Louisiana Sportsman

Avoiding Scams

You can avoid scammers by following these guidelines:

  • Deal with people you can meet in person.
  • Never wire funds via Western Union, Moneygram, or any other wire service.
  • Avoid deals involving shipping or escrow services, Louisiana Sportsman does not provide any such services.
  • Do not submit to background and / or credit checks until you have met the person in question.
  • Be aware that banks WILL cash fake cashier checks and money orders and will hold you responsible for them when the fake is discovered.
  • Ask for a phone number and talk to the seller before purchasing any item
  • DO NOT PURCHASE EXPENSIVE ITEMS SIGHT UNSEEN.

Classified ads are posted by individuals as is, with no guarantees by this site. We will not provide user contact information. Louisiana Sportsman is not involved in any transaction and does not handle payments, guarantee transactions, provide escrow services, or offer any protections or certifications.


If you suspect a scam, please click the ad and then select the "Is This A Scam? Report It." link underneath the text of the ad.

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