How do I buy and sell responsibly on Facebook?
When shopping on Facebook, please make sure you are logged into the real Facebook website.
If you see any signs of suspicious activity, immediately cancel the transaction, report the listing or person and call the local authorities if necessary.
To help promote your safety, we encourage you to review the following tips for buying and selling responsibly, in addition to using your best judgment:
Clean and disinfect items
Learn which items are not allowed on Facebook
Review the seller’s profile
Consider delivery options for Marketplace items
Use online payment methods
Communicate on Facebook
Protect your privacy
Confirm fair pricing
Be wary of gift card scams
Verify the item before paying or sending a deposit
Don't buy or sell recalled items
Watch out for counterfeit items
Be cautious when buying or selling cars