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How to best avoid scammers on Ebay!?

Scamming is rife on Ebay and everyone that uses the platform will tell you how bad it really is. Thankfully I’ve only had to deal with it a couple of times and when I have I’ve been able to keep the money and the scammer has got in trouble for it. Ebay has many flaws and unfortunately scamming is one of them. The platform isn’t doing enough to protect sellers and is opening the door for dodgy buyers to get away with everything. There are so many reasons why this is true but that’s not what I’m talking about today. I want to talk about the ways a seller can try keeping themselves safe against these dodgy buyers. So let’s go kick it off with the tips that I’ve used and that have worked. 1, Pictures! On ebay you’re allowed up to 12 pictures for free. Use them all if…

eBay sellers, how to pick the best ones!

So eBay is a huge marketplace where you can buy next to anything on there. I’ve spent thousands on there over the years and have to say most of the items I’ve received had been fine, some haven’t turned up and others had been dreadful! I have to admit that before buying anything on eBay these days I make sure that I check out the seller. Not everyone will know the steps to take which is why I wanted to share my tips. What are they selling? So first of all I check out the sellers other items. I have found a few sellers that are only selling one or two items with poor feedback, or just the one item and then rubbish feedback. Of course this isn’t true for everyone but if you’re selling on eBay you normally have more than a couple of items selling at one given…