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Welcome to RFD! Important things to know before posting

Welcome to the RedFlagDeals forums!

This forum is to help new members out by giving them tips and answers to popular questions that they might not know the answers to.

If you're new to RFD, feel free to start a thread in this forum to introduce yourself and ask any questions you might have! Be sure to check out the links below first though as they contain answers to many popular questions.

Thanks for signing up for Canada's largest deals website and enjoy your stay!

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  • Shopping Discussion: Discuss retailers and their policies here.
  • Freebies: If you have found a company giving away something for absolutely free and want to share, post here.
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  • BST: Apparel: If you wish to buy, sell, or trade apparel or related accessories post here.
  • BST: Automotive & Accessories: If you wish to buy, sell, or trade automotive related items post here.
  • BST: Cameras and Accessories: If you wish to buy, sell, or trade Cameras and related accessories, post here.
  • BST: Computer Hardware, Software & Accessories: If you wish to buy, sell, or trade computer hardware, software, webcams, PDAs, etc. post here.
  • BST: Cell Phones & Accessories: If you wish to buy, sell, or trade cell phones or related accessories post here.
  • BST: Electronics: If you wish to buy, sell, or trade, DVD Players, MP3 Players, and other electronics, post here.
  • BST: Gift Cards: If you wish to buy, sell, or trade gift cards post here.
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  • BST: Tickets: Buy, sell, or trade concert, sporting, travel or event tickets here.
  • BST: Video Games, Music & Movies: If you wish to buy, sell, or trade DVDs, video games or consoles, or music, etc. post here. Video game equipment should be posted here, but DVD players and MP3 players should go in the BST: Electronics.
  • BST: Everything Else: If you wish to buy, sell, or trade clothing, Condos, or something that doesn't fit the above BST forums, post here.
  • Group Buys: User organized group buys.
  • Free Stuff: If you wish to give something away, post it here.
  • Scammers and Warnings: A list of bad traders to avoid and other tips.
  • The Welcome to RedFlagDeals.com Forum: This forum is for new members to introduce themselves and ask questions.
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  • Art and Photography - Share photos, tips, and discuss equipment here.
  • Automotive & Accessories: If you wish to discuss automotive related topics, do it here. This forum is not for buying or selling, please use the BST: Automotive & Accessories forum for that.
  • Computers & Electronics: If you wish to discuss computers, electronics, and related topics, do it here.
  • Computers & Electronics - Cell Phones: This forum is for discussion of cell phones and plans.
  • Careers: Visit this forum to discuss jobs and education or post job openings!
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