Is StubHub Safe To Use?

StubHub is a safe marketplace to buy and sell tickets (much safer than many resale sites on the web).

There are so many events with delivery delays on tickets nowadays that getting tickets 24 hours before the event is not unusual at all.

Can you get scammed on StubHub?

If you buy tickets through StubHub and are refused entry at the venue (because the tickets are fake, invalid, etc.), then StubHub will refund your money. Because of their purchase guarantee, StubHub is probably safer than buying from scalpers on the street or through Craigslist, etc.

What happens if my tickets don’t sell on StubHub?

What happens if the tickets I posted for resale on StubHub don’t sell? If the tickets you’re reselling on StubHub don’t sell, they’re still yours. You can try to sell them elsewhere or give them to a friend. You’re only charged a sell fee if the tickets sell.

Is StubHub or Ticketmaster better?

Stubhub has the most inventory of any reseller, but it doesn’t always have the best deals because of its fees. Ticketmaster tends to have a great selection but it also has lots of hidden fees and generally non-transparent pricing. The Ticket Exchange is a peer to peer marketplace for select sports teams.

There is no federal law regarding ticket scalping in the United States, and StubHub encourages sellers to adhere to local state regulations in its terms of service. Some states have laws restricting resale only on the physical grounds of an event. And other laws have been discarded.

Is StubHub owned by Ticketmaster?

StubHub. StubHub is an online ticket exchange company owned by eBay, which provides services for buyers and sellers of tickets for sports, concerts, theater and other live entertainment events. StubHub was acquired by eBay in January 2007.

Is StubHub reliable for BTS tickets?

Both Stubhub and Vivid Seats are reliable services to buy BTS tickets. Full disclosure, I work for a competitor, TickPick. We are also a reliable source for BTS tickets. We have the nearly the same tickets available as Stubhub and Vivid, but we do not charge any service fees at checkout.

Is StubHub cheaper than Ticketmaster?

We’re a ticket marketplace that has no buyer fees, which means that our tickets are usually anywhere from 10-25% cheaper than what you’ll find on StubHub.

Do prices go down on StubHub?

Yes they do. You just have to give it time and keep checking back. Typically, as the event date gets closer, ticket holders selling on the StubHub marketplace will lower their prices so as to get rid of the inventory of tickets they have, for better to make money at a cheaper rate than to completely lose your profit.

How quickly do tickets sell on StubHub?

When you sell tickets on StubHub, we’ll start processing your payment about 24 hours after the tickets are delivered.

Is it safe to buy tickets from StubHub?

What is StubHub’s FanProtect Guarantee? Buyers are guaranteed to receive tickets in time for the event, and they’re guaranteed to be valid. It’s free for sellers to list tickets on StubHub. In most cases, buyers or prospective buyers aren’t permitted to contact you.

What if StubHub tickets are fake?

If you ever get to an event and the ticket you purchased via StubHub is invalid or fake, don’t leave or buy a last minute ticket without calling StubHub first. Their customer service number is 866–788–2482. In any case where a seller fails to provide valid tickets, we hold them 100% liable.”

Which is better SeatGeek vs StubHub?

For fees, we have found that SeatGeek is better overall, but we like StubHub’s transparency. For example, SeatGeek builds the fees into the price of the ticket, while StubHub will show the add-ons. And if you want to know exactly what it is you’re paying for StubHub is the better choice.

Are tickets bought on StubHub legit?

Yes, Stubhub is legit. I have bought plenty of tickets from Stubhub over the years without issue. However, Stubhub is a secondary ticket market, which means you will likely not pay face value for the tickets. This is the way to ensure you get legitimate tickets at face value.

How is StubHub not illegal?

There’s no federal ticket scalping law and each state has its own individual restrictions. The “Better Online Ticket Sales Act of 2016,” however, made it illegal nationwide to use bots to vacuum up tickets at a rapid rate. StubHub agrees that the use of bots to procure tickets is unfair and anti-consumer.

Why is buying scalped tickets illegal?

Ticket scalping is increasingly being done over the internet. Another regulation requires scalpers to register as licensed ticket brokers and pay a fee. States that do allow scalpers to operate often have laws restricting where scalpers may sell tickets, for example at least 1500 feet from the venue entrance.