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  1. #1
    Join Date
    Jun. 26, 2011

    Default Tack Trader

    Anyone have experience buying/selling on Tack Trader? I have an offer on my saddle and I'm just trying to figure out payment methods and shipping methods because I've never used this type of site and I don't want either of us to screwed over. Thanks!

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Jul. 9, 2007
    Cincinnati, Ohio


    I have bought and sold saddles off of Tack Trader and used Pay Pal for the transactions. No problems with payment from the parties that purchased my saddle. I added the actual shipping costs to the purchase price. The funds were released to the seller when the saddle was shipped.

  3. #3
    Join Date
    Jan. 6, 2009


    I would use PayPal or ask for a certified check before shipping the saddle.

  4. #4
    Join Date
    Nov. 5, 2002
    way out west


    I bought a saddle from TackTrader and paid by personal check. She shipped the saddle after my check cleared. Yes, it made me nervous, but I had talked to her several times over the phone and found out we had a couple of acquaintences in common, she gave me her business info, home address, etc. It worked out great, the saddle was even better than I'd hoped it would be.

    That said, I'm more comfortable with PayPal. I've bought several items through Ebay, and have never had an issue with PP.

  5. #5
    Join Date
    Nov. 4, 2003
    Dallas, Georgia


    I only accept PayPal or a money order. Nothing ships until it's cleared.
    I only ship UPS Ground because it's insured and 100% trackable.
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