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Old Jun 08, 2012, 01:40 PM
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Seller needs to pony up the dollars...If not go after him !
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Old Jun 08, 2012, 03:22 PM
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Originally Posted by Nethole View Post
I searched through the online forsale items, and looked for everyone who bought from the person around the same time i did. I saw a large number of things for sale by the seller. I PM-ed each person to ask if they had received their merchandise. Each person told me that they had received 'my daughter's in the hospital message'.

I saw this seller had been posting online for several days after completing sales.

This made me think the seller was trying to make a cash grab before junking his rcgroups account. It wouldn't be the first time someone who had be registered for a while 'ditched a bunch of buyers' at the same time.

If there's a legitimate medical problem, that sucks, but don't use a 'supposed' medical problem 4 days after a sale to claim to be a reason why you couldn't ship earlier.

Time for the seller to just refund the money, as has been requested by me through PMs, and via paypal.
It's a shame we don't think,(me included) to do this before we make a deal....I only buy from folks with at least a 35 TR,and I'm just too trusting,still.Following you statement might save us all some problems.You are right to notify Paypal.Good luck.
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Old Jun 08, 2012, 04:55 PM
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Sad if the daughter story is true, but if not he should have picked a more original BS story.

What next, a loser family member figured out ALL of his passwords?

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Old Jun 09, 2012, 08:07 AM
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I received a refund.
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Old Jun 10, 2012, 07:10 AM
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I received my refund also. Not sure what to think about Sharon. He did not hesitate to refund my account. Thank's Nethole for the heads up.
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Old Jun 10, 2012, 09:24 PM
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5 days?? Stuff happens.. I mean you could at least wait a week. I know it sucks but seriously.. Life happens guys. By all means, file the paypal claim, I would just wait a few before jumping to calling people scammers. At least he refunded your money quick, I mean he didnt scam you if you got your money back that fast.
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Old Jun 10, 2012, 10:33 PM
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Sharonx is a great trader, we all have lives outside of rcgroups and stuff happens. Some people just haveore patients than others.
I just waited over 3 weeks on an item to be shipped because the seller was going through personal problems, stuff happens.
I guess having kids teaches you patients.
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Old Jun 23, 2012, 12:27 PM
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I got the item I problems. I asked Sharonx about the issue and he said his daughter was in the hosp. But all was good with the sale. I trusted him and let it my item at a great price.

Sorry bout your luck....if you hadent asked for the might have gotten a great deal on some great stuff at good prices!

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