How can I make sure a household item sell , runs safe and smoothly , without me getting ripped off?

I will be selling several household items . The main thing I am selling is a bedroom set valued at $ 2 , 000 . $2,000 Will be the amount of money that I will ask for the bedroom furniture. I realize that I can easily be ripped off if the buyer were to write me a fake check . How else should I have the buyer... show more I will be selling several household items . The main thing I am selling is a bedroom set valued at $ 2 , 000 .

$2,000 Will be the amount of money that I will ask for the bedroom furniture.

I realize that I can easily be ripped off if the buyer were to write me a fake check .

How else should I have the buyer pay for the items?


And should I demand that he / she pay me for the items before they actual start removing the items from my home?
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