From: Conor on
On 23/05/2010 11:19, John Whitworth wrote:

> Anyway...parcel is <7kg, and is 51cm x 33cm x 28cm. Checking
> Interparcel, I can get a quote of �24+VAT, using DHL Europlus, with �50
> of cover. Are there any pitfalls with that?
>

Parcelmonkey is cheaper.

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Conor I'm not prejudiced. I hate everyone equally.
From: John Whitworth on


"Fran" <autumnacorn(a)vendredi.fr.com> wrote in message
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> "John Whitworth" <sexyjw(a)g_EEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE_mail.com> wrote in message
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>
>> Thanks - I've actually decided that I really cannot be arsed with it.
>
> More fool you.
>
> But it leaves more profit for those of us who can be bothered to spend a
> few seconds researching.

If it's your main income, then I can understand that. But it's not worth it
for a few loft items. The mention of 'profit' makes that distinction really!
;-)

It went to a reasonably local buyer in the end. So I will get cash in hand -
no Paypal fees (which I know I could avoid by cheques etc, but again -
cannot be bothered), and no trip to the P.O.

From: Fran on

"John Whitworth" <sexyjw(a)g_EEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE_mail.com> wrote in message
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>
> "Fran" <autumnacorn(a)vendredi.fr.com> wrote in message
> news:htc5ic$7il$1(a)news.eternal-september.org...
>>
>> "John Whitworth" <sexyjw(a)g_EEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE_mail.com> wrote in message
>> news:4bf9614f$0$12156$fa0fcedb(a)news.zen.co.uk...
>>
>>> Thanks - I've actually decided that I really cannot be arsed with it.
>>
>> More fool you.
>>
>> But it leaves more profit for those of us who can be bothered to spend a
>> few seconds researching.
>
> If it's your main income, then I can understand that. But it's not worth
> it for a few loft items. The mention of 'profit' makes that distinction
> really! ;-)
>
> It went to a reasonably local buyer in the end. So I will get cash in
> hand - no Paypal fees (which I know I could avoid by cheques etc, but
> again - cannot be bothered), and no trip to the P.O.

Cash is Good.