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Old January 29th, 2013, 11:29 AM   #24 (permalink)
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Default Re: Safest way to buy a Galaxy S III on Criagslist?

Originally Posted by DonB View Post
FYI for those that do want to buy from CL in the future, the best and safest way to do so, before meeting with the seller, you tell him you want to be able to call the carrier on the spot with all the info to make sure the phone is clean, once he or she says OK, you meet up with him or her, and then you call the carrier and give them all the info, they will then also want to talk to the seller and get more info, then they will immediately tell you if the phone is good or not.
Meeting at the store would satisfy this as well. That's what I've always done in the past.

If anyone is trying to scam you, they aren't going to meet you there.
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