We suggest you follow these safety tips before entering into any transaction:

Buyers

Dos

  • Always do a through research of the product you intent to buy
  • Ask as many questions as you have about the product
  • Insist on inspecting the product on your own before buying
  • Meet the seller at a public place before buying the product
  • Cash is the best form of payment in a transaction through classifieds

Don'ts

  • Don't disclose your personal information to the seller in your initial conversation
  • Don't be afraid to cancel the deal if you find something fishy
  • Don't buy the product unless you have seen it physically
  • Avoid meeting the seller in a secluded area
  • Avoid sharing your credit card or bank account details

Sellers

Dos

  • Always provide correct and detailed information
  • Answer the buyer's queries to generate his or her interest in your offer
  • Be sure about the buyer's identity and purpose before closing deal
  • Meet the buyer in person in a public place before closing the deal

Don'ts

  • Avoid committing something which is not present in the product/service
  • Don't disclose personal information unless you are sure about buyer's intention
  • Don't be afraid to ask the buyer about his purpose of buying the product
  • Avoid meeting the buyer in a secluded area