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    Quote Originally Posted by denniskee View Post
    sorry, i just have to dig out this thread because of this thread

    http://www.clubsnap.com/forums/showt...87#post4778587

    Student, but wants to buy M6 rf for $600
    i'm a student! I want a AF-S 70-200VR for $500! (student la)





    omg, seriously

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    Quote Originally Posted by Daedalus Trent View Post
    i'm a student! I want a AF-S 70-200VR for $500! (student la)





    omg, seriously
    i am also a student. seriously!

    70-200VR i pay $800 :P

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    dont want to wack the whole boat with 1 long bamboo, but here is another recent thread, read #3

    http://www.clubsnap.com/forums/showthread.php?t=473334

    myself also had a bad experience dealing with a student.
    Last edited by denniskee; 7th February 2009 at 11:15 AM.
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    its not whether to trust students ornot.

    i met students who buy things from me... no-nonsese kind of deal. no asking of discount and etc...

    whether they can be trusted or not.. one cannot controlled lah....

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    Quote Originally Posted by denniskee View Post
    dont want to wack the whole boat with 1 long bamboo, but here is another recent thread, read #3

    http://www.clubsnap.com/forums/showthread.php?t=473334

    myself also had a bad experience dealing with a student.
    have been a long time since we last met hor dennis ?

    theres some parents who make use of their kids thou..... i've seen some and i am not going to name them.

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    Quote Originally Posted by glennyong View Post
    i met students who buy things from me... no-nonsese kind of deal. no asking of discount and etc...
    You must have been selling very cheap already ah? Hehehehe

    But you are right, I also met some students who didn't bargain. Perhaps, they are rich students ????

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    Quote Originally Posted by glennyong View Post
    have been a long time since we last met hor dennis ?

    theres some parents who make use of their kids thou..... i've seen some and i am not going to name them.
    amazing parents! is this how they teach their children....

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    Quote Originally Posted by hongsien View Post
    You must have been selling very cheap already ah? Hehehehe

    But you are right, I also met some students who didn't bargain. Perhaps, they are rich students ????

    HS
    Or maybe they're just honest?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Canto View Post
    amazing parents! is this how they teach their children....
    Quote Originally Posted by Daedalus Trent View Post
    Or maybe they're just honest?
    you all never watch tv one mah? there are basically 2 ways to be a successful businessman,

    1) easy way, be ruthless, is get rich fast and can sleep well.

    2) very difficult way, honest.

    maybe it is me who watch tooo muchhh tvvvvv
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    Quote Originally Posted by Daedalus Trent View Post
    Or maybe they're just honest?
    Or paiseh to bargain :-)

    There is no instance of being 'honest' when buying lah, only when selling

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    Quote Originally Posted by glennyong View Post
    theres some parents who make use of their kids thou..... i've seen some and i am not going to name them.
    grooming their kids to be a successful businessman mah!!
    photography makes one sees things from all angles.

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    Quote Originally Posted by denniskee View Post
    grooming their kids to be a successful businessman mah!!
    by conning people that they are the 'real' buyers????? :-(

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    Quote Originally Posted by hongsien View Post
    by conning people that they are the 'real' buyers????? :-(
    hahahahaa.....




    i am student. i wan a canon EF 50 1.2L for $900 can ? my pocket money very little only.

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    Quote Originally Posted by denniskee View Post
    grooming their kids to be a successful businessman mah!!
    I sold my Leica MP to a 6 year old last week for SGD 2900!!

    He showed me his Clementi Primary school card........and he was a member of the German Leica Club

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    Quote Originally Posted by hongsien View Post
    by conning people that they are the 'real' buyers????? :-(
    but in this case (referring to the dealings in cs b&s), it is not against the law. so depends on the parents thinking, moral more important or $$ more important.
    photography makes one sees things from all angles.

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    Quote Originally Posted by denniskee View Post
    but in this case (referring to the dealings in cs b&s), it is not against the law. so depends on the parents thinking, moral more important or $$ more important.
    That's what I mean lah! What are you teaching your kids? Later when they grow up, they will knock their head and get to feel the law perhaps.......

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    Quote Originally Posted by denniskee View Post
    grooming their kids to be a successful businessman mah!!
    In business, and in life in general, Integrity is the most important thing.....try think not only in short term.

    HS

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    Quote Originally Posted by hongsien View Post
    In business, and in life in general, Integrity is the most important thing.....try think not only in short term.

    HS
    do you think the D giant real estate developer in us starts of with integrity or did integrity comes in after a successful business had been established? i dont know. maybe like i say, i have watched too muchhh tvvvvv.
    photography makes one sees things from all angles.

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    Quote Originally Posted by hongsien View Post
    Or paiseh to bargain :-)

    There is no instance of being 'honest' when buying lah, only when selling

    HS


    hahaha, that's true i guess

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    SOME students act like that, don't forget some working people also act like that.

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