EBay in trouble .

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by Sissy, Feb 11, 2009.

  1. Sissy

    Sissy Songster

    Jul 18, 2007
    Sevier county, Tn.
    has anyone heard about E-bay
    filing for bankrupcy?I hear the problems have been progressing for quite a time.
  2. JennsPeeps

    JennsPeeps Rhymes with 'henn'

    Jun 14, 2008
    South Puget Sound
    Nothing on the top page of google, so sounds like nothign more than a rumor to me.
  3. TheOLDNewChick

    TheOLDNewChick I'm an original

    Jun 12, 2007
    Tioga, Louisiana
    I thought I'd heard that a while back...but it seems like it's just a rumor, to me.
  4. Sissy

    Sissy Songster

    Jul 18, 2007
    Sevier county, Tn.
    more stuff floating around LOL
  5. asher

    asher Chicken Enabler Extraordinaire

    Jan 26, 2007
    Mountains of NC
    I wouldn't be sad at all to see it considering how many loyal sellers they have screwed in the past year or two by changing their terms to not protect the seller at. all.
  6. vfem

    vfem Yoga...The Chicken Pose

    Aug 4, 2008
    Fuquay Varina, NC
    Yeah, nothing on google....

    but I've been hearing this since about 2007. It was going around the boards there. They just keep exchanging people on their board of directors!
  7. wilds of pa

    wilds of pa Songster

    anybody know if ebay owns craigslist, Ive heard they did?? Just wondering??

  8. miss_jayne

    miss_jayne Lady_Jayne

    Jun 26, 2008
    Columbiaville, MI
    Quote:no they don't. they tried to bring a judgment upon craigslist, claimed it was ruining their business! [​IMG]
  9. Rhett&SarahsMom

    Rhett&SarahsMom Songster

    May 8, 2008
    I am so tired of Ebay.

    I tossed the idea of switching everything to OLA to the office manager this morning. She said she would look into it and then we could all sit and try to decide if switching would be "doable"

    Seeing as how Ebay is charging us and making it hard for us to sell. I think ANYTHING will be better. If they dont want to go to OLA I am going to try and convince them to let me set up a .com and be free standing.
  10. ranchhand

    ranchhand Rest in Peace 1956-2011

    Aug 25, 2008
    OLA isn't too bad- they just don't have the worldwide exposure of FEEbay yet. I am about done with ebay- it's too expensive, and geared to buyers of new stuff now. I use etsy.com for vintage, the rest goes on OLA.com, which is MUCH less expensive! [​IMG]

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