Safety Tips

Here are several safety guidelines to help make sure that your usage of Putindia.com is safe.

While community members who use Putindia.com have success with post or connecting with others. It is important we help keep our community members safe from people attempting to scam or defraud them. We have found that one of the best ways to address this problem is to ensure that all transactions take place locally and in-person.

 

You understand that when using the Website, you will be exposed to Content from a variety of sources, and that Putindia.com is not responsible for the accuracy, usefulness, safety, or intellectual property rights of or relating to such Content, and you agree and assume all liability for your use. You further understand and acknowledge that you may be exposed to Content that is inaccurate, offensive, indecent, or objectionable, defamatory or libelous and you agree to waive, and hereby do waive, any legal or equitable rights or remedies you have or may have against Putindia.com with respect thereto.

 

We request you to take the following precautions:

  • Avoid scams by acting locally or paying with PayPal
  • Never pay with Western Union, Money gram or other anonymous payment services
  • Don't buy or sell outside of your country. Don't accept cashier Cheques from outside your country
  • This site is never involved in any transaction, and does not handle payments, shipping, guarantee transactions, provide escrow services, or offer "buyer protection" or "seller certification"
  • When buying or selling, you should meet in-person to see the product. Learn as much as you can about who you are meeting or trading with before you complete the transaction Putindia.com is all about local transactions.
  • Use common sense. If something sounds too good to be true, it probably is not.
  • Protect personal information, e.g. do not share your home address unless you know the other person and want them to visit you.
  • Be wary of Users with no reliable contact information, who respond slowly or not at all
  • You get an email saying that your help is needed to help take money out of a country and that you will be paid a commission for your help. Finally, they will ask you for money to help them take the large amount of money out of the country and once you pay you will never hear from them again.