Ordering from marketplace websites like Etsy can be scary.
Doubly so in fact, when you consider that Etsy is mostly made up of small, independent sellers rather than trustworthy businesses with a reputation to protect.
Therefore, it’s perfectly reasonable to question whether or not ordering on their platform is safe or not.
However, while there are a a few scammers on Etsy, the majority of sellers are perfectly legitimate, and even in the case of scams, Etsy should stand by you.
But how do you know if an Etsy seller is legit before purchasing? In this article, I’ll cover 6 top tips.