Buying digital codes off another person

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Found 19th Nov 2017
If I buy a digital code for an Xbox one game off someone I don't know, other than checking it's still valid is there any potential it could bite me in the bum after the transaction.
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Ask them to send code first and you check it works
Do it thought eBay then at least you will be covered if you pay with PayPal.
SerpentSuicide3 h, 50 m ago

Do it thought eBay then at least you will be covered if you pay with …Do it thought eBay then at least you will be covered if you pay with PayPal.


I thought they didn't cover digital purchases?
I was going to do it in person and claim the code there and then but I was concerned the person could report it somehow post transaction. I went with a physical copy in the end mind.
mk84 m ago

I was going to do it in person and claim the code there and then but I was …I was going to do it in person and claim the code there and then but I was concerned the person could report it somehow post transaction. I went with a physical copy in the end mind.





No, once it's sold that's it. Especially in person there would be no issue. Bought plenty from ebay over the years.

chezybezy6 h, 49 m ago

I thought they didn't cover digital purchases?




They have done for a long time.



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