How to Buy and Sell Safely on Craigslist
There are several easy steps that you can take to increase your safety and reduce online fraud when buying and selling on Craigslist and other online marketplaces.
The following resources provide Craigslist safety tips:
SafeTrade Stations (www.safetradestations.com)
Police stations throughout the U.S. are setting up SafeTrade Zones where individuals can meet up to buy and sell items on Craigslist and other online marketplaces. This site provide more information on staying safe and finding your local SafeTrade Station.
National Cyber Security Alliance (www.staysafeonline.org)
Information and resources on how to stay safe online including keeping a clean computer, protecting your identity, tips for parents, and mobile devices.
Federal Trade Commission site with tools and info for staying safe online.
Get Safe Online (www.getsafeonline.org)
The UK's leading source for online safety information.