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Buyer contacted me is he genuine?

I am going to take my first order a buyer has approached me by chat and has agreed work through msgs how can I secure my payment. what in case I give him the work and he does not pay me

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you received order means buyer already pay you…but be careful,work is completed perfectly…If you do not right,support are so restricted…

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He has not send any order he just agreed all on chat

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should i send a customer offer and ask him to accept first

yeah,you sent offer again to receive order…It also focus buyer…


Make sure the both of you are on the same page and the requirements are ready for the job, if needed.
Create a custom offer and after he accepts you proceed with the order. Everything should go fine.


Yes, there are many scammers who will try to get you to send your work through messages and then you never get paid.


A buyer orders, pays, and then you deliver.

That is how Fiverr works.

If you do work by bypassing this you will have worked for free!


Read the ToS. You were supposed to understand how this works before you registered.

The forum isn’t here to explain things you would understand if you’d looked it up yourself.