Paying with Paypal In China

Hi, I have read most of your forums and advise. But as a first time buyer am still confused about the payments. cause all the suppliers I chat with online sound the same. They all agree on PayPal but what I want to know is; How safe it is and how it operates since that’s…

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I am trying to purchase Nikon cameras and I find that none of the suppliers are willing to accept payment via paypal, alipay or LC. What is going on with using these secure payment transactions? There could be multiple reasons, but based on my experience, here are the two most likely candidates: 1.     What is…

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When I ask to pay by Pay-Pal the supplier is not interested? Should I lose confidence in working with them?   Thanks for your question. The answer really depends on volume. Small traders/ exporters who sell at very small volume (units or small cartons) generally work w Pay Pal if they have clients overseas. Factories/…

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Why is it so hard to locate a “supplier” that will take payments by “Credit Card”? Are credit cards not USED by Chinese people? I ALSO have trouble finding one which will take payment through an “Escrow” service. How is an American “buyer” supposed to have any “security” on a business transaction? I was ALREADY…

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