As online fraud in South Africa escalates, buying and selling goods using online platforms places both buyers and sellers at risk. After Jethro O’Brien, CEO and co-founder of TradeSafe.co.za, was duped while trying to buy car parts that had been advertised online, his idea for TradeSafe was born.
Our client XAfricaMart.com, an online B2B marketplace was launched yesterday in Johannesburg. XAfricaMart will peruse TradeSafe's API in order to provide secure escrow and payment services to its customer base.
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If you’ve ever tried to buy or sell something through the classifieds, you’ll know that the process is fraught with fraud and worse, potential danger.
TradeSafe, together with its partners MeTimeJobs, in association with Samsung Launching People, will once again be responsible for the management and disbursement of competition funds in a new Samsung Mixed Talents competition aimed at young and aspiring entrepreneurs.