Category Commercial Goods

Shipping Heavy Machinery Internationally

Shipping heavy machinery is a big job – literally. When you’re dealing with power plants and components that weigh hundreds, if not thousands, of pounds traditional shipping over any long distance can prove exceptionally challenging. Throw in the additional requirements of international shipping and it’s perfectly understandable that some buyers or sellers would simply throw […]

The Importance of a Purchase Agreement

There aren’t many people who look forward to filling out paperwork; the very term usually breeds irritation and stress when uttered to anyone who has spent time filling out tax forms or lengthy job applications. However, there is one form of paperwork that really shouldn’t be looked at as quite a burden: a purchase agreement. […]

9 Ways to Protect Yourself From Internet Fraud

Purchasing items like vehicles and collectables on the internet can be a great way to save money, but there are a few considerations that keep in mind to help keep your money-saving venture from turning sour. 1. Understand as Much as Possible About the Auction or Purchase Platform Each online purchasing outlet can have slightly […]

PaySAFE Escrow, Inc. and U.S. Commercial Service Sign Strategic Partnership

BELLEVUE, NE – PaySAFEescrow.com signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the U.S. Commercial Service to increase awareness of the economic benefits of trade in U.S. organizations competing at home and abroad. Joint activities for creating awareness may include seminars, workshops, training sessions and trade shows. “As a trade professional working directly with exporters, I am […]

Used Combines and Tractors – What You Should Know

Because heavy equipment is the lifeblood of any farm or ranch, buying used can yield tractors and combines that are in near new condition. Most tractor and combine owners keep their equipment in as good of condition as possible, so the secondary market is an excellent stop for anyone looking for a new addition to […]

Online Transactions: Two Important Steps

Consumers can buy and sell pretty much anything online. Cars, firearms, jewelry, electronics, fine art – all of these items can be found with a simple Google search that will yield results on any number of auction and classified ad sites. Anymore, finding what you want to buy is the easy part – it’s protecting […]

Auction Types and How They Work

There was once only a single way to participate in an auction, and that was by showing up to a live event and raising your paddle or calling your bid out loud. With the advent of online and remote auctions, there are now several ways for bidders to participate, and a growing number of auction […]

How to Safely Buy and Sell Online

Selling personal and commercial items online is a great way to open up your goods to an enormous audience. Online buyers also have the advantage of shopping through millions of products from the comfort of their couch or office chair. While there is tremendous opportunity for both parties, how can you safely complete a transaction […]

6 Ways to Keep Your Online Passwords Strong

Most of us have multiple online accounts including email, credit cards, online banking, and social networking sites just to name a few. With each site requiring a password, it can be very tempting to simply repeat the same password often, or keep all of your passwords simple, but simple and often repeated passwords can be […]

The Surprising Payoff Behind Online Scams

In recent years phishing schemes, ransomware, and outright hacking have become extremely profitable for scammers. Because of the prevalence of online transactions both large and small, and the interconnectivity of both mobile and desktop devices, online thieves have been making a good living off of those who are unprepared. The infographic below, put together by […]