Safety Tips

Disclaimer: AutoBounds is only involved in hosting the advertisement of various users, just like an advertisement in a newspaper or a magazine, and neither vouches for the quality or specification of the products/services of in any manner nor are involved in any manner in respect of the transaction between the users. Although we verify every listing that is posted on our website for quality and end-user satisfaction, we can't guarantee a successful deal. Every listing that we promote outside our website is checked and carefully selected by our team.

 

Sellers:

 

What you should do:

  • Always provide correct and detailed information.
  • Answer the buyer's queries to generate his or her interest in your offer.
  • Be sure about the buyer's identity and purpose before closing a deal.
  • Meet the buyer in person in a public place before closing the deal.

What you shouldn't do:

  • Avoid committing something which is not present in the product/service.
  • Don't disclose personal information unless you are sure about the buyer's intention.
  • Don't be afraid to ask the buyer about his purpose in buying the product.
  • Avoid meeting the buyer in a secluded area.

 

Buyers:

What you should do:

  • Always do a thorough research of the product you intent to buy.
  • Ask as many questions as you have about the product.
  • Insist on inspecting the product on your own before buying.
  • Meet the seller at a public place before buying the product.
  • Cash is the best form of payment in a transaction through classifieds.

What you shouldn't do:  

  • Don't disclose your personal information to the seller in your initial conversation.
  • Don't be afraid to cancel the deal if you find something fishy.
  • Don't buy the product unless you have seen it physically.
  • Avoid meeting the seller in a secluded area.
  • Avoid sharing your credit card or bank account details.

 

Stolen vehicles that are listed on our website:

If you believe that a vehicle that is posted for sale on our website has been stolen you should notify us immediately via our contact form and notify the police. We will take down the listing and close the account of the person that posted it. We will also notify the law enforcement agencies. 

 

Making your phone number public:

We don't prevent users to post their phone numbers on their listings. We know that its a more convenient way to reach out than email is. We are not responsible for anything that can happen with your phone number. If you receive random calls from unknown people, without the intention of buying/selling, we urge you to notify the police about it.