Bartercard is a member of IRTA – International Reciprocal Trade Association www.irta.com
Members of this association abide by a code of ethics which ensures a fair and ethical industry worldwide.
IRTA's commitment to promoting just and equitable standards for practices and operation of trade exchanges is best articulated by the IRTA Code of Ethics. Every IRTA member agrees to conduct themselves in accordance with the Code of Ethics principles when they become an IRTA member.
IRTA members recognize that membership in IRTA carries with it the responsibility of conducting themselves and their barter exchanges, corporate exchanges, internet exchanges and/or community currency organizations in a manner that is consistent with the IRTA goal of providing the most professional, ethical and well managed organized barter programs to the public.
Therefore, the members of IRTA agree to abide by specific codes of conduct and barter management which can be found on the website.
Member of IRTA abide by high professional standards which is set for the industry globally. If you see other trade operators in the market it is worth seeing if they are a member of IRTA first.
For more information about the IRTA, please go to www.irta.com