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Buying off Kitmondo--Safe??


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#1 Steve Zimmerman

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Posted 13 March 2013 - 01:19 PM

 

 
I was interested in purchasing an expensive piece of video production equipment from a seller on Kitmondo.  Is this safe? Will Paypal protect me? 
 
I find zero reviews for this site, good or bad online... ANYWHERE??  :unsure: 
 
What do you guys think?  Anybody have a personal experience?
 
 
Sorry if this is the wrong place to post this. 
Thanks in advance,
 
Steve Zimmerman
Charleston SC

Edited by Steve Zimmerman, 13 March 2013 - 01:23 PM.

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#2 Will Montgomery

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Posted 19 March 2013 - 03:55 PM

Kitmondo is more like Craigslist than eBay. They offer the listing service and if it is a big enough sale someone from Kitmondo will call and try to facilitate/broker the deal and I'm sure they take a nice chunk. It comes down to the person you're buying from just like eBay. However they tend to have bigger ticket items from companies rather than individuals.


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#3 Kate Strugenko

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Posted 02 April 2013 - 05:45 AM

I've tried to sell some stuff there, but...

Two bidders and nobody at the end.

I think it's not so popular to sell there.

Also there's a lot of legit sellers who has accounts in other resources selling there. I think that buying from a legit seller at kitmondo is ok.


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