On the whole, buying and selling a car online is an easy and safe process. But you should always beware of scammers who try to use the anonymous environment of the internet to rip people off.
Buyers, sellers, and even leasers or renters have lost thousands of dollars to scammers on real estate, rental, fake banking and car websites. In nearly all cases, these scams can be avoided if the buyers and sellers are more cautious. If the offer looks too good to be true, it probably is so please make sure you use some common sense.
Help us to stop fraud. If you receive a suspicious email or are the victim of a scam, contact us immediately. If you have been scammed and as such lost money you will need to contact the police.