I’m like you, I don’t want to be scammed or scammed into anything that gives out my money or takes my money without my consent. That’s why I was a little wary when I first found out about Checkout 51. But before using it, I did a little research about Checkout 51, what it does, where it’s located, news reports about Checkout 51 and if it takes my money.
First of all, Checkout 51 was created by 2 guys in Toronto. You can visit their Checkout51.com website to read about their staff. The only information that Checkout 51 got from me from creating my profile was my email address and mailing address. Their app is not intrusive and didn’t ask for any financial or banking information. All they wanted was me to buy something from the store and scan in my receipt. Even if they did try to do me any harm, what can they do with a pic of a receipt??
I then found some news reports about Checkout 51 and they are reviewed by many popular news companies: