To be honest, this "security blanket" isn't a reliance.
YOU ALL HAVE TO KEEP MIND OF DUE DILIGENCE.
There are times when there is only so much we can do. I helped out this time because I have a knowledge of the system and because I have some time to help with this situation right now.
In other circumstances, I may not help. Or any of the other senior members of this board. In the end, you guys should all take measures to protect yourself. Depend on yourself, not on others.
Airsoft is about comraderie, trust, respect and honor. In a perfect world, we would believe airsoft transactions would go the same way with fellow players, international or domestic... but there is an age old adage: "Never mix money with relationships."
I think you know what I mean.
If you don't, here's a Notorious B.I.G. line: "Money and blood don't mix like two dicks."
Simple as that.