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Subject: how to sell credits?
Date Posted: 3/29/2009 7:39 PM ET
Member Since: 7/24/2008
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i use paypal already.  how do i go about selling credits?

Date Posted: 3/29/2009 8:39 PM ET
Member Since: 8/23/2007
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There's a thread in the Book Bazaar called Looking to Buy or Sell credits where you can post how many you have to sell and how much you want. I posted there the other day and I also put a note in my signature. I sold 20 today to someone who saw it in my signature line. She PM'd me with how many she wants. I pm'd her with my Paypal email address. When she sent the money, I buddied her the credits.

Date Posted: 3/29/2009 8:55 PM ET
Member Since: 5/29/2007
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If you are comfortable with other forms of payment, be sure to mention it.  I've sold credits and took a personal check, and it worked just fine.  Not trying to convince you, just make sure to list whatever forms of payment you will accept.

Date Posted: 3/29/2009 9:44 PM ET
Member Since: 4/25/2007
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Make sure you know what kind of Paypal account you have--can you accept credit card payments or does it have to be bank transfer or Paypal balance transfer?  If you can't accept CC payments, definitely specify that.

Date Posted: 3/30/2009 10:16 AM ET
Member Since: 5/10/2005
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Usually the procedure is the other person PayPal's you the money (or sends a check) and once you have the money in your PP account you buddy them the credits.

http://www.paperbackswap.com/forum/topic.php?t=147585  is the current thread in the book bazaar.