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#1 k3eax

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Posted 24 November 2017 - 22:46

https://www.ebay.com...4&ul_noapp=true



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#2 sdbruder

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Posted 25 November 2017 - 03:21

Its $4.99, not $0.99, that’s the ink cartridges, old eBay trick. 



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Posted 25 November 2017 - 03:22

Its $4.99, not $0.99, that’s the ink cartridges, old eBay trick. 

Actually, the ink cartridges are $1.99 - it's the spare nib that's $0.99!



#4 sdbruder

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Posted 25 November 2017 - 03:23

yes, you are right

 

Actually, the ink cartridges are $1.99 - it's the spare nib that's $0.99!



#5 k3eax

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Posted 25 November 2017 - 13:09

Please explain; I've carefully read the vendor's description and fail to see how it is anything other than a legitimate offer. Also, I see that the vendor has a 100% rating. 



#6 k3eax

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Posted 25 November 2017 - 13:13

Please explain; I've carefully read the vendor's description and fail to see how it is anything other than a legitimate offer. Also, I see that the vendor has a 100% rating. 

Silly and naive me, I clicked onto "Buy Now"and instantly became aware of the scam! 



#7 k3eax

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Posted 25 November 2017 - 14:01

Having been greatly annoyed by the vendor's (jiangkg2009) deceptive practice, I decided to file a report only to find that the page containing the report form would not download. Could this be how the vendor has maintained a 100% rating?


Edited by k3eax, 25 November 2017 - 14:03.


#8 Bobje

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Posted 25 November 2017 - 15:50

This is a useful thread, k3eax, because it will help other people avoid similar scams. Thank you.

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#9 sdbruder

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Posted 25 November 2017 - 17:05

Silly and naive me, I clicked onto "Buy Now"and instantly became aware of the scam! 

 

 

That would be my suggestion, "try to buy a pen for $0.99 then we talk about it”.



#10 k3eax

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Posted 26 November 2017 - 16:33

I've reported the vendor's deceptive price-listing to eBay. And now question for those who may have in the past filed similar reports: does eBay investigate and do you think that any action will be taken in this instance? 



#11 WolvertonMountain

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Posted 26 November 2017 - 23:57

In my experience...

I have contacted eBay via phone to file complaints about deceptive listings.

These contacts result in the eBay rep talking a good story,

BUT NOTHING EVER HAPPENS with the vendor or the vendors' listings.

 

Pretty much the same results with third party listings on Amazon.

 

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