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11-26-2015 04:18 PM
11-25-2015 02:42 PM
But ebay does nothing. I see zero feedback users who have not paid (by the way to burst auctions, obviously) and there still actives, BRAVO!
A NEW user who doesn't pay on their first purchase is a RISK to sellers and possibly a fake account. Ebay should chase them or change the policy for new users, stricter, for obvious reasons, at least. Meanwhile I have to fight in some of my auctions for cutting heads (zero feedbacks users but very unreliables and I know for my OWN experience, unfortunately, and LOST money).
11-24-2015 09:44 PM
11-22-2015 03:49 PM
Lately I have had several troubles with zero feedback and I lost sales and money on my auctions but I can't do anything because ebay does nothing when ebay could do something (eg BLOCK the first non payment of an user with zero feedback!!), it's that simple and OBVIOUS. I have the filter for buyers but I can't prevent the zero feedback so I'm vulnerable all the time with this kind of users (principally from CHINA) if they bid on last moment. It's incredible that nothing is done about it.
Right now I've lost a sale of $300 and the last month the same thing. Fantastic!!
10-11-2015 01:55 AM
How about the ability to halt the zero bidder until they can be vetted. There are sellers out there, with fake accounts , the deliberately drive up the price of an item. Then theirs looks more attractive at the lower price.
07-15-2015 10:20 AM
04-23-2015 11:01 PM
04-22-2015 12:03 PM
Oh and another thing... those that have zero feedback and just buy stuff buy it now and actually pay for it! theres a novel idea? thats how I received my feedback!
04-22-2015 11:58 AM
I have been trying to sell my iphone 6 for over a week now... each time someone with zero feedback buys it then tries to send my fake emails for payment from paypal! its getting old!
04-22-2015 02:51 AM
I too am feeling the pain from newbies
I sell cheap audio spare parts and ship worldwide, mostly to other guys like me who like to tinker with old mixing desks. 95% of buyers are cool and grateful to be able to track down hard-to -find parts.
However, the zero feedback crew are killing me;
They don't read the listing, pay a few bucks postage to ship their item to Russia then expect full tracking, claim non-delivery and I have to refund in full etc etc
It's making me think is it all worth the hassle of ebaying?
Will ebay listen and allow us to bar zero feedback buyers?
DJ Supplies Australia
04-16-2015 09:32 AM
04-12-2015 09:37 AM
There should be an option to block zero feedback profiles. I feel a seller especially a non-business owner has the right to determine the specifics of who they want to sell too. I dont feel I am the seller to be someones first transaction. I have experienced absolutely no payment or contact from those types for a couple years now. They always tend to pop up as high bidder on any item I sell of substantial $ amount. I believe it scares away any real bidder when they bid against a zero feedback (which always gives the impression of a shill fake bidder) trying to get more money out of them. I know I stop bidding when I see I get outbid by a zero feedback bidder who has had a profile since 2012 and now is competing with me on an item. This has been a plague for me on Ebay and as of today I have had to cancel a zero bidder only to have another one pop right up on my item only hours later. Its pretty sad when I know that any item I post over a certain amount is going to have to be policed by me every couple hours to keep it looking honest and to prevent me from being stuck on the end waiting several days for the timeframe to expire on waiting for a payment that will never arrive. I do miss the days when a seller could post feedback against a profile like that stating it never paid or contacted the seller. It made it easy when I could review the bidder and see that they dont pay, I could then quickly kill their fake bid on the spot and block them.
04-10-2015 10:10 AM