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Old Dec 17, 2013, 11:25 PM   #101
alixynong
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who know about www.nybox.com

who know about www.nybox.com ?
i have buy item about 664$
this website is safe or scam?
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Old Dec 18, 2013, 12:07 AM   #102
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I use Box4world
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Old Dec 19, 2013, 09:38 PM   #103
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I use US Global Mail instead

tried MyUS a while ago but the customer service their sucked. plus they added a whole bunch of little fees on my bill which were not shown upfront.
switched to usglobal mail and have been a happy camper since. they let me see photos of all my boxes for free (unlike myus and bongo) and i feel much better seeing that box from Apple is there in my box.

plus i can write my own customs declarations- which is a huge help with custom duties.

i have been using them for 2 yrs now and have been happy with the service.
HTH.

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who know about www.nybox.com ?
i have buy item about 664$
this website is safe or scam?
never heard of them. i would use a reputable site only. check BBB ratings.
i use usglobalmail.com and they have an A+ rating. and they work out well for me.
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Old Apr 28, 2014, 04:20 AM   #104
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Bongo sucks big time...

I've been a loyal Bongo customer for up to 3 years now.
But after the first year of excellent service, it just started to go downhill from there onwards, year after year.

I'm a frequent and heavy shopper and has shipped tons of stuffs from US to Malaysia.

First case, they lost my item in my inventory.
Second case, (and up until now too) they seem to not know how to ship in appropriate box sizes. One time, my box is so long and big some more, that it got damaged and an item inside was missing.

Most recent one was, they did not inform me about my items being in storage for slightly longer, and they decided to purge all my items without my knowledge, resulting in me losing US$1,000 worth of goods in my inventory. They will not reimburse me a single cent or even some compensation, because of their failure to send out a warning email to inform me of the situation before they decided to empty my inventory, 3/4 of it were cleared out by them. What an ass!!!

They used to inform me before, last year, about items being in inventory, after the free 21 days storage, they sent me an email warning, in which i promptly address it and have all my items shipped out, before they decided to discard everything off my inventory.

I paid US$15 every month for a better service at least. I will be changing forwarding agent very soon. And I definitely do not recommend Bongo to anyone wishing to join. I agree to other people's comments too. They are lousy and charges very expensive too.
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Old Jun 19, 2014, 05:34 PM   #105
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If you use one of these services, do you have to pay any sales tax on a rMBP or do you just pay what it shows in the online store?



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Old Jun 23, 2014, 07:04 AM   #106
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I understand the MyUS fees, what I want to know is do Apple just charge $2699 for the rMBP or is it $2600 + sales tax?
How much is the sales tax?


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Old Jul 22, 2014, 05:17 PM   #107
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As many others have said, I used MyUS but after a while service got worse.

Recently I used myMallBox.com to ship shirts for my sister. I think they were pretty new at the time but the customer service wasn't bad and the shipping prices were low.
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Old Aug 12, 2014, 08:33 AM   #108
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Any reliable websites to ship from the UK to India?
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Old Sep 25, 2014, 02:39 PM   #109
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sales tax questions

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I understand the MyUS fees, what I want to know is do Apple just charge $2699 for the rMBP or is it $2600 + sales tax?
How much is the sales tax?


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Sales tax will depend on where you have it shipped int the U.S.

I just ordered an iPhone 6 and didn't pay U.S. sales tax.. That is with Stackry..
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Old Sep 28, 2014, 11:05 PM   #110
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Possibly the WORST experience with MyUs.com

I purchased a hat(about $40) from retailer in US and they recommended MyUs.com for shipping destination service provider so that I can receive my purchase to where I live in which is Toronto, Canada. I had to pay $10 to have an account with them. I, however, requested return the item back to sender as soon as realized that I ordered the wrong size. They seemed like they care about my request. They asked for return shipping label and all that. It, however, turned out disastrous.

Here are few reasons I DO NOT recommend MyUs.com;

First, they do not care about your request.
They did not return the item back to sender but send it to me and charged more than $80. I sent them an email asking can they return the item back to retailer in US if I don't collect the item. They did not respond until UPS send it back to Myus.com.

Second, it seems that their workers don't communicate at all. They send reply by several individuals and they request same information multiple times which leads to confusion and wasting time.

Third, they try to take an advantage of customer by threatening for more charges.
After a long wait, their email suggestion was arrived and it was ridiculous. They suggest me to receive the item otherwise I'll be charged for return shipping as well.

Last but not least, they do not inform you before you are in trouble.
Following are part of their response regarding my case.

"I do apologize that you were not informed of this when you were spoken with before."

"I do apologize that when you spoke with us before that your shipping schedule was not changed to accommodate for this package needing to be returned."

So far, I paid $90 for registration fee ($10) and shipping ($80) and have to pay additional $80 for return shipping for $40 hat.

Can it be any worse than this?

I DO NOT recommend MyUs.com to be your shipping destination service period.
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Old Nov 21, 2014, 05:51 AM   #111
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Hows myamericanshipper?

Hi,
I have been looking for a parcel forwarding service from USA to South Asia
After doing a lot of research I found MyAmericanShipper rate to be cheapest and offers lot of free services.
Would really like to know if anyone has used it and can provide any feedback
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Old Nov 21, 2014, 06:04 AM   #112
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how was ur americanshipper experience ?

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Hi everyone,

I thought I'd add my experiences thus far. I am a first time shipper, from Australia, and decided to do a massive Amazon order. I ended up using MyAmericanShipper.

Firstly, I'll post my DHL tracking number which shows the parcel from their Van Nuys warehouse on its way to me in Perth: 9970259622.


Hopefully this will shed some authenticity on my review.

So anyway, the Kindle Paperwhite was announced and since it wouldn't be in Australia for some time, I decided to order one. Since consolidated shipping becomes cheaper with more items, that one eventually became 5, with two Kindle cases, three PS3 games and Resistance 3 Doomsday Edition (big box).

I choice MAS because they didn't have monthly commitments or consolidation charges. I admit, my first impressions of them were bad. The first PS3 game came, they charged it 2lbs (~$25). The the Resistance package came, which they charged a massive 13 lbs (~$75). By now, I was regretting my choice, but soon all the Kindles started arriving and although they were still over-weighing my items, the shipping cost jumped less and less. After consolidation, it was about $170 in total (33 lbs), and after a once-off 35% discount (first shipment), came down to $110. Although everything was overweighed, I was resigned to the fact it wasn't "that" bad.

So I process my whole order to ship, and imagine my surprise when they reweigh everything, and only charge me for 17 lbs! After the 35% discount, it only cost me $58.00 to ship 5 Kindles, a big PS3 shooter kit, cases and games! So, now it's on its way to me in Perth.

Obviously, I can't pass full judgement until I receive it, but so far, I am very happy. They are also fast to respond to my many requests (I complained several times about overweighing, they told me patiently they would re-assess it before shipping, but I didn't believe it). The only criticism I have at the moment is that they are a bit slow to add your item to your order after they've received it (a day or more), and the photos they give (which is a good service for free) of each item is very low-res.

Their customer service is quite good. They have local numbers to call from some countries (i.e. Australia) so it was only a local call cost for me to phone them. Today, at 6am my time (3pm their time), I noticed my order said "payment awaiting" and wasn't shipping. I phoned them and asked them to manually charge my card and ship, which they did! The parcel left an hour later and is now en-route. I'm glad they were able to listen to me and get my parcel out before the weekend. Expected delivery Wed 31/10

Attached is a screenshot of my final order summary. http://tinypic.com/r/qwzfhy/6

If my item comes packaged well, and hopefully on time, then kudos to them.
I know it's an old post but if you are still linked to this forum pls shed light on this
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Old Dec 10, 2014, 05:00 PM   #113
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Hi,
I have been looking for a parcel forwarding service from USA to South Asia
After doing a lot of research I found MyAmericanShipper rate to be cheapest and offers lot of free services.
Would really like to know if anyone has used it and can provide any feedback
Full Disclosure: I work at VykingShip

They do have some good DHL rates, but keep in mind that you will also face higher Duties and Taxes using DHL than USPS. More often than you would think, packages shipped by USPS fly under the radar and no Duties are charged them.

So if you want to compare their USPS rates I think you will find they are higher than some other companies although not as high as some others. This is likely because they are adding extra to their USPS rates to cover some of those "Free" services they offer.

Be especially diligent when researching companies that make it sound like everything is free. Nothing is truly free: supplies, employee wages, utilities, etc all cost money - and they need to make money on top of that - usually profit comes in the form of hidden fees and highly hiked postage rates. I cannot say if they have any hidden fees but as I mentioned, their postage has been hiked a little bit.
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Old Dec 11, 2014, 01:16 AM   #114
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Full Disclosure: I work at VykingShip

They do have some good DHL rates, but keep in mind that you will also face higher Duties and Taxes using DHL than USPS. More often than you would think, packages shipped by USPS fly under the radar and no Duties are charged them.

So if you want to compare their USPS rates I think you will find they are higher than some other companies although not as high as some others. This is likely because they are adding extra to their USPS rates to cover some of those "Free" services they offer.

Be especially diligent when researching companies that make it sound like everything is free. Nothing is truly free: supplies, employee wages, utilities, etc all cost money - and they need to make money on top of that - usually profit comes in the form of hidden fees and highly hiked postage rates. I cannot say if they have any hidden fees but as I mentioned, their postage has been hiked a little bit.
Thanz a lot for your reply.
Currently I am using BoxHop , I found them to be the cheapest , I asked several questions beforehand to make sure what are the extra fees , so far so good but I will have my first shipment soon then I can say better about it.
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