Illegal and Prohibited Services Last update 1 month ago

Welcome to Xp Freelancer, your trusted marketplace for freelance services! Just like any thriving community, we have our standards to ensure a safe and productive environment for all our users. Here at Xp Freelancer, we prioritize transparency, integrity, and the well-being of our community members.

If you have any questions or concerns about our community standards, feel free to explore our Help Center . Additionally, you can familiarize yourself with our Terms of Service ) and Privacy Policy to understand your rights and responsibilities as a member of Xp Freelancer.

Illegal and Prohibited Services

Xp Freelancer operates as an open marketplace where freelancers can offer a wide range of services. However, to maintain the integrity of our platform and ensure the safety of our users, we prohibit certain types of services. This includes services that pose privacy or financial risks, as well as those that are contrary to our values and policies.

It's important to note that the examples provided below are not exhaustive, and we reserve the right to update our list of prohibited services as needed. We may also take action against any activity that violates the spirit of our policies, even if it is not explicitly mentioned here.

Illegal Services

To uphold legal compliance and protect our community, we expect all users to adhere to applicable laws and regulations. This means that services related to illegal activities or that facilitate unlawful behavior are strictly prohibited on Xp Freelancer. We reserve the right to suspend user accounts involved in such activities permanently.

If you come across any service that appears to violate our policies, please report it to us immediately. Additionally, we may report illegal activity to law enforcement authorities to ensure the safety and security of our community.

Prohibited Services

At Xp Freelancer, we prioritize the well-being of our users and prohibit any services that may cause harm, whether physical, financial, or otherwise. This includes activities that endanger individuals, property, or animals, as well as those that promote societal harm or violate the rights and freedoms of others.

We do not allow the offering or solicitation of services that are intended to cause harm, such as:

  • Promotion of prohibited or dangerous goods, including firearms, drugs, and controlled substances.
  • Any form of sexual exploitation, abuse, or human trafficking.
  • Creation or distribution of fake documents, including IDs, passports, and financial statements.
  • Glorification or incitement of violence, criminal behavior, or hate speech.
  • Spread of fake news or disinformation.
  • Provision of professional services without the necessary certifications or qualifications.
  • Attempts to hack or compromise systems for unauthorized access to personal or financial information.
  • Contribution to information security hazards, such as cyberattacks or distribution of malware.
  • User accounts found to be in violation of these policies will be subject to permanent suspension.

Services that Pose Financial Risks

Protecting the financial safety of our users is a top priority at Xp Freelancer. Therefore, we strictly prohibit services that may expose users to the risk of divulging sensitive financial information.

Do not offer or request services that involve accessing sensitive financial information of other users, including:

  • Managing or altering financial accounts.
  • Providing loans or engaging in currency trading.
  • Mining cryptocurrency.
  • Removing negative remarks from credit reports.
  • Offering trading signals or strategies.
  • Violation of these guidelines may result in account suspension.

Services that Infringe Third Parties' Terms of Service

Respecting the terms of service of third-party platforms and companies is essential for maintaining a positive relationship within the broader internet community. We ask all Xp Freelancer users to refrain from offering or soliciting services that violate or may potentially violate the terms of service of third parties.

Before creating a Gig, sellers should review the terms of service of any third party involved in the service. Similarly, buyers should avoid requesting services that could violate third-party terms of service. Xp Freelancer reserves the right to take action against users who infringe upon the terms of service of any third party.

Services that Violate Intellectual Property Rights

To protect the creative work of our community, Xp Freelancer does not permit any service that infringes upon the intellectual property rights of individuals or businesses. We take measures against those who provide or request such services to safeguard the integrity of our creative community.

For more information on services that violate intellectual property rights, please refer to our dedicated resources.

Misleading or Deceptive Services

In order to maintain trust and transparency within our community, Xp Freelancer prohibits services that are intended to mislead, manipulate, or deliver deceptive content. This includes activities such as creating deepfakes, fake reviews, fake engagement, or promising unrealistic outcomes.

User accounts found to be engaging in misleading or deceptive practices will be subject to permanent suspension.

Academic and Workplace Dishonesty

Xp Freelancer strictly prohibits any form of academic or workplace dishonesty, including the completion of assignments or tests that are expected to be fulfilled without external assistance. Users are expected to uphold the integrity of academic and professional standards and abide by the policies of their respective institutions or workplaces.

Services that involve academic or workplace dishonesty, such as completing assignments or exams, are not permitted on Xp Freelancer.

Services that Involve Sharing Personal Information

Respecting privacy rights is a priority at Xp Freelancer. Therefore, we do not allow services that involve sharing personal information of third parties, which could lead to spamming or breaches of privacy.

Users should refrain from offering or requesting services that involve sharing confidential personal information, including social security numbers, identification cards, and contact details.

Medical-related Services

To ensure the safety and well-being of our community, Xp Freelancer prohibits services related to medical treatment, advice, or pharmaceutical supplies. This includes services that claim to offer medical advice, treatments, or supplies for physical or mental health conditions.

Users should not offer or request any medical-related services on Xp Freelancer, including treatments, advice, or the creation of medical content.

Services Outside the Xp Freelancer Catalog

As the digital landscape evolves, so does the Xp Freelancer catalog. We continually assess and update our offerings to meet the demands of our users. This may involve restructuring our catalog and discontinuing certain services.

If your Gig has been removed due to changes in our catalog, consider refreshing your offerings to align with current buyer demands. For guidance on creating high-performing Gigs, visit the Xp Freelancer Forum and Help Center.

Thank you for being a valued member of the Xp Freelancer community. Together, we can create a safe, vibrant, and inclusive marketplace for freelancers around the world.