New to Beer Trading on BeerAdvocate? Check out: How to Get Started with Beer Trading ******************** Disclaimers BeerAdvocate is not responsible for the actions of its users. These rules may be changed at any time without notice. If you don't agree with these rules, don't trade. General As always, our Terms of Service and Code of Conduct applies. You agree to be of legal drinking age. You trade at your own risk. Beer trading is a privilege that may be taken away. You may be banned without warning for: Buying or selling alcohol. Trolling or dishonest activity. Having multiple accounts. Posting personal information. Abusing the Beer Trading Feedback System. Examples: Giving retaliatory feedback. Basing your okay/negative feedback on the lack of extras; unless extras were part of the agreed upon trade. Leaving fake feedback. Trades must be beer for beer. No other goods or services; like tickets, booze, etc. No mules / proxies / trustees. No betting. Don't be a dick. Posting a Reply to a Trade You can't post replies to trade threads in ISO or In-Person forums. No one can. This was disabled ages ago as public replies are absolutely pointless. How to Reply to a Trade Your offer on a trade needs to be conducted by starting a private conversation. Within the trade thread, click on the poster's username. Click "Start a Conversation." Follow the additional steps. Be respectful and helpful towards other users. Posting a Trade You may only post a new trade thread once every 24 hours in any ISO or In-Person forum. Trade posts may only be made in the appropriate ISO or In-Person forum. Be as specific as possible with the title of your post; ISO beer(s) FT: beer(s). Think of your post as a classified ad. The more details you provide, the more likely you'll get some hits. No open-ended, vague, or auction-like offers; example: "Make me an offer." No "message me for ratios." or similar wording. Any ratios must be listed in your offer. No using your Inbox as an auction house. No linking to lists on another site. No "what's the value of beer x?", "what would it take to get beer x?", "what can I get for beer x?" or similar threads. ProTips Don't trade with unverified beer traders; noted on their profiles. Use the Beer Trading Feedback System! Demand that new users ship first and that they use the feedback system. Ensure that you're Privacy settings have "Start conversations with you" checked and "Members Only" selected, otherwise you'll get no offers. Delete your post when your offer is complete. Note: Replying, Likes and Message counts for ISO and In-Person forums are disabled. Some forums are only viewable to verified trading account in good standing. Posts from some forums will not appear in "New Posts" feed. Helpful Links How to Get Started with Beer Trading Trading (most recent trades) Beer Trading Feedback System, Explained Your Trades Beer Trading Updates ******************** Thanks in advance for your cooperation.