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Old 10-13-2010
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Good grief. 8 out of 10 emails I got are from scammers who want to steal my belongings on that site. So sick and tired of getting emails like them.

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You and me both.That`s why i don`t sell on craigslist anylonger.
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Some products are worse than others for sure. They spend all day sending 1000s of emails with the same cut and paste crap. Broken English with great offers... But I find some good sales off there so I dont mind weeding through the crap. BUT all sales are done through a standalone website so they have to checkout through PayPal or merchant. That weeds out the scammers pretty fast

Not practical in many situations I know. But its free as apposed to 10% on eBay.
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When I list on Craigslist I select the "hide" option and leave my phone number in the ads. No scammers :-)

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Good grief. 8 out of 10 emails I got are from scammers who want to steal my belongings on that site. So sick and tired of getting emails like them.

*rant rant rant*
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Exactly...this weeds out almost 99% of scammers and leaves the REAL people; however, I suggest getting CALL FORWARDING if you POST A LOT on CL. But I won't explain the rules here, THIS...IS...EBAYYYY!!!!!!!

Btw, if you sell items on there...obviously DONT accept PP
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