2016/09/20 10:37 AM
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DARK NET VENDORS
A Reddit user posting questions about the daily lives of dark net vendors has gotten some interesting answers. One commenter, nicknamed “Vendurr” claims to make anywhere from $200-300K per year. He typically gets up whenever he desires, logs on, and checks the orders for the day.
Another vendor states he makes $150K a year, and the job gives him free time to pursue work as a musician.
Despite the earnings, both say they’re unable to spend on larger items (i.e. houses, cars, etc.) Doing so is a surefire way to get caught, and their living locations remain a secret. Both are also highly meticulous when packaging…