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Heartbleed – Gumtree users are safe

Thursday 17 April 2014, by

Some of you may have been concerned about Heartbleed, the internet bug that was found to affect thousands of websites worldwide. It stemmed from a problem affecting the Open SSL security protocol adopted by some websites – the security software …

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Our advice on buying or selling tickets

Thursday 6 March 2014, by

Whether you’re searching for a last-minute ticket to see your favourite band, or need to flog your ticket to a sold-out sporting event, here’s our advice on buying and selling tickets online:

-Always meet face-to-face in a safe, public environment…

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Buying or selling a bike?

Wednesday 5 February 2014, by

It’s getting to that time of year when you might want to get back outside and enjoy the fresh air, and what better way to do so than on a shiny new bike?

You may remember, back in September …

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Ticket Safety

Monday 30 December 2013, by

When you’re looking on Gumtree for last-minute tickets to see your favourite band, or to follow your favourite team at a cup final, you want to make sure you really are getting what you pay for. But how can you …

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Post more ads on mobile

Thursday 19 December 2013, by

2013 was a great year for Gumtree, and thanks to the constant improvement of our mobile apps we’ve made it as one of Google’s “Best 15 Apps of 2013” and one of Apple’s top free apps of the …

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First Time Motors Buyer?

Sunday 17 November 2013, by

We’ve had a look at the cost of buying your first car, and there might be a few surprises!

So here’s some advice for getting a great deal, and some top tips on the used cars that give you the …

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Join the Cycle Revolution!

Friday 27 September 2013, by

Gumtree and Police working together to stamp out cycle thieves

With this summer’s cycling success, you might be tempted to hop on a bike and join in the fun. With over 22,000 bikes for sale Gumtree is a great place …

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Reporting Spoof Gumtree Emails And Websites

Wednesday 19 June 2013, by

The biggest threats to the security of your Gumtree account are fraudulent spoof and phishing emails.

Spoof emails look like real Gumtree emails but and include links to “phishing” web sites, or fraudulent services that they claim are endorsed by …

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