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Half.com Policies - Listing Policies
To help users properly list items, we've highlighted some listing policies and describe how we handle listing violations when they are reported to us.
Proper category listing
Items must be listed in the appropriate category and may not be materially different from its cataloged ISBN/UPC. An item is materially different if the ISBN/UPC is in any way different from the ISBN/UPC product information on the site. Items must be listed by the ISBN or UPC printed onto the product by the manufacturer. It is not appropriate to use the seller description fields to describe a product different from the ISBN/UPC in the product information already provided by Half.com. Half.com only allows Book, Movies, Music, Games, Game Consoles to be sold on our site. Please contact eBay for more information regarding whether listing these items is permissible on the eBay site.
Policy: Items that don't belong in a category will be removed.
Some types of material differences include but are not limited to the following and cannot be listed on Half.com:
Advertisements and Credits
Half.com does not permit sellers to place within their listings advertisements for 3rd party companies, products or services unrelated to the item being sold -- listings may only describe the item for sale on Half.com
Bonuses, giveaways, raffles and prizes
Listings that promote bonus items, giveaways, or random drawings or prizes as an enticement for buyers are not permitted on Half.com as these promotions are highly regulated and may be unlawful in many states. Half.com itself may run such promotions on the site, and may grant authorization to its partners or third party companies to run promotions, that comply with applicable laws.
Terms and Conditions contradictory to any Half.com Policy
If a seller repeatedly lists items that violate the terms of the Half.com, that seller is subject to suspension.
Report a Listing Policy Violation
To report a listing violation, click on the link below. On the following page, insert the entire URL from the item in question, along with a detailed message pertaining to the issue at hand, then click the 'Send' button.
Unfair Category Gouging
Unfair Category Gouging happens when one seller lists numerous like items in one condition category, thus forcing their competition off of the main page, eliminating fair comparison for the buyers.