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April 08, 2012, 01:29:53 PM
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Hi, I'm looking for some bitcoins, I'd like to eventually get 50-100 from mtgox but for the time being, i was wondering who would want to go out on a limb and sell me some? I don't want to get screwed with rates like on virwox for anything more than a couple of btc, but I'm willing to do what it takes to gain trust. I have a good eBay account, fb, whatever. You don't have to pm me, you can post here (I'd prefer to be public). Does anyone know how long I have to wait before people won't be afraid of me filing a chargeback? I know it's a while. I also just opened a skrill but I've had my PayPal for a long time.
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April 08, 2012, 01:37:08 PM
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PayPal can be charged back as far as 6 months in the future so I'm guessing pretty long.

Maybe try to mine a couple of Bitcoins/Bitcents instead? Otherwise try to find someone close to you and do the transaction in cash Smiley

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April 08, 2012, 01:39:45 PM
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I wish. I'm studying abroad right now, so I can't mine or link my bank account to an exchange
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April 08, 2012, 01:46:19 PM
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Check and see if someone is close to you

https://en.bitcoin.it/wiki/Trade#Local.2FIn-Hand_Exchanges

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April 08, 2012, 01:51:13 PM
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That's pretty cool, but I'd rather just wait till I get home btc that's pretty inconvenient right now. In the mean time, anyone want to sell just 1 bitcoin?
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April 09, 2012, 02:33:23 AM
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your name is "honest bob", so you're probably legit.  Cheesy

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April 09, 2012, 07:11:54 AM
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spit and a handshake's as good as pgp public key authentication down where I was raised, that's how I see it yeehaw
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April 10, 2012, 12:33:39 PM
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i have some i need to sell urgently
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April 11, 2012, 12:38:34 AM
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my site if anyone needs it...
http://minibits.weebly.com/
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April 11, 2012, 10:27:02 AM
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i have some i need to sell urgently

I'm in the middle of verifying dwolla, but I'd be glad to buy some from you at a decent rate.
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