From dodgy sellers to just plain weird buyers, dealing with someone you don’t know is a scary business. We realise it’s always risky to walk around with cash and meet some stranger on some street corner just because you really want that IPhone he advertised online. That is why Shepherd arranges both online payment and delivery for you, so you don’t need to carry around cash or meet a stranger anymore! So whether the seller is in your own hometown or in another city, Shepherd can help you conclude your transaction hassle free!More info
Buyer and Seller agree on a price
Buyer pays Shepherd
Shepherd sends courier to Seller for collection
Buyer inspects item once arrived
Shepherd release money to seller when accepted
Whether you want to take cash, scammers, or personal contact out of the online classified experience, Shepherd is there to step in for you! Shepherd is an online escrow service specifically designed for the South African market. We have teamed up with Standard bank to offer a unique cash free solution to users of online classified sites. We use independent couriers that are registered with the Financial Services Board of South Africa to ensure that the parcel is delivered swiftly and reliably to the correct recipient. This means that you don’t have to wait for EFT payments, or organise a safe meeting place anymore.