From: Timo Geusch on
totallydeadmailbox(a)yahoo.co.uk (The Older Gentleman) writes:

> Timo Geusch <tnewsSPAMMENOT(a)unixconsult.co.uk> wrote:
>
>> Got a bike on ebay, specifically listed as cash only. Someone asked me
>> if I would take Paypal - any reason why I should?
>>
>> It's not like I can show them the Royal Mail signature for delivery,
>> can I?
>
> As others have said, don't.
>
> �50 as a deposit and declaration of serious intent is fine, though. Done
> that myself.

That's how I normally do the deposit myself, too. Just not the full
payment from Joe Random Bloggs.