Just like offline marketplaces, it is important to stay safe in online marketplaces.
Here's a few tips to get you started when creating your account;
Ensure your eBay account password is as secure as possible.Read our guide on creating a strong and memorable password for some handy hints.
When you start buying items make sure you check the eBay Feedback System to help you decide whether you want to buy or sell items with another person on eBay. You can do this by viewing the person's eBay profile. Here you can read feedback that other people have given when buying items or selling items to the person in question.