Ebay help please!

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  1. ILoveDinobot

    ILoveDinobot Arise Rodimus Prime

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    I can't believe I did this, but I just put a bid on an auction on Ebay without seeing if the seller accepted Paypal. And she/he doesn't so is there anyway I can retract my bid?
     
  2. MegaMoonMan

    MegaMoonMan www.megamoonman.com TFW2005 Supporter

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    You have to ask them if you can, I believe. Or, you could just send them a MO.
     
  3. ILoveDinobot

    ILoveDinobot Arise Rodimus Prime

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    I just emailed the seller, but how do I get a money order?
     
  4. SPLIT LIP

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    At the bank! They'll show you how.
     
  5. adamthered

    adamthered Reads comics. Starts shit

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    I would actually skip getting one from the bank because banks normally charge an astronomical amount for their money orders.

    You can usually pick up a money order from the customer service area of most grocery stores. A Western Union money order from a grocery store should be no more than a dollar.
     
  6. Soundwave84

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    aww poor dinobot!!! i have done that too many times
     
  7. XJunky

    XJunky Howdy Ho Veteran TFW2005 Supporter

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    You can buy US Postal money orders too. Any Post Office will sell them.

    ~X
     
  8. MegaPrime33

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    If you want the item, I would suggest getting a US postal money order. They're cheaper than the bank MOs and easy to get.
     
  9. X-BRAWN81

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    I'd go with a Postal Money Order, I think they're the best out there.
     
  10. darkmgmstr

    darkmgmstr Blue Lantern Corps Member

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    Any market sells money orders. If you don't wanna go to the post office, your nearest market should sell money orders. I know my markets sell them. Good luck with your lil problem.
     
  11. ILoveDinobot

    ILoveDinobot Arise Rodimus Prime

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    No if I win the auction I will go to the post office, thanks :) 
     
  12. Motor_Master

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    Yeah the post office is the best bet. Ive had sellers specifically state that any money orders received must be from the post office.
     
  13. ILoveDinobot

    ILoveDinobot Arise Rodimus Prime

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    well I was just outbid so I guess it all worked out for the best :D  I got to pay more attention. But at least now I know where to get a money order from in case I ever need one. Thanks everyone :) 
     
  14. FreshDebesh

    FreshDebesh <b><font color=brickred>oye chak de phatte!</font> Veteran

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    Even though the problem's been resolved, you can alternatively get a money order at 7-11, in case its after 5 pm.
     

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