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PostPosted: Fri Feb 28, 2014 2:23 am Post subject: Shopping on MakeMyHobby.com Reply with quote

 Here  is  my  experience  with  MakeMyHobby  (  Make  My  Hobby  )  (  makemyhobby.com  )  (  MMH  )  website:
 I  first  learned  about  them  while  browsing  through  an  aquarium  hobbyist  discussion  page  (don't  remember  exactly  which  page  since  I  have  read  hundreds  of  them!)  Although  it  was  late  evening  but  with  my  habit  of  leaving  no  stone  unturned  I  searched  google  for  makemyhobby.com  ,  clicked  on  the  first  link  and  landed  directly  on  their  home  page.  The  website  was  very  elaborate  I  was  enthralled  by  the  extensive  range  of  products  not  to  mention  the  very  reasonable  prices.  I  spent  the  next  few  hours  browsing  through  the  product  range  and  making  a  list  of  everything  I  could  buy.
 I  sent  them  a  message  via  their  'Contact  Us'  page  form  asking  them  if  they  send  orders  via  India  Post  since  courier  service  is  not  available  at  my  location.  In  about  5  minutes  I  received  a  return  email  :
 Hello,
 All  accessories  and  Live  plants  except  aquariums  and  fishes  can  be  shipped  by  govt.  Speed  post  and  registered  parcel,  although  MMH  doesnot  recommend  shipping  live  plants  by  Speed  post.
 Note:  Do  not  reply  to  this  email  as  it  will  be  automatically  deleted.  Whenever  you  need  to  contact  us,  please  use  online  Contact  Us  form  or  chat  with  our  Live  Help  service  operators  online.
 Thank  you  for  choosing  Make  My  Hobby.
 
 With  regards,
 Sales  Team
 Make  My  Hobby     
 http://www.MakeMyHobby.com
   I  was  impressed  not  only  by  the  affirmative  answer  but  also  by  how  fast  my  query  was  attended  to  despite  the  late  hours.
 I  immediately  registered  an  account  on  their  website  and  quickly  added  stuff  to  my  shopping  cart  (some  that  I  needed  and  some  that  I  didn't  even  need  but  the  prices  were  just  too  good  to  resist!)  In  the  first  order  I  wanted  to  avoid  any  live  animals  so  I  left  them  out  and  ordered  accessories  worth  about  INR  2,700.  The  homepage  mentioned  '  Indian  Customers:  We  accept  payment  by  NEFT,  Bank  Draft  &  Debit  Card  also  if  you  do  not  have  Credit  Card.'
 I  went  to  payment  page  and  it  only  offered  Bank  Draft,  Cheque  or  NEFT.  I  was  confused  but  to  my  relief   there  was  a  'Live  Support'  option  at  almost  midnight!  I  was  further  impressed,  I  contacted  the  'live  support'  and  asked  them  about  the  contradiction.
 ME:  Hi,  I  am  trying  to  place  an  order  on  your  website  but  I  am  not  being  offered  payment  via  Credit  /  Debit  Card.  How  do  I  do  that?
 MMH:  Welcome  to  Make  My  Hobby.  May  I  please  know  your  location?
 ME:  I  am  from  ***  (**)  India
 MMH:  I  am  sorry,  payment  via  Credit  card  or  debit  card  is  not  available  to  Indian  customers.  You  may  please  make  the  payment  via  bank  Draft,  Cheque  or  NEFT.
 ME:  Ok,  no  problem.  I  am  curious  though,  the  website  mentions  that  credit/debit  card  IS  available  to  Indian  Customers?
 MMH:  I  apologize  for  the  confusion.  Debit  card/  credit  card  options  will  be  started  in  the  next  few  days  but  for  now  only  Draft,  Cheque  or  NEFT  are  available.
 MMH:  Is  there  anything  else  that  I  can  assist  you  with?
 Me:  Thanks!  That  is  all  for  now.
 MMH:  Thankyou  for  contacting  Live  Support.   You  may  get  back  to  us  at  any  time  if  you  have  more  questions.
 (MMH  has  left  the  chat)
 
 No  problem,  I  opted  for  NEFT  and  placed  the  order.  The  website  also  advertised  '  'Free  Shipping  On  Orders  Over  Rs.599.  This  Offer  is  valid  on  all  our  Store  Items  excluding  live  items.'  Technically  I  qualified  for  the  discount  but  I  was  not  given  any.  Thinking  it  was  another  'in  a  few  days'  thing  I  did  not  bother  to  ask.'
 Within  the  next  2  minutes  I  received  two  email  one  confirming  the  placement  of  my  order  and  the  other  with  the  NEFT  details.
 Order  Confirmation  
 
 Thanks  for  shopping  with  us  today!
 The  following  are  the  details  of  your  order.
 
 Order  Number:  *****
 Date  Ordered:  *****
 Click  here  for  a  Detailed  Invoice
 Products
 *
 *
 Address  Information
 
 Copyright  (c)  2014  Make  My  Hobby.  Powered  by  Make  My  Hobby
 
 and
 Dear  Customer,
 
 We  received  your  order  (Invoice  No.*****  dated  *****)  and  payment  option  by  NEFT.  Please  carefully  type  all  details  correctly  in  your  bank’s  online  interface  to  transfer  funds.  (This  is  not  for  Cash/Cheque  deposit  in  local  branch.  Not  all  Banks  support  payment  by  Debit  Card.)
 
 Please  pay  Rs.2697.54  only.
 
 Account  Name:   Make  My  Hobby
 Account  Number  (for  NEFT):   062301601000198
 IFSC  Code:   CORP0000623
 Account  Type:   Current
 Bank  Name:   Corporation  Bank
 Branch  Name:   Secunderabad-Tarnaka  (If  not  available  please  use  Hyderabad-Tarnaka  as  branch)
 
 Once  you  transferred  the  funds,  please  give  us  following  mandatory  information  within  24  hours  of  your  order  at  Make  My  Hobby  using  online  NEFT  Payment  Details  form.  Or  we  are  free  to  cancel  your  order  at  any  time:
 
 NEFT  Payment  Details  Form  http://makemyhobby.com/index.php?main_page=page&id=27
 
 Your  order  will  not  ship  until  we  receive  payment.
 Note:  Do  not  reply  to  this  email  as  it  will  be  automatically  deleted.  Whenever  you  need  to  contact  us,  please  use  online  Contact  Us  form  or  chat  with  our  Live  Help  service  operators  online.
 Thank  you  for  choosing  Make  My  Hobby.
 With  regards,
 
 Sales  Team
 Make  My  Hobby      
 http://www.MakeMyHobby.com
 I  immediately  added  the  details  to  my  bank  account  but  could  not  have  transferred  the  money  until  the  next  morning  because  of  the  12  hr.  cooling  off  period  from  the  bank.  It  was  past  midnight  so  I  went  to  bed.  The  next  morning  first  thing  I  did  was  make  the  NEFT  transfer.  Next  I  added  the  details  of  the  transfer  on  the  MMH  website  in  the  mentioned  'NEFT  Payment  Details  Form'.
 Keeping  in  mind  their  excellent  customer  service  I  expected  a  confirmation  email  but  did  not  receive  one  for  the  entire  day.  I  thought  maybe  the  NEFT  had  not  gone  through  so  I  waited  the  entire  day.  In  the  evening  I  received  another  email:
 Dear  ***,
 Order  Number:  *****
 Detailed  Invoice
 Date  Ordered:  *****
 Check  Spam  Folder  if  you  didn't  get  Net  Banking  info  email  now  or  Contact  Us.
 Your  order  has  been  updated  to  the  following  status:
 New  status:  Pending
 Please  reply  to  this  email  if  you  have  any  questions.
 
 This  confirmed  my  fears  that  the  NEFT  had  not  gone  through.  As  per  their  policy  I  only  had  24  hrs  to  make  the  payment  so  I  was  worried  that  my  order  will  be  cancelled.  I  decided  to  call  them  but  surprisingly  could  not  find  any  phone  number  to  contact  them.  I  tried  to  contact  'Live  Support'  but  received  an  error  that  Live  Support  was  busy.  I  submitted  my  issue  via  the  'Contact  Us'  page  form  and  expected  a  reply  from  there  but  got  nothing.  I  checked  with  my  bank  and  they  confirmed  that  the  NEFT  had  actually  been  credited  to  beneficiary  account  in  early  morning  itself  so  I  was  relieved.  I  was  busy  with  other  works  so  thought  I'll  check  their  reply  when  it  comes  and  got  about  my  usual  business.
 The  next  day  I  checked  my  mail  and  still  no  confirmation  of  order  and  no  reply  to  my  query!  It  was  odd  from  a  company  with  such  great  customer  service.
 I  tried  to  talk  to  'Live  Support'  but  kept  getting  the  'We  are  busy'  message  for  the  entire  day.  Left  another  message  via  'Contact  Us'  page  form  and  went  about  my  business.  
 Two  days  later  I  received  an  email:
 Dear  ***,
 Order  Number:  *****
 Detailed  Invoice
 Date  Ordered:  ***
 The  comments  for  your  order  are:  Estimated  Shipping:  9  Working  days.
 Your  order  has  been  updated  to  the  following  status:
 New  status:  Lead  Time
 Please  reply  to  this  email  if  you  have  any  questions.
 
 Finally!  a  reply,  though  a  short  one  but  at  least  I  was  indirectly  informed  that  my  payment  had  been  received.  I  was  back  in  high  spirits  Smile  Although  9  working  days  to  ship  items  that  were  all  'In  stock'  was  a  long  time  but  hey  maybe  they  are  busy  guys.
 More  than  9  working  days  (2  weeks)  later:
 Nothing!  no  shipping  info,  no  updates.  I  decided  to  wait  another  few  days,  maybe  they  did  not  have  5  working  days  in  a  week.
 A  lot  more  than  9  working  days  (3  weeks)  later:
 Nothing!  no  shipping  info,  no  updates.  I  tried  to  contact  'Live  Support'  and  luckily  this  time  after  a  few  attempts  I  actually  got  through.
 Me:  Hi,  I  placed  an  order  no:  *****  on  ***  .  It  was  supposed  to  be  shipped  by  now  but  I  have  received  no  updates  on  this.  Could  you  please  inform  me  of  the  status  of  this  order?
 (MMH  is  typing...)
 MMH:  check  account  for  status.
 (MMH  has  left  the  chat)
 Well  that  was  definitely  not  the  same  sweet  support  person  who  discussed  the  payment  options.  It  was  rude  and  disappointing.  I  had  already  checked  the  account  and  because  there  were  no  updates  is  why  I  contacted  you  to  begin  with  but  anyways.  I  decided  to  wait  a  few  more  days.
 A  HELL  LOT  more  than  9  working  days  (5  weeks)  later:
 Back  to  'Live  Support'  .  Got  connected  after  a  few  tries:
 Me:  Hi,  It  has  been  forever  since  I  placed  this  order  (number  *****  )  I  have  not  received  any  updates,  Please  ship  this  order  or  refund  it.
 MMH:  your  order  will  be  shipped  this  week.  learn  to  be  patient  it  takes  time.
 (MMH  has  left  the  chat)
 Takes  5  weeks  time  to  do  what  man?  build  it?
 That  was  it  for  me.  Now  I  knew  that  I  had  been  conned  and  I  was  never  getting  anything  out  of  this.  Now  I  turned  to  the  internet  and  searched  for  other  people's  experience  with  this  site  and  I  was  surprised  to  see  the  internet  full  of  horror  stories  about  buyer's  experiences.  I  regretted  not  having  done  this  research  before  placing  the  order  but  I  was  just  mesmerized  by  all  the  fish  available  on  the  website  (any  aquarist  will  understand)
 2  days  after  this  chat:
 Received  an  email:
 Dear  ***,
 Order  Number:  *****
 Detailed  Invoice
 Date  Ordered:  ***
 The  comments  for  your  order  are:  Cleared  for  shipping.
 Your  order  has  been  updated  to  the  following  status:
 New  status:  Processing
 Please  reply  to  this  email  if  you  have  any  questions.
 .
 Waited...  Waited...  Waited...
 8  Weeks  Later:
 'Live  Support'
 Me:  Hi,  my  order  no:  *****  was  supposed  to  be  shipped  by  now  but  It  has  not  been.  Can  you  please  check  the  status  of  this  order?
 MMH:  see  faq
 (MMH  has  left  the  chat)
 
 I  was  pissed  off  anywasy  so  I  reconnected:
 Me:  See  faq  about  what?  Is  my  order  status  mentioned  in  the  faq  section?
 MMH:  refer  faq.  We  do  not  entertain  customer  inquiries  after  5pm  these  enquiries  may  be  made  on  weekdays  before  5pm  you  can  check  your  account  for  order  status.
 (MMH  has  left  the  chat)
   
 Well  you  very  generously  attended  to  my  enquiries  past  midnight  when  I  was  trying  to  pay  you  but  now  when  it's  time  to  give  me  what  I  paid  for,  I  should  refer  the  faq?  correct.
 So  here  I  am  two  and  a  half  months  after  I  placed  an  order  for  a  poor  aquarium  heater,  air  pump  and  other  accessories.  No  delivery,  rude  customer  service,  lost  money  and  a  lesson  learned.
 I  considered  myself  as  one  the  more  vigilant  online  shoppers  but  this  time  I  made  a  mistake  and  have  had  to  face  such  harassment.   At  the  time  of  writing  this  I  have  already  bought  what  I  required  from  ebay  (and  the  order  was  delivered  in  exactly  4  days,  just  a  mention)  and  my  aquarium  is  cycling  well!
 
 Further  to  this  experience  and  my  relentless  search  into  the  depths  of  the  internet  here  are  some  confirmed  and  some  unconfirmed  facts  &  conclusions  about  makemyhobby.com  :
 1)  MakeMyHobby.com  is  not  a  registered  company  but  is  actually  a  basement  business.
 2)  It  is  run  by  one  person  who  at  the  same  time  is  the  'Store  Owner',  'Live  Support',  'Sales  Team',  'IT  department',  'Aquarium  Specialist'  'Store  and  Packaging  department'  'Logistics  Team'  and  various  people  with  different  names.
 3)  The  business  does  not  have  any  premises  the  address  mentioned  on  the  website  is  for  an  area  of  city  and  not  for  any  specific  building/location.
 4)  1  in  10  orders  is  actually  shipped.  This  is  done  in  order  to  encourage  people  to  spread  the  word.  The   remaining  90%  orders  however  vanish  without  a  trace.
 5)  In  such  10%  orders  after  you  place  the  order,  the  items  are  purchased  from  the  market  with  your  money  and  then  shipped  to  you  by  '  Make  My  Hobby  '  for  a  small  commission.
 
 If  you  have  made  any  purchase  form  there  feel  free  to  share  your  experience  and  if  anyone  can  knows  of  a  good  and  reliable  online  store  in  India  then  DEFINITELY  share  that  too.
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PostPosted: Fri Feb 28, 2014 9:00 am Post subject: Re: Shopping on MakeMyHobby.com Reply with quote

 Shaink  ,  
 Same  story  comes  up  pretty  frequently..  Its  always  better  to  buy  from  hobbyist  or  from  a  reputed  local  dealer.
 Or  ask  and  research  before  buying  from  these  websites.
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PostPosted: Fri Feb 28, 2014 10:04 am Post subject: Re: Shopping on MakeMyHobby.com Reply with quote

 Hi  Shaink,
 
 Very  unfortunate  you  had  to  go  through  this  ordeal.  This  definitely  should  serve  an  eye  opener  to  anyone  who  would  or  plan  to  order  there.  For  sure  you  were  very  patient  throughout  as  there  does  exist  a  scenario  where  the  seller  might  really  be  delayed  by  his  suppliers  or  something  else.  However,  in  this  case,  the  delay  has  no  justification  whatsoever.  I  remember  reading  a  similar  experience  by  another  fellow  hobbyist.
 
 Hoping  you  would  receive  the  refund/  compensation  or  your  order  in  some  time.
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PostPosted: Fri Feb 28, 2014 5:05 pm Post subject: Re: Shopping on MakeMyHobby.com Reply with quote

 Hi  Shaink  ,
 
 I  feel  sorry  for  the  loss  you  had  .  There  are  so  many  threads  in  IAH  regarding  this  .  I  will  suggest  you  to  do  a  proper  research  before  buying  any  product  online  .
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PostPosted: Fri Mar 07, 2014 11:07 pm Post subject: Re: Shopping on MakeMyHobby.com Reply with quote

                                                   
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Shaink  ,  
 Same  story  comes  up  pretty  frequently..  Its  always  better  to  buy  from  hobbyist  or  from  a  reputed  local  dealer.
 Or  ask  and  research  before  buying  from  these  websites.                

 
 Hi  Srinidhi,
 I  appreciate  your  suggestion,  the  problem  is  I  am  currently  living  in  a  rural  area,  I  have  attached  a  picture  of  what  'fish-keeping'  means  here  Smile
 http://s13.postimg.org/y4gqllnlj/LFS.jpg
 This  is  my  first  time  buying  online  without  researching  so  that  kind  of  proves  your  point  about  that.
 Cheers!
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PostPosted: Fri Mar 07, 2014 11:20 pm Post subject: Re: Shopping on MakeMyHobby.com Reply with quote

                                                   
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Hi  Shaink,
 
 Very  unfortunate  you  had  to  go  through  this  ordeal.  This  definitely  should  serve  an  eye  opener  to  anyone  who  would  or  plan  to  order  there.  For  sure  you  were  very  patient  throughout  as  there  does  exist  a  scenario  where  the  seller  might  really  be  delayed  by  his  suppliers  or  something  else.  However,  in  this  case,  the  delay  has  no  justification  whatsoever.  I  remember  reading  a  similar  experience  by  another  fellow  hobbyist.
 
 Hoping  you  would  receive  the  refund/  compensation  or  your  order  in  some  time.                

 
 Hi  Karan,
 Thankyou  for  the  kind  and  understanding  words.  I  hope  other  people  will  be  less  impulsive  than  I  was  this  time.
 I  have  no  hope  of  getting  anything  out  of  this  including  refund,  I  am  considering  this  as  'research  fee'.
 
 Cheers!
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PostPosted: Fri Mar 07, 2014 11:25 pm Post subject: Re: Shopping on MakeMyHobby.com Reply with quote

                                                   
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Hi  Shaink  ,
 
 I  feel  sorry  for  the  loss  you  had  .  There  are  so  many  threads  in  IAH  regarding  this  .  I  will  suggest  you  to  do  a  proper  research  before  buying  any  product  online  .                

 
 Hi  Satya,
 I  had  good  experience  shopping  online  so  far  and  I  guess  I  was  getting  a  bit  overconfident,  not  to  mention  I  was  too  busy  researching  fish-keeping  to  research  anything  else.  Well  a  mistake  made  and  a  lesson  learned,  that  better  open  my  eyes   Surprised  
 
 Cheers!
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PostPosted: Sun Mar 09, 2014 5:40 am Post subject: Re: Shopping on MakeMyHobby.com Reply with quote

 There  was  a  point  when  I  registered  on  that  website.  It  was  so  alluring.  I  am  glad  that  I  did  not  try  buying  anything  from  them.
 But  recently  they  have  started  sending  me  newsletters.  They  are  constantly  trying  their  best  to  deceive  hobbyists.  Someone  should  lodge  a  complain  or  something.
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PostPosted: Sun Mar 09, 2014 4:07 pm Post subject: Re: Shopping on MakeMyHobby.com Reply with quote

 Personally  I  haven’t  faced  the  above  said  situation.
 
 Since  I’m  always  hard  pressed  on  times  &  other  commitments,  I  prefer  online  shop  OVER  visiting  LFS  in  person.  It  is  very  certain  that  we  all  get  cheat  at  time  but  I  always  believe  that  you  have  to  be  cautious  and  spend  some  time  trying  reading  reviews  shared  by  fellow  online  shopaholics,  well  not  that  (at  all  time)  review  floated  are  truth  &  correct.  
 
 What  I  would  have  done  differently  in  the  above  said  instance;
 
 1.Please  understand  what's  your  tolerance  is  &  never  go  beyond  that,  what  I  mean  by  that  when  buying  first  time  from  a  new  online  supply  always  order  goods  no  more  than  Rs  300/400,  inclusive  shipping,  if  you  have  to  bare  it.  This  is  would  give  you  a  sense  of  how  fast  the  goods  are  shipped  &  shipping  quality.  
 
 2.Always  when  you  have  an  option  of  payment  on  delivery,  opt  it,  preferred  when  you  buying  it  for  the  first  time
 
 3.Humans  sounds  sweet/helpful  when  they  are  trying  to  get  sometime  out  of  you,  so  don’t  fall  prey.  Customer  Exec  are  humans  too  Wink.  And  also,  when  the  prices  are  quoted  very  less,  be  sure  to  refer  other  online  stores  &  ask  yourself  any  question…why?  Why?..
 
 Before  concluding,  suggest  you  to  file  an  online  compliant  @  http://www.consumercourt.in/,  I’m  surprised  that  you  didn’t  wanna  whip  one's  @$$
 
 
 Disclaimer:  I  don’t  intend  to  hurt  anybody  feeling(S)  nor  do  I  mean  to  encourage  online  shopping,  it  just  sharing  my  exp/through.
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PostPosted: Sun Mar 09, 2014 4:12 pm Post subject: Re: Shopping on MakeMyHobby.com Reply with quote

 Forgot  something...
 
 I'm  human.  If  I  didn't  make  mistakes,  I'd  never  learn.  You  can  only  go  forward  by  making  mistakes.
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 Cheers  friends,  never  get  disheartened,  it’s  all  part  of  learning  curve.
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 Hi,  I  will  recommend  that  you  keep  fighting.  There  is  an  online  forum  for  consumer  court  &  I  will  recommend  that  you  intimate  them  of  the  case  with  full  details.  I  already  have  a  similar  issue  with  a  website  called  Indohobby  &  have  reported  to  them.  File  also  a  complaint  with  the  cyber  crimes  division  of  your  police  department.  You  have  nothing  to  loose  by  doing  this.
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 Despite  so  many  negative  reviews  why  no  one  filled  complaint  with  Cyber  Cell,  Andhra  Pradesh  Police??
 It  must  be  Local  police  station  as  per  address  on  Makemyhobby-http://www.hyderabadpolice.gov.in/Humayun%20Nagar/Index.htm
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PostPosted: Thu Mar 13, 2014 12:26 am Post subject: Re: Shopping on MakeMyHobby.com Reply with quote

 You  guys  would  love  this.  I  had  a  bad  experience  with  makemyhobby.com  last  year  after  ordering  products  worth  close  to  INR  1300/-  had  been  following  up  for  few  months  &  finally  gave  up.
 
 Surprisingly  they  emailed  me  their  news  letter  last  week  with  new  product  info  on  10th  March  2014,  that  was  like  insult  to  injury.  post  which  I  replied  with  the  below  message  to  their  do  not  reply  email  Id  as  there  was  no  other  email  to  contact  them.
 ________________________________________________________________________________
 
 You  Idiots,
 
 Atleast  maintain  a  list  of  people  you  have  already  cheated  by  taking  the  money  &  not  sending  the  goods  so  that  you  don't  send  such  stupid  offers  again.
 __________________________________________________________________________________
 
 At  around  8:30  pm  on  the  same  day,  I  recieved  the  below  email  from  them
 
 Store  Credit  from  Make  My  Hobby!
 Dear  Dheeraj,
 
 You  have  received  a  credit  at  Make  My  Hobby  (https://www.makemyhobby.com/).  Your  new  balance  is  €15.63.
 
 You  can  login  to  your  Make  My  Hobby  account  by  visiting:  https://www.makemyhobby.com/index.php?main_page=login.
 __________________________________________________________________________________
 
 For  some  weird  reason  the  credit  was  in  euros  in  my  makemyhobby  account.  I  have  reordered  stuff  from  them  today,  let  me  see  what  happens..  that  said  I  would  still  not  recommend  them  whether  i  receive  the  goods  or  not.  Will  keep  you  guys  posted  anyways.
 
 
 Cheers,
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PostPosted: Sat Jul 19, 2014 2:55 pm Post subject: Re: Shopping on MakeMyHobby.com Reply with quote

 Shaink,
 
 I  also  ordered  from  Makemyhobby.  I  wanted  to  test  their  delivery  hence  ordered  for  Rs.600/-  It  came  almost  after  a  month,  but  was  ok.
 
 In  another  case  i  ordered  some  fish  from  mumbai  and  paid  for  it  through  NEFT.  The  delivery  did  not  happen  for  a  month  and  my  calls  were  not  picked  up.  I  found  a  online  consumer  helping  site  called  akosha.com.  They  are  very  good  and  paid  500/-  to  them  to  investigate.  Due  to  their  action  ,  that  seller  came  from  mumbai  and  gave  me  back  the  money  in  person!!,  then  i  came  to  know  that  he  had  problems  with  his  business  and  was  on  a  loss.  Anyway  i  got  my  money  atleast.
 
 Please  suggest  akosha.com  to  others  also.  You  can  use  it  for  any  problem  to  any  type  of  service  which  any  company  provides  to  you.
 
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