Category Archive for 'Fraud'

Tips for “Knowing Your eBay Buyer” Before You Ship

Sunday, April 16th, 2006

Before you send anything to that buyer, you might want to get to know them, especially if you’re selling them a high-ticket item that you couldn’t afford to lose. Even if the buyer has paid, the PayPal transaction could still end up being reversed, leaving you out of pocket. So how do you figure out […]

How to Avoid Being a Victim of eBay Buyer’s Fraud

Saturday, December 3rd, 2005

From everything you’ve heard about the risk of fraud on eBay, you might think it’s only buyers getting scammed – but you couldn’t be more wrong. Here are a few common scams that sellers fall for every day.
The Rubber Cheque.
This one obviously isn’t limited to eBay – it’s been going on for years in all […]