Staying safe when buying and selling on

Here you can find advice on how to stay safe while trading on .

How to sell safely ?

  • Try to take the full payment at the time of the delivery.
  • Use a safe location to meet.
  • Watch out for fake currency and money orders.
  • Verify the buyer’s credentials if there is a request for a bulk order. Ask the buyer to provide photo ID and proof of address.
  • Do not share your financial information

How to buy safely ?

  • Always meet the seller at a safe location and inspect the item before purchasing.
  • Watch out for unrealistic offers.
  • Collect the item and pay at the same time
  • Ask for clear information on condition of the item, price, payment and delivery method.
  • Purchase items directly from the seller.
  • In case of electronic goods, cars, and bikes you should test the functioning of the item before purchase. Verify vehicle chassis number. 

Reporting a safety issue

If you feel that you have been the victim of a scam, please report your situation to us immediately. If you have been cheated, we also recommend that you contact your local police department.