(08-01-2011 11:54 AM)captdolo Wrote: I go BV to BV for the most part with exceptions... like my 100BV Lincecum Auto rookie books for 100, but sells for 80-85 very often...with that I am not going to trade for lesser cards that sell of less than half of BV all the time
Also people like to keep big fish for when I see another big fish that I want. I need the big cards to get other big cards.
(08-01-2011 12:04 PM)griffan15 Wrote: The trend I've noticed is that this is usually done by the more seasoned members of this board (not sure why that is though). They will send me an "open offer" of anywhere from 5-10 cards with a BV of $20-50. I counter with 2-5 cards with the same BV and they will automatically cancel the trade with a comment of "I don't trade inserts for SPs, or Base for Inserts, etc".
1) That's not an open offer
2) If BV is the same (especially under $50), does it really matter?
3) If you trade like this, then send a comment with your trade that you only trade base-base, insert-insert, etc
4) Don't just cancel the trade, counter with something (and a comment) and most people will easily find something else to make the trade
If not, it's a complete waste of everyone's time
(08-01-2011 12:14 PM)dbroockerd Wrote: I am a seasoned member. I assure you I will never cancel a trade with anyone without commenting. I think its rude to just cancel. I always comment. It happens to me though all the time.
(08-01-2011 12:27 PM)griffan15 Wrote: I don't even know the reason as to why, but it's happened to me a handful of times and it's always from a veteran member, that's all I'm saying. Not you though, we've done a few transactions with no issue at all.
(08-01-2011 12:31 PM)dbroockerd Wrote: I think its the newer guys wanna trade and need a few to get started and the older guys get to where they don't care or are tired of some of the offers they get.
(08-01-2011 12:50 PM)talkntribe Wrote: If thats true I think some of these older members that do that need to either remove their trades or list the stuff they are only seeking. Offers come all the time and thats because we have cards up for trade. I don't know what people will offer. I find it interesting. Kinda fun in away. I think the ones who are rude or just cancel with no reason are the ones who need to leave the trading alone. Jmo!