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    Selling a car to a foreign buyer

    Hi everyone. I recently posted my car for sale on Gumtree's South African site.After a few days I get a response from a person claiming to be in Norway, who would like to buy my car and pay me via PayPal.My concern is firstly as a South African am I allowed to sell my car to a foreigner who's...
  2. Jamie McKane

    Gumtree offers new house rental services

    Gumtree offers new house rental services Gumtree announced it has partnered with property technology company HouseME to offer improved house rental services on its online platform. As a result of this collaboration, Gumtree is now able to verify prospective tenants through a rigorous vetting...
  3. Jamie McKane

    Do you buy or sell items on Gumtree?

    Do you use Gumtree to buy or sell second-hand items?
  4. Jamie McKane

    Have you ever sold a smartphone on Gumtree or OLX?

    Have you ever sold an old smartphone through a classifieds website like Gumtree or OLX?
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    Gumtree AD - Graphics cards

    Hi all, I am stuck in a pickle, due to the harsh impact CryptoCurrency mining has had on GPU prices i cant find availability anywhere for AMD Graphics cards. I am very new to Gumtree and i wanted to get some advice on the company "RogueCookies" they have a webpage which doesn't help at all, they...
  6. Newsfeed

    Hijackers place advert for stolen trailer on Gumtree – get arrested

    Hijackers place advert for stolen trailer on Gumtree – get arrested Two murder and hijacking suspects have been arrested after they placed an advert for the sale of a hijacked trailer on Gumtree that was noticed by the owner, police said on Thursday.
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    Looking for advice about a buyer on Gumtree demanding a refund

    Myself and a friend (both 21) each won a coffee machine in a competition and gave them to my mom to sell. She advertised the one on Gumtree as brand new, unopened and unused (although as a prize it has no warranty) and someone bought it for R1000. They asked if it can take all the capsules, we...
  8. Kevin Lancaster

    The bestselling items on Gumtree South Africa

    The bestselling items on Gumtree South Africa Gumtree South Africa recently unveiled a new logo, which is part of the company’s “ongoing and comprehensive redesign”.
  9. Kevin Lancaster

    Gumtree gets a new logo

    Gumtree gets a new logo Gumtree South Africa has a new logo, which is part of the company’s “ongoing and comprehensive redesign”.
  10. Kevin Lancaster

    Gumtree website gets a big upgrade

    Gumtree website gets a big upgrade Gumtree’s South African website has received a new homepage and several new features, said the company.
  11. Kevin Lancaster

    Gumtree bans the sale of donkeys on its site

    Gumtree bans the sale of donkeys on its site The popular e-commerce website Gumtree South Africa has decided to ban the sale of all donkeys and mules on its website.
  12. Kevin Lancaster

    Gumtree South Africa will start listing eBay products in 2017

    Gumtree South Africa will start listing eBay products in 2017 eBay has outlined a plan to integrate its product listings with its classified sites around the world.
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    Gumtree Fraud

    I've used Gumtree to sell and buy small stuff before, but now that I'm trying to sell an iPhone 7, I've had 3 requests and all 3 are Nigerian fraudsters! The first guy said he'll have a friend look at the phone then deposit the money. I met the guy, seems happy with the phone, and I get an...
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    gumtree seller hasn't settled with bank yet

    Hi, I've found a bike I want to buy on Gumtree. The owner says: I pay him and take the bike He settles with the bank using the money I paid him He then receives registration papers etc a week or so later, sorts all that and gives me the documentation I then complete transfer of vehicle...
  15. Kevin Lancaster

    How Gumtree deals with thousands of customer complaints

    How Gumtree deals with thousands of customer complaints Gumtree is one of the few companies in South Africa that uses a homeshoring method to optimise its customer support and online moderation system.
  16. Kevin Lancaster

    Gumtree scams: what to watch out for and how to avoid them

    Gumtree scams: what to watch out for and how to avoid them Gumtree is hugely popular in South Africa, and receives well over 4 million local visitors each month – making its users an ideal target for scammers.
  17. Kevin Lancaster

    Woman who sold baby on Gumtree gets suspended sentence

    Woman who sold baby on Gumtree gets suspended sentence A 20-year-old woman was on Wednesday sentenced in the Pietermaritzburg Regional Court for selling her 19-month-old child for R5 000 on Gumtree.
  18. medicnick83

    Gumtree Users... Please!

    Please allow me to VENT !!! :mad: I don't often use Gumtree but when I do, I do my level best to provide as much information as possible regarding the item I'm selling because I don't feel like doing double work - I'm one of those "work smarter, not harder" type of guys. I mean, I take...
  19. Kevin Lancaster

    Woman who tried to sell baby on Gumtree – bail bid and charges

    Woman who tried to sell baby on Gumtree – bail bid and charges A woman who allegedly “sold” her child for R5 000 after placing an advertisement on Gumtree, may plead guilty to a charge of human trafficking.
  20. Kevin Lancaster

    Woman arrested for trying to sell baby on Gumtree

    Woman arrested for trying to sell baby on Gumtree The Hawks have arrested a woman who tried to sell her baby on Gumtree.
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