How quickly will I get paid?
How long is an offer good for?
Once your gun is received by Guns.com, our staff will inspect it for condition and functionality; upon inspection approval, your payment will be sent. All payments are sent within 3 business days of approved inspections.
How do I ship my gun to you?
All offers made by Guns.com are valid for 10 business days from the date posted on the offer form.
Do I have to use the box Guns.com sent me?
Guns.com will send you a prepaid shipping package immediately. This package includes an appropriate sized box for shipping your gun, a prepaid shipping label, and specific shipping instructions. You will be directed to bring your gun to the closest appropriate shipping vendor selected by Guns.com.
Are there any fees or taxes?
What paperwork do I need to fill out?
Yes. Any deviation from these instructions is strictly forbidden, and is potentially unlawful.
Where is my serial number?
You will be able to complete this transaction entirely online. You only need to fill out the completed form describing your gun here.
You will then receive an offer via email, which you can accept or decline. Once accepted, we will also ask you to email us a copy of your driver’s license so we can verify your identity.
What if I can’t read the serial number?
Firearm serial numbers are located on the frame or receiver.
How do I take pictures of my gun?
Guns.com will only purchase firearms with a legible serial number, and in compliance with all BATF, federal, state and local laws and regulations.
Can I sell someone else’s gun?
Any digital camera, most phone camera photos are acceptable. Upload images as a saved file on the form. We need images that show blemishes, scratches, dings, as well as overall quality of the firearm.
What types of guns will you buy?
Guns.com intends to only purchase from rightful owners of the firearm, and/or as part of their personal property – NO EXCEPTIONS.
Do I need to pass a background check to sell a gun?
Most any used firearm in good quality and in working condition will be considered. However, Guns.com is not purchasing any NFA firearms at this time.
How do you determine the value of my used gun?
No, however Guns.com terms and conditions
mandate that the seller is the rightful owner, and able to legally possess firearms. Please see Terms and Conditions for full details.
What happens if my gun doesn’t pass your inspection?
There are a variety of factors that make up the value; age, condition, and overall market in the industry are the main criteria used.
Why is Guns.com buying used guns?
If the overall condition varies greatly from the seller’s description and/or sent images, if a different gun is sent from what was entered on the original form, or if the firearm was shipped to guns.com other than specifically instructed, the offer will be null and void and seller will be responsible for a return shipping and handling fee of $50. Guns.com reserves the right to deny any purchase.
I need help, how can I contact you?
Guns.com is acquiring quality used firearms for our own inventory
Is my personal information safe with Guns.com?
Our appraisers will be happy to assist you. You can contact them via email at email@example.com
and they will get back to you promptly.
Where is the Guns.com FFL located?
Yes, your personal data is protected and Guns.com will not share your information.