Buyer received 'empty box' and filed dispute. Scam?! - eBay

08-06-2015· Hi there firstly keep calm and very nicely ask the buyer to take a photo of the empty package including the postage receipt on the front and insure them not to worry as the item is fully insured. The photo will then show you the insurance number ie CV that should be on the pink. green and white form attached to the package..

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24-07-2018· The empty item box had clearly been unwrapped/unsealed and opened—and the original computer part had been taken out. The buyer shipped me an empty box as the "return". - To summarize: The buyer bought the item NEW and SEALED from me, then immiedietaly requested a return and a refund.

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07-06-2021· eBay Seller Hit Hard with Empty-Box and Fake-Track: by: l.l. Mon Jun 7 13:47:35 2021: i have sold on ebay for around 25 yrs. use turn off feature for overseas buyers and south american buyers for these sorts of items, there is always trouble when sending expensive items to 2nd and 3rd world countries or really any country other than your own (our laws do not apply to people in other …

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20-01-2015· Buyer claiming i sent empty box ... 20-01-2015 3:40 PM. Buyer just messaged me, saying the box was full of a stack of paper, he opened the case saying he recieved an empty box. Just asked for all his details, i.e full name, address, date of birth, …

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06-08-2015· Fast forward 2 weeks after receiving the item, the buyer files for non-receipt of goodsthroughPayPal, claiming they received the package but box empty, no contents. After 2 weeks of receiving it and you're telling me now the box is empty?! Oh C'MON. Mind you, I did not get a message from the buyer about the issue straight after they received it.

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07-06-2021· By: Reader. Not sure if this is newsworthy or not, but I am an eBay seller of 20 years who just got hit HARD by Russian scammers on a single Macbook Air listing - 5 out of 9 sold were scammers who either pulled the "Empty Box" scam or returned an empty envelope to a school in the same zip code using a doctored return label.

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05-04-2021· eBay buyer scam examples. Buying products through eBay is usually straightforward, ... The empty box scam. This is a scam to watch for if you are looking for a highly popular item that is generating a lot of media attention, has a limited release, or is difficult to get elsewhere.

Solved: $810 Empty Box Scam: Buyer Returned an Empty …

25-07-2018· Hello, I'm really scared that I just got scammed out of $810 by a buyer. Here's what happened: - I sold a computer part for $810 on July 8th via eBay (auction) and I shipped it out via USPS the follwing day. - The buyer received the item and promptly asked for a return as well as a refund on...

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05-11-2020· 3. eBay Buyer Receives An Empty Box. In case you encounter a brand new item that is offered at an unexpected and relatively low price, you can be sure that this is a scam. You will be fooled if you order it. Actually, the seller will set the price and expect …

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07-06-2021· Not sure if this is newsworthy or not, but I am an eBay seller of 20 years who just got hit HARD by Russian scammers on a single Macbook Air listing - 5 out of 9 sold were scammers who either pulled the "Empty Box" scam or returned an empty envelope to a school in the same zip code using a doctored return label.

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20-01-2015· You should have the receipt & the weight for item on the receipt for the parcel so ask the buyer to send you a copy of the package clearly showing the PO/courier stamps then let the buyer know that you will ask the courier or Royal Mail (depending who you used to send the item to buyer) to investigate the matter as surely if laptop was not in the box then it will clearly show that the parcel was tampered with so impossible that item was not in the box . Let buyer …

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16-09-2020· eBay Buyer Scams to Avoid. Be aware of any of the following buyer scams on eBay. Buyer Claims You Only Sent an Empty Box. Unlike the seller scam that involves empty boxes, this one you can fight back against. Make sure to take photographic evidence ...

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21-11-2013· The buyer returned the empty box. 21-11-2013 11:53 PM. I sold the phone iPhon4 16gb Black as damaged (For parts or not working) no signal, and (do not accept return). When you send your buyer he report the phone is not as described, which was completely untrue, but eBay agreed with him, and commanded a refund after sending telefomu the seller.

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16-08-2018· Re: Beware of fraud buyer! they claim you send empty box and eBay just refund without investigation! Asiatic buyers may have lower scores, but blame Asiatic buyers publicly without any proof, is not the right thing to do, also it's against the eBay policy. The poster didn't even say it is Asiatic buyer.

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07-06-2021· eBay Seller Hit Hard with Empty-Box and Fake-Track: by: eBaySince2006 : Tue Jun 8 09:47:24 2021: Yes these scammers have been hitting us hard as well. It's gotten really bad this year. We have a "high unauthorized payment chargeback rate" on PayPal and it's only due to all the fraud going on. Most of the fraud is to Delaware addresses.

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16-09-2020· 09-16-2020 12:38 PM. Your word against the buyer. Ebay will always side with the buyer. Otherwise ebay will do it for you and let the buyer keep the item. You must issue a refund when you receive the item. If you are a TRS (top rated seller) you can withhold up to 50% of the refund for returning a empty …