Category Livestock

How To: Private Treaty Livestock Sales

The internet is bringing together cattle buyers and sellers from across the country and the globe as well.  No longer is your distribution network limited by your local sales barn or the state fair. Producers as demanding high pricing for the cattle that meet higher standards of genetics or quality.  Buyers also want to purchase […]

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. […]

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 […]

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 […]

Top 4 Used Trucks for Towing

We’ve covered several topics in this blog on how to ship items properly, and how to safely buy and sell larger items like boats and RVs, but once you’ve locked in the transaction for something like an ATV how are you going to move it around on your own? Because we continually talk about how […]

4 Tips for Shipping with a Trailer

We’ve talked a great deal about what you should do when hiring a third party shipping company, but what if your shipping requirements don’t necessarily need a hardcore, shipping professional? There are many situations where a sturdy, reliable trailer can get the job done – especially if the distances are shorter and the weather is […]

Do I Need an Inspection?

We all want to assume that everyone has the best of intentions. Unfortunately, when it comes to buying and selling items online, there are scam artists and fraudsters that try to cash in on people’s trusting nature. The only way to be 100% certain that what is advertised in an online classified or auction is […]

Use Escrow to Better Your Business

Business owners large and small are always looking for ways to improve. Be it quicker customer response times, shorter closing timelines, or overall cost savings, businesses are constantly using various tools to tweak a little bit here and there in efforts to nudge the needle just a bit higher. Online escrow is one such tool […]