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Swapsy is collaborating with to bring you inexpensive products from Taobao and Tmall

Ginger · July 12, 2022
Hi dear Swappers, If you have recently returned to the United States from China, you are probably missing the convenienc...
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League of Legends Retired Professional Player Leaked Why Bo really Match-Fixed

Harry · April 28, 2021
Retired professional LPL player, Liu Mou (PDD) leaked bombshell news about why exactly was Bo “coerced” into match-fixin...
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League of Legends Pro League’s New Star Jungler Bo suspended for match fixing

Harry · March 17, 2021
League of Legends Pro League had suspended a jungle player after suspected match-fixing when he was playing in LDL (the...
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Swapsy Scholarship Program - Life as an International Student

Laiba Bukhar... · March 8, 2019
One of the selected articles from the first Swapsy Scholarship Program (SSPI) from an exchange student at the University...

How to Scan the QR Code Saved on Your Phone

Mike D · February 5, 2019
Another great tip from our Swapsy expert

Baopals, the Smart Way to Shop in China

Baopals · December 12, 2018
Taobao and Tmall in English, and better.

3 Awesome Places to Visit in China that Aren't Shanghai or Beijing

Quincy Smith · November 9, 2018
With a land area of more than 3.7 million square miles, there's plenty of China to explore, and here are three places in...

5 Apps You Need to Download Before Visiting China

Quincy Smith · October 10, 2018
The ultimate guide to live like a local in china, from an expat who currently calls Shanghai home.

Do you need WeChat Pay?

D. Jack · September 2, 2018
This is an article from one of the pioneer users of Swapsy, who is now studying in China. We are honored to share his ex...

Zelle and PayPal Tips for Swappers

Mike D & San... · August 31, 2018
What is the most popular E-wallets on Swapsy? How to get a match faster? And how to avoid paying fees when using Paypal?...

How to Insert Transaction Code in Different E-wallets

Mike D · August 30, 2018
The myth of adding "the code".

The Swapsy Story

Sandi Yu · August 16, 2018
Where the idea of Swapsy came from.

The Expat Remittance Experience

S. Alexander · July 31, 2018
Living abroad as an expat is a multifaceted experience wrapped up in fun yet complicated challenges.
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