Safety Tips

There is no proper way to identify a fraudulent seller or buyer. That’s why, we insist you to practice very good judgment and always keep the following tips in your mind either during selling or buying. These tips can be the safest way of processing.

Tips for buyers:

  • First check the contact details of seller.
  • Contact the seller by telephone and discuss all the details.
  • Sellers who exclude personal contact information should become suspicious. So, be aware from them.
  • Note down all the details of seller properly.
  • Always meet the seller at a safe location and on day time. Also properly inspect the item before purchasing and payment.
  • Must inspect the unrealistic offers e.g like best thing on very cheap price.
  • Better to collect item directly and face to face from seller.
  • It will be good if you collect the item and pay at the same time. Don’t transfer funds or use a debit card to pay someone you do not know before collecting an item.
  • Before purchase ask for detailed and clear information about the condition of the item, location, price and payment & delivery method.
  • Don’t give your financial information and pay on delivery or with your trusted payment systems.
  • For electronic goods, must properly check their functionality before purchase.
  • In case of vehicles like cars, vans and bikes you should test the functionality and other things before purchase. Must verify vehicle chassis number from concern authorities before purchase.
  • Must check all the contact details of seller and ask the seller to provide photo ID and proof of address.

Tips for Seller:-

  • Be honest and offer what is true and genuine to avoid misunderstanding with buyers,
  • Must check all the contact details of buyer and ask the buyer to provide photo ID and proof of address.
  • Agree on a secure payment method.
  • Better to sell on cash and take direct payment.
  • Also check and verify the cash notes properly and be aware of fake currency and bank orders.
  • Always take the full payment at the time of the delivery.
  • Always use a safe location to meet.
  • Don’t give your financial information and pay on delivery or with your trusted payment systems.
If you become the victim of any fraud then must contact to the police immediately.