Buying on is easy - and fun! You can
find almost anything for sale - from new computers to antiques and collectibles.
Here are a few basic steps to get you started:
Find an item.
Search by typing in a keyword for an item you're interested in, or browse through our categories.
Learn about the item you found.
Read the item description carefully, and look at the pictures the
seller has included. If you have any questions about the item that
aren't answered in the item's description, you can ask the seller about
the item by clicking on the 'Email The Seller' link or by the seller's
phone number (You should sign in to see this info). Carefully reading
all the information and asking informed questions will help you
determine if this is the item you want!
Review the seller's feedback.
You can see the seller's feedback score and percentage of positive
feedback right on the item page. Also, be sure to read the comments
left by the seller's previous buyers to be sure that this is a seller
you feel you can trust.
Bid or Buy It Now.
Once you've found the item you want, you can place a bid or purchase
the item instantly using Buy It Now. Some items are sold only in
auction-style listings that require you to place a bid, while others
include the Buy It Now option. This allows you to buy the item
instantly. Check the item page to see what purchase options are
available to you.
Contact the seller to pay and collect your item.
After you've won or purchased the item, you have to contact the seller
through their phone number or email they provided. You should then
discuss about where and how to meet for payment and collection of the
Here's your chance to tell the community about your experience with
this seller. You can leave feedback for any member you've bought from
or sold to.