Personal Safety Tips       Avoiding Scams & Fraud  

The overwhelming majority of TradeinExchange users are trustworthy and well-intentioned.

With thousands of human interactions facilitated through TradeinExchange, the incidence of violent crime has been extremely low.

Nevertheless, it's very important to take the same precautions online as you would offline.

When meeting someone for the first time, please remember to:

  • Insist on a public meeting place like a cafe
  • Tell a friend or family member where you're going
  • Take your cell phone along if you have one
  • Consider having a friend accompany you
  • Trust your instincts
Taking these simple precautions helps make TradeinExchange safer for everyone.

For more information about personal safety online, check out these resources: