(10-17-2012 08:12 PM)chevy man 22 Wrote: I did a BO just the other day the guy wanted $16 so I offered $8 which I thought was still fair and he counted at $15.75. lol
(10-17-2012 10:25 PM)jplarson Wrote: 100% agreed! I remember seeing a pack searcher first in the mid-90s, looking for die-cut cards. Now these fools are looking for thicker jersey cards, damaging other packs in the process. And is it really worth the time to drive around, looking for the one or two hits? Makes me wish every pack came with decoys.
(10-18-2012 05:15 PM)pbean Wrote: scammer's, lowballer's, people who don't pay/send their end of the trade ..... shall I continue ???
it's become disturbing the amount of trades we have had gone bad, I've had to launch 6 "report buyers" on da 'bay this month alone (believe it or not I only sold 19 items ??? ) it's honestly getting kind of depressing
I still work on a "handshake" and a "man's word" but maybe that's my folly
I'm down to about 10-15 people I will trade with now, been burned way too many times, and am totally tired of folks trying to get the "upper hand"
I love collecting and sharing with others, it's a passion that's hard to give up, but folks are changing ..... it's no longer the love of the game, it's turning ugly to say the least ..... it's cardboard, not Google stocks ???
this is one of the reasons I have been "quiet" of late ..... I haven't many positive things to say ..... and if things don't turn around soon, I'll just stop trading etc. altogether and just work on our PC's
just my thoughts .....
(10-18-2012 03:07 AM)slotman11 Wrote: Flippers in general suck IMHO.... I know it's part if the hobby, but its sickening selling my cards to a person and giving them a sick deal because I was told it was for their "PC" then a week later it is for sale on fleabay for three times what they paid... Not cool...
(10-18-2012 10:30 PM)totter Wrote: Panini, nuff said... funny how my low low end redemptioms get to my house. Had a couple nice ones once in a blue moon...
(10-15-2012 11:34 PM)bakerman8419 Wrote: Just to get an overall feel...What do you think is the worst part of this hobby?