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Beer Trading: Rules & Tips

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

  1. Todd

    Todd Founder (1,625) Colorado Aug 23, 1996 Staff Member

    Beer Trading is a fun way to share beers with other BeerAdvocates. To keep things fun, please read the following before trading.


    • As always, our Terms of Service applies.
    • 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 linking to your lists on another site.
    • No "message sent" / "check your messages" style posts.
    • No reposting the same or similar post within a 72 hour period.
    • Don't abuse the Beer Trading Feedback System. You'll be subject to banning if you ...
      • Give retaliatory feedback.
      • Base your okay/negative feedback on the lack of extras; unless extras were part of the agreed upon trade.
      • Leave fake feedback.
      • Do anything else that undermines the system.
    • 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 that they use the feedback 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 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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