is nds-card.com safe?

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  1. jupitteer
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    jupitteer GBAtemp Lurker

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    I know that it sponsors GBATemp, but when I ordered my r4i gold it told me to email a chinese sounding email address, and that they would then give me their paypal... Wtf?
     


  2. Oleboy555

    Oleboy555 Wie dit leest is een zemmel

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    nds-card.com is a 100% legit
     
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    jupitteer GBAtemp Lurker

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    What is up with the whole email thing though?
     
  4. Oleboy555

    Oleboy555 Wie dit leest is een zemmel

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    So basically, you ordered via paypal, got an email that looked suspicious, that said that they will give their paypal?
     
  5. TheVinAnator

    TheVinAnator GBATemp's Greatest Vin

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    Sounds about right! I've ordered.
     
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    jupitteer GBAtemp Lurker

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    Why does it work like that though?
     
  7. TheVinAnator

    TheVinAnator GBATemp's Greatest Vin

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    So they don't get busted I assume.
     
  8. Oleboy555

    Oleboy555 Wie dit leest is een zemmel

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    Maybe they dont have an automated way of processing paypal payments, ive seen it elsewhere
     
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    I was sketch at first too, but after my first purchase I saw they were great at what they do. It's cheap and it's worth it. I've ordered 5 times from them :)
     
  10. LichbannMejolaro

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    AFAIK, their official Paypal account was banned because of Piracy, so they use a different one and only give it through email.

    I bought a R4I Gold recently with them and paid with credit card. If I'm not mistaken, the bill came with a clothing shop name or something like this.
     
  11. Oleboy555

    Oleboy555 Wie dit leest is een zemmel

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    If they get caught, they will have to pay millions, it happened before to a different reseller
     
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    proflayton123 悲しみ

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    The above stated. I've ordered from here flawlesslyy
     
  13. MarioMasta64

    MarioMasta64 hi. i make batch stuff and portable shiz

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    i ordered an r4i sdhc from them and it worked fine ^^" but yea its really weird lol
     
  14. proflayton123

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    It works like you would send money to a friend but actually the company


    Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
     
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    MarioMasta64 hi. i make batch stuff and portable shiz

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    NDS-Card is legitimate. Ordered my DSTT a few months ago. They do the whole email thing so they do not publicly post the email. Selling flash carts and accepting PayPal is problematic. Simply email them, they will send you the address, and you send the funds as goods to them. Still have PayPal protection, without them needing to declare the goods. You should get an email very quickly with confirmation.

    EDIT: My mistake. You choose services, not goods. Still get PayPal buyer protection.
     
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    Paypal and most credit card processors tend to not allow certain kinds of business. Flashcarts being one of those kinds.
     
  18. Lilith Valentine

    Lilith Valentine GBATemp's Wolfdog™ I drool on my knife

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    The email thing was setup because paypal bans paypal accounts related to flashcart sites.. So they setup a roundabout method to avoid getting banned.
    Nds-card.com is actually the official sponsor of GBATemp. So they are both trusted, safe, and help support the Temp.
     
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  19. MarioMasta64

    MarioMasta64 hi. i make batch stuff and portable shiz

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    just sent off my money. now i wait. -impatience intensifies- lol.
     
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    Did it arrive?