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3 places better than Craigslist to buy and sell used items

3 places better than Craigslist to buy and sell used items
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When you want to buy or sell something used online, your first thought might be to use Craigslist. After all, it's the site that brought the newspaper classifieds into the digital world.

Of course, using Craigslist does cause some concerns. You might deal with a buyer or seller who tries to cheat you with bad payment or an item that's different than what was listed. Learn more about how scammers use Craigslist to trick you.

There are many stories of people meeting a buyer or seller to complete transactions and getting robbed or worse. That's why it's essential to meet in a public place and let someone know where you're going - or bring them along.

Craigslist also isn't always the easiest site to use. That's why third-party selling apps like SellSimple exist to make it easier.

Fortunately, Craigslist isn't the only game in town. Here are places that are better than Craigslist for buying and selling.

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