The online store uses a basic Paypal shopping cart that opens in a secondary window or a mew tab depending on the preferences set on your browser. The secondary window is a Paypal window, with a https to keep your personal info secure.
Green arrows are options; red arrows show mandatory steps.
On this page you can update quantities… remove items… check basic shipping info. Calculating shipping at this stage has created problems with some browsers. Shipping prices are clearly posted on my website under orders.
If you calculate shipping at this stage, it only shows First Class. For large International orders, it is often not enough to cover postage. If shipping paid is not sufficient, we email you the best options for shipping and a Paypal money request for the shipping balance.
Click on either buttons - They go to the same next page.
Here you can still update the shopping cart on the left… and click on link at red arrow to go to the next step.
Enter your debit or credit card info, your name, the billing address and phone number.
If the shipping address is different than the billing address, you will be able to enter that in the next steps. If you enter the shipping address and it does not match the billing address of the debit or credit card you use, it will be declined.
Why do we need your phone number? Occasionally, we have a question about your order and we need an answer immediately to ship your order right away….
Don't want a Paypal Account? Click on the No, I don't want an account now button.
Once you click on No, I don't want an account, click the yes, I have read… and click "Review and Continue" button.
Here you can, do a final review of your order and make the following changes:
Shipping address - Enter it here if different from filing address
Shipping method - Update to Priority or Priority Express
If you need your package overnight, call after checking out.
Add Instructions for us (the sellers)
Change our phone number - Occasionally we need to call you with a question about your order.
Click on button at red arrow to pay.
Here is what happens afterwards:
Paypal transfer your payment minus their fee into our Paypal account - but not your cc info.
We get an email with your order.
You get an automated email from Paypal with your order detail.
You get an automated email from us that we received your order
We pack your order.
We ship your order - most orders are shipped via the US postal services.
You get an automated email notification that your order has shipped with the tracking number.
FYI: Not getting the automated emails? Sometimes they end up in the spam folder…
Shopping Cart Problems?
Some customers using the latest operating systems on iPhone, iPad and iMac and Safari have been getting an error message when trying to checkout. Paypal is trying to fix the issue, but it might be an Apple issue. Apple is advising its users to download and App such as Firefox or Chrome to bypass this issue. You can download these Apps for free.
If you experiencing any problems or difficulties with the checking out process, copy your shopping cart content, take a screenshot and send us an email with the list of items you want to purchase. We can send you a Paypal invoice payable with any of the major credit card. They seem to problemless.
Or if you prefer to pay over the phone, include your phone number and the best time to call you for cc info. Thank you!