Click on the question to get forwarded to the right reply on this topic with the answer. The replies are in somewhat random order (new ones get added below, while here they may be fitted in the right subject. SteamRep Questions: How are Scammer bans propagated from Associated and Affiliated Communities to SR? What are the consequences of trading with a Scammer How about alts, how are those found? I donated, but I'm still not listed on SR as donator? Help, I donated but forgot to include my Steam ID. Forum Questions: Does General Discussion forum section include xxxx? For what use is the "Report" feature of the forum? Great Community!! What languages are acceptable on this forum? What are the different roles on the forum/SR? This site is great, but I miss reputation and sale threads?? Site questions: Why is my Steam Profile information listed on SR? What is a "Valve Trade Lock", "Valve Trade Ban", "Valve Trade Probation" and what does that mean vs SteamRep? How can I see who are scammers on my friends-list on steam? Account safety questions: I've been hijacked, what should I do? I like to protect myself against hijacking, what I do? I've been trade locked/banned due a carder, what do I do? Does adding collateral protect against anything from Valve? Does that mean any trade with a scammed or hijacked item is "foul"? Trading / Reputation Questions: Trading with Scammers, will I get marked for that? What about rep on profiles? Who or why should be repped? Ok, TS is too much, but how to gain rep? What is a Carder? What is SteamRep's stance on Game CD key trading? Reporting Scams and appealing tags: My appeal is pending for so long, will any action proceed my appeal faster? I had some bad experience in trading, and don't know if I should report. I've been Sharked, what should I do? I've been scammed, what should I do? Where can I report scammers for SteamRep tags? What are scammer reports about really? Is all proof available to everybody? I found a Phishing site, fake SteamRep site, fake reputation site emulating a real one, what to do? When (in time) should I appeal? I Scammed, what should I do?