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Is it safe to accept western union to ship a gpu out of the country. Anyone been through this before? What extra charges and all of that.
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Lots of charges and fees, not the safest way to accept $$ - use something such as Paypal or Amazon that guarantees you payment.
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Lots? it's like 10%... You can have them send it online, you go pick it up, pay for shipping with the cash, and get out of there.
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As long as you receive payment before sending it you should be fine. Just do not ship before you receive the funds.
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u gonna get scammed
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You people need to stop being so desperate for money and need to practice more patience or discipline.
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Whatever you do be sure too have proof of delivery.
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what would be wrong with it... as long as you can get the person to cover the fee's then what are they going to do to you??
    
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Originally Posted by drnilly007 View Post
Is it safe to accept western union to ship a gpu out of the country. Anyone been through this before? What extra charges and all of that.
just use paypal. i've sent a Q6600 all the way out to Bulgaria.

just make sure you have pics of everything as well as tracking and make sure you add the tracking and everything.

if you document everything, then you'll be fine.
    
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For online transactions, I recommend online payments.
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