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Beer Trading: Rules & Tips

Discussion in 'Help' started by Todd, Feb 22, 2012.

  1. Todd

    Todd Founder (1,440) Colorado Aug 23, 1996 Staff Member

    Beer Trading is meant to be a fun way to share beers with other BeerAdvocates, so let's keep this simple.

    As always, our Terms of Service applies.

    Posting Privileges:
    • You must be active for 30 days before gaining the privilege to post in any of the Beer Trading forums.
    • Privileges are automatically updated on an hourly basis. If you haven't logged in for a while, wait an hour after logging in.
    • ISO (in search of) : FT (for trade) posts must be made in the ISO:FT forum only.
    • Trades must be beer for beer. No other goods or services; like tickets, booze, proxies/mules.
    • No open-ended offers / auctions; example: "Make me an offer."
    • No selling, buying, betting or pimping listings on another site.
    • No posting duplicate threads / bumping; repeat offenders will be banned as spammers.
    • No "message sent" / "check your messages" style posts.
    • Don't threadjack. Start your own ISO:FT thread.
    • Don't reply with "Like" or "+1" or similar.
    • Don't be a dick.
    • Use the Beer Trading Feedback System!
    • Demand that new users ship first and use the system.
    • Be as specific as possible with the title of your post, ISO (in search of) and FT (for trade).
    • If you reply to an ISO:FT publicly, please make it helpful.
    • Likes are disabled for the ISO:FT and IT Forward forums.
    • Posts in all Beer Trading forums will not appear in "What's New."

    • You trade at your own risk.
    • BeerAdvocate is not responsible for the actions of its users.
    Thanks in advance for your cooperation.


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