Being deceived by Chinese stores is probably most peoples worst nightmare (just after falling from an airplane with parachute and eaten by a zombie)…
At StartBuyinginChina.com you can find many articles about how to avoid these fake sites and how to avoid fake products.
A few months ago I wrote about fake products, like fake NBA shoes. Counterfeit as it is called. This article triggered found it’s way through the might Internet to a girl named Gellyfish. Continue reading NBA All stars counterfeit – a real story…
At StartBuyingInChina we haven’t discussed real stores that sell fake products. At this point it is hard to tell. You need to know the original product, otherwise you cannot determine a fake product from a genuine product. Today we give it a shot! Continue reading NBA Allstars Counterfeit
This blog is for everyone who doesn’t want to get scammed by fake Chinese stores.
I appreciate it if you are one of our loyal readers. You probably know how to recognize fake stores easily.
And still I see a lot of people asking whether this or that store is real or not.
It’s time for a recap! Let’s check the best blogs about avoiding fake sites! Continue reading Avoiding Fake Chinese Stores! Update!
A few weeks ago I announced that Alibaba wants to stop the fake products on their sites.
This week Femi, one of our readers, mentioned a complete new method that fraudulent sellers use to promote their fake products on Alibaba to you.
I wasn’t aware of this before and I think this is something you must know.
Let’s beat those scammers once and for all! Continue reading Beware! Fake Products on Alibaba
‘Paying your money and
the products never come or
take a very long time to arrive’
According to our online survey this is the number one fear!
What about you? Does this fear resonate with your buying experiences?
For the novice and inexperienced buyer the fear of not receiving your products and losing your money holds them from buying in China. And they will never experience the fun of buying products worldwide. They will never benefit from low prices and great gadgets or clothing you get in online Chinese stores. Continue reading Take Away the Fear of Buying Online
If you know how to recognize a fake store versus a real legitimate one, no fraudulent (Chinese) stores could fool you ever. The Internet would become a little safer, at least to you…
A few weeks ago Tcharlx asked about the Chinese store buycheapelectronics.com. Check this comment here. He did this before he spend his money on this scammers site. This saved him a lot of money.
In todays video blog I’ll give you some criteria how to recognize a fake site. Continue reading How to recognize a fake Chinese store
Two months ago I created a simple test. With this test everybody can check with just 6 questions whether a (Chinese) online store is legitimate or fake. If you haven’t seen this test, please follow this link: Fake Chinese shopping sites – Black list.
After this blog I got a lot of emails of frustrated people who lost their money on fake sites. This week I got a detailed email from Victor who is scammed by a site called www.onsinking.com.
When I checked this site, my conclusion was fake! And the only thing I could say to Victor was, he lost his money…. By leaving a comment on our site, he gave a good insight in how scammers think. Continue reading 8 Times Looking Through the Eyes of a Scammer
I get more and more questions about fake Chinese shopping sites. Is this Chinese shop legitimate or not. After searching the internet I find a lot of fake shops and many based in China. Time for a black list. [Updated October 2014] Continue reading Fake Chinese shopping sites – Black list
This week I got a readers question. Is the Chinese shopping site RM44.com legit or not. The reader wants to do business with this site. And he asked my opinion. Since I do not trust this site, I used it as a case study of a fake Chinese shopping site.
Update: 99SSX.com is the same scam site! Continue reading Case study of Fake Chinese shopping sites: RM44.com
With the continuous increase of hacking cases and online shop scam reports, buyers are becoming too suspicious already of buying stuff online. Yes that true that scammers are getting prevalent in the web, but instead of swearing off the internet, why not add a little more caution and be extra careful with digital shopping? The wider your options are in shopping online easily, the more you have to be keen and careful in protecting your privacy. Continue reading 10 Ways to Save You From Online Chinese Scammers