I certainly knew better. That is what has been running through my mind after making a purchase of a replacement remote with one of those fly by night outfits that apparently is not shipping anything.
It’s my own fault for not sticking to vendors I have dealt with in the past. And yes, I am sure I will get my money back easily enough via PayPal… six months or so later, depending on how PayPal handles this sort of thing.
No, I made my bed and now I get to sleep in it. Folks, if I could offer you one word of advice is not to buy stuff with anything other than your credit card. This way if you get screwed, you at least have some recourse through your credit card company. Lesson learned today: trust your instincts when making purchases online.