How do I safely meet on Craigslist?
Personal SafetyInsist on a public meeting place like a cafe, bank, or shopping center.Do not meet in a secluded place, or invite strangers into your home.Be especially careful buying/selling high value items.Tell a friend or family member where youre going.Take your cell phone along if you have one.More items
What should you not do on Craigslist?
One of the most important Craigslist precautions is to be wary of scammers. In almost all cases, you are best off accepting cash for a Craigslist sale. Personal checks can bounce, and scammers can fake cashiers checks and money orders.