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Selling on Facebook Marketplace...Aaaaargh!

Discussion in 'Sidewinders Bar & Grille' started by Lone Woof, Sep 11, 2019.

  1. CalicoSkies

    CalicoSkies Senior Stratmaster

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    That, and the buyers who don't get back to you after asking if it's still available.

    Not too long ago, I had a mountain bike for sale on OfferUp. Someone was interested in it, and then I didn't hear back from him for a while. I messaged them back, and apparently they didn't get my last message, and he said he ended up buying a different bike but would have preferred mine.. Really?? I did end up selling it to someone else though.
     
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  2. Lone Woof

    Lone Woof Senior Stratmaster

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    Agreed. That button has to go. Also, if someone's too lazy to type in an inquiry, they're probably too lazy to drive somewhere to buy something.
     
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  3. Lone Woof

    Lone Woof Senior Stratmaster

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    Yeah, sure, come on over and I'll cook dinner for you, too. Then I'll let you borrow my Jag so you can better acquaint yourself with it before buying one.
     
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  4. Dadocaster

    Dadocaster Dr. Stratster Strat-Talk Supporter

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    I am kind of a grumpy ass but I really can't find much to dislike about FB Marketplace even while acknowledging the couple of oddities.
     
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  5. Thrup'ny Bit

    Thrup'ny Bit Grand Master Curmudgeon Strat-Talk Supporter

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    100 miles? I get guys wanting a lower price because they came all 4 miles from Rotherham.
     
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    ProSonicLive Senior Stratmaster

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