How to Get Started with Trading

Discussion in 'Help Resources' started by Todd, Nov 12, 2015.

  1. Todd

    Todd Founder (6,716) Aug 23, 1996 California
    Staff Moderator Fest Crew Society Trader

    Beer trading has been a part of BeerAdvocate since the late 90s, and has since grown into one of the largest and most trusted beer trading communities online. Hundreds of trades are conducted on a daily basis by thousands of members around the world.

    Why Trade on BeerAdvocate?
    Here are just a few reasons:
    • Try beers without having to travel or finally get your hands on that rare, elusive (whale) beer.
    • Help spread the word about your favorite local brewers and make some new friends along the way.
    • Looking for a proxy or trustee? We got you covered.
    • Maybe you're tired of trading elsewhere? We get it. It's a shitshow out there. We have rules and hold bad traders accountable.
    How Do You Start Trading on BeerAdvocate?
    1. Join the site or log in.
    2. Meet the listed criteria.
    3. Agree that you've read the rules.
    Once all of the above is complete you'll gain access to additional forums, the feedback system and more. Go here: and we'll guide you through the steps.