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Old 01-14-2012, 12:16 AM   #51 (permalink)
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Their shipping costs sucks, especially if you need your cards in a reasonable amount of time. COMC usually runs a shipping special every 4 months or so. Wait for the shipping special if you can. Jim W.
I plan to do just that. I'm also sending in some cards now (thanks to you!) I'm hoping I can generate some sales from those to pay for my shipping.
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Old 01-14-2012, 12:17 AM   #52 (permalink)
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I plan to do just that. I'm also sending in some cards now (thanks to you!) I'm hoping I can generate some sales from those to pay for my shipping.
What's the bulk cost, or is $25 the bulk shipping?
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Old 01-14-2012, 12:36 AM   #53 (permalink)
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What's the bulk cost, or is $25 the bulk shipping?
Bulk is $16, like XL5 said. There's no way in hell I want these black bordered cards coming without a sleeve though.
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Old 01-14-2012, 01:10 AM   #54 (permalink)
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I plan to do just that. I'm also sending in some cards now (thanks to you!) I'm hoping I can generate some sales from those to pay for my shipping.
I mailed the discount card out to you on Thursday. Is your mail service any good? Hopefully, it gets to you tomorrow.
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Old 01-14-2012, 03:56 AM   #55 (permalink)
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to the people that asked... i have an account but i do not have a credit or debit card so i have no way of putting money on my account. when i do purchase on comc i use my WIFES PAYPAL ACCOUNT!. There are about 20 cards on there right now i would purchase if i was able to make offers!
You're assuming the sellers would accept your offers...basically you want cards on there cheaper, you're not benefitting the sellers.
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Old 01-21-2012, 03:04 AM   #56 (permalink)
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I've always considered this fair because if I was selling I'd hope to hit the listed price, but if someone was to combine a few into an offer I'd give them a break just as I would on BO. And as I buyer I automatically try to get the lowest price I can, so as long as I get a seller who doesn't overvalue his stuff and works with me, even just with a counter-offer, I'm happy. That's why I always try to buy a few from one seller, so I'm more likely to get a discount. My only pet peeve is when someone lists something near, at, or more than full book, because it makes it much harder to make a reasonable offer on it. Other than that, COMC has been great for me.
Why would that be a "pet peeve"? Do you not think the seller deserves to get "near or at book value"? The name of the game when you are a seller is to get the most you can for your item. If you (the seller) are listing your items at book or slightly below and I want those items, I am content to pay "what an item is worth".
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Old 01-21-2012, 03:12 AM   #57 (permalink)
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Going to be 21 days for my order to arrive from last weekend. Even with a few days of snow, thats WAY WAY EXCESSIVE.
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You're assuming the sellers would accept your offers...basically you want cards on there cheaper, you're not benefitting the sellers.
Most sellers will accept a slightly better offer. why is this even still being talked about
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Old 01-21-2012, 10:14 AM   #59 (permalink)
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to the people that asked... i have an account but i do not have a credit or debit card so i have no way of putting money on my account. when i do purchase on comc i use my WIFES PAYPAL ACCOUNT!. There are about 20 cards on there right now i would purchase if i was able to make offers!
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she lets me use the paypal and cc to pay for things but she wont make a comc account. i can buy cards on comc i just cant make better offers!
LOGIN to YOUR ACCOUNT.

Then when you are logged in you select BUY MORE STORE CREDIT.

Select the amount you wish to add and click PROCEED TO CHECKOUT.

Login to HER PAYPAL ACCOUNT.

Add the credit to YOUR COMC ACCOUNT.
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Old 01-21-2012, 10:47 AM   #60 (permalink)
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LOGIN to YOUR ACCOUNT.

Then when you are logged in you select BUY MORE STORE CREDIT.

Select the amount you wish to add and click PROCEED TO CHECKOUT.

Login to HER PAYPAL ACCOUNT.

Add the credit to YOUR COMC ACCOUNT.
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LOGIN to YOUR ACCOUNT.

Then when you are logged in you select BUY MORE STORE CREDIT.

Select the amount you wish to add and click PROCEED TO CHECKOUT.

Login to HER PAYPAL ACCOUNT.

Add the credit to YOUR COMC ACCOUNT.
I might give that a try! LET THE DEALS BEGIN!
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I might give that a try! LET THE DEALS BEGIN!
Be sure and make a Youtube video about it.
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Be sure and make a Youtube video about it.
thats whats up
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Going to be 21 days for my order to arrive from last weekend. Even with a few days of snow, thats WAY WAY EXCESSIVE.
How is that the case? I have had 2 Kolbrin Vitek autos shipped within 2 days. They do ship everything first class in a bubble mailer.
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Going to be 21 days for my order to arrive from last weekend. Even with a few days of snow, thats WAY WAY EXCESSIVE.
I agree with benshobbies - what are you talking about? Is this 21 days for a COMC shipment? Or 21 for a Sportlots? Or 21 otherwise?

My longest COMC wait ever was like 7 shipping days. I'm real curious to hear how someone waited 14 days longer.
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Old 01-21-2012, 04:17 PM   #67 (permalink)
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thats whats up
Can you not make a PayPal for yourself?
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Can you not make a PayPal for yourself?
i dont have a checking account.
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Can you not make a PayPal for yourself?
He doesn't have a credit or debit card in his name, nor does he have a bank account, apparently. He's a Straight Shooter. Translated: his mom/"wife" gives him a weekly allowance of 3 Monopoly dollars
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#@#@#@#@ if I had a COMC I would want to sell to you, I than could see my cards in an epic mailday youtube video
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#@#@#@#@ if I had a COMC I would want to sell to you, I than could see my cards in an epic mailday youtube video
you sure could.
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I agree with benshobbies - what are you talking about? Is this 21 days for a COMC shipment? Or 21 for a Sportlots? Or 21 otherwise?

My longest COMC wait ever was like 7 shipping days. I'm real curious to hear how someone waited 14 days longer.
Read my post, and check their site. They are "behind" because of the snow and now because they are "short" on staff. So... The order I placed on the 14th of January has YET TO SHIP. NOW, they have a note on there that says processing times for "standard" shipments is being increased to 7 days packaging time. So to do the math, it will be 14 days BEFORE MY STUFF IS EVEN IN THE MAIL! On top of that, 3-7 days transit time and you have.... 17-21 days.
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Old 01-21-2012, 06:22 PM   #73 (permalink)
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How is that the case? I have had 2 Kolbrin Vitek autos shipped within 2 days. They do ship everything first class in a bubble mailer.
Ive bought your stuff on there before, and usually its not this bad but it indeed seems to get worse. Somehow their staffing issues are the buyers problem. I detailed above how my package will indeed take up to 21 days.
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Old 01-21-2012, 06:24 PM   #74 (permalink)
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I agree with benshobbies - what are you talking about? Is this 21 days for a COMC shipment? Or 21 for a Sportlots? Or 21 otherwise?

My longest COMC wait ever was like 7 shipping days. I'm real curious to hear how someone waited 14 days longer.
I know I live in Canada and everything but they quote 4 - 6 weeks for shipping here which is a pretty long time.
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Old 01-21-2012, 06:34 PM   #75 (permalink)
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Shipping Status & New Options CheckOutMyCards.com Blog

There is a link. How about instead of creating new shipping options, work on shipping stuff you are behind on? So basically they are saying even though I ordered a week ago, someone else can order on Monday and get the stuff shipped about 7 days ahead of mine. Yuck.
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