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A person said they wanted to buy my camper, gave me a deposit and now a week later decided they don't want to buy it. Can I keep the deposit?

1 Answers. Asked on Sep 08th, 2017 on Consumer Law - New York
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Answered on Sep 09th, 2017 at 8:56 AM

Unless there is an agreement in writing that says so, no.

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