Man turns over £1m a year selling socks on eBay after being inspired on benefits
Socks are rarely donated to those in need like money, coffee or old coats. Yet if you’re homeless, you often walk miles a day without anything on your feet. We want to fix that problem”
Bizarre 20p with missing date sells for £56 on eBay after triggering bidding war
Thousands of 20ps are thought to have been released into circulation without a date on them, making them valuable to collectors – we explain what to look out for
Conman who claimed to be pals with Katie Price swindled dad in Gumtree 'scam'
A CONMAN who claimed to be pals with Katie Price and Stormzy allegedly swindled a disabled dad out of £2k in a Gumtree ?house scam?. Single dad-of-two Mark Spratley was left in floods o?
Scammers targeting Gumtree sellers with WhatsApp, phishing, Pickr
You can seemingly get a scam sent your way anywhere, and while emails and text messages are common, selling something online also appears to make you a target.
eBay fraudster walks free after conning sellers out of thousands of pounds
A FRAUDSTER who conned eBay and Gumtree sellers out of thousands of pounds by faking payment emails has been spared jail.
Fraudster sold car on Gumtree for £5,200 then refused to hand over vehicle
Jacqueline Crawford said she was willing to repay the money from her £1,600 a month in benefits after scamming John Hall by cancelling a meeting to hand over the Ford Fiesta
I confronted Gumtree scammers after they asked for bank details using fake site
Criminals pretend to be interested buyers with links to copycat websites, which could mean victims lose cash and their item
UK competition watchdog approves Adevinta acquisition of eBay classified ads unit
Britain’s competition watchdog on Wednesday approved Norway’s Adevinta’s (ADEV.OL) planned acquisition of U.S. e-commerce group eBay’s (EBAY.O) classified ads business.