You can find almost anything on Swappy whether it’s a fine piece of jewellery, the newest smartphone, a vintage stamp collection or a cool t-shirt. To get started select the "Buy" tab from the top navigation menu.





Step 1 - Search for your Item


Use the search bar that is at the top of every page and enter keywords of what type of item you are looking for.



Or you can also search by category.




Step 2 - Review the Details of your Item 


Read the description carefully and examine the pictures attentively. If you have a question you can always contact the seller.





Step 3 - Seller's Rating and Feedback


Before making a purchase you are encouraged to have a look at the sellers rating. Take a few moments to read the feedback left by other members and the star ratings awarded for previous transactions. 





Step 4 - Buy Now or Bid


Review the listing page to see the purchase options offered. Either place a bid or purchase your item immediately via the "buy now" button if the seller has made this option available.  





Note that if you win the auction or confirmed your purchase via the "Buy now button you are obligated to purchase the item.



Step 5 - Payment


Review the types of payments accepted by the seller. You cannot pay using other methods than the ones accepted by the seller.


  • If you have the winning bid you will be advised by e-mail. You must pay the seller within 4 days. 
  • If you purchased via the “buy now” button you must pay for your item immediately in order to confirm your purchase. 




Note that if the seller offered a local pick-up option, you can pay electronically using any of the payment methods accepted by the seller or in cash at the moment you pick-up the item.