Avoid becoming a victim of scams and fraud! Beware of any deals involving wire transfers, cashier checks, money orders, shipping, or any promises of transaction protection, certification or guarantees.
– Arrange to meet so the buyer can examine the item before payment.
– Be suspicious of too-good-to-be-true offers; there’s probably a catch.
– Send money before you have seen the item.
– Send an item before you have been paid.