Selling bitcoin FAQ

How to Write Good Trade Instructions

3461 views May 26, 2017 May 26, 2017 ray 85

Your customer sees the instructions only when the trade begins!  This is what you want them to do to pay you.

You can go into great detail here. Please give clear instructions what you need from the buyer. Explain what steps lie ahead. Add any info on documents, receipts or photos you require. Make sure your instructions are in line with our terms of service. Any suggestions to trade off site are strictly forbidden and this kind of activity will get you banned from Paxful. If you want help on how to write good offer terms click here for our article.

What NOT to do

  1. Do NOT  suggest to trade off escrow. Any suggestions to trade off site are strictly forbidden and this kind of activity will get you banned from Paxful.
  2. Do NOT give contact information.
  3. Do NOT give links to outside sites or share URLs. You must process the payment on Paxful.

Examples of Good Instructions

iTunes Gift Card

  1. Please upload a picture of your physical card with the code SCRATCHED off and clearly visible. For blurry photos, please type the code into the chat also.
  2. If your card doesn’t mark the value, please tell me the denomination.
  3. Wait for me to check the card and release bitcoins. Remember to click the PAID button once you do the above.
  4. If for any reason you do not want to continue the trade with me then Click cancel so I can trade with others instead.

Amazon Gift Card

  1. Please upload a picture of your physical card with the code SCRATCHED off and clearly visible. For blurry photos, please type the code into the chat also.
  2. Upload a picture of the receipt showing that the card was purchased with CASH.
  3. Wait for me to check the card and release bitcoins. Remember to click the PAID button once you do the above.
  4. If for any reason you do not want to continue the trade with me then Click cancel so I can trade with others instead.

Paypal

  1. Upload a picture of your FULL screen showing that the funds are already available in your PayPal balance and it is VERIFIED, you must show your FULL screen!
  2. Type out the e-mail that is in PayPal.
  3. Give me your Facebook Profile link.
  4. Show proof that your account is verified
  5. After you have done the above I will then send you the e-mail account to send funds to.
  6. Funds must be sent in the form of SERVICE, and I will send you the next steps.
  7. I have the right to stop working with anyone if I suspect fraud. 

Western Union

  1. Send the Funds Via Cash to the following NAME_HERE, ADDRESS_HERE etc…
  2. Provide me the following info in the chat: sender name, sender city/state, sender phone number, MTCN code, Exact payout amount in USD or LOCAL CURRENCY
  3. Click the PAID button and wait for me to pick up the funds and release bitcoins.

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