Question: How Do I Set Up PayPal To Sell On EBay?

To link your PayPal and eBay accounts:

  • Click My eBay at the top of most eBay pages.
  • Click the Account tab.
  • Click the “PayPal Account” link on the left side of the page.
  • Click the Link My PayPal Account button.
  • You’ll be asked to log into PayPal to finish linking your accounts.

How do I setup a PayPal account to sell on eBay?



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Do I have to use PayPal on eBay to sell?

When you list an item on eBay, you choose how buyers pay you. In most categories, you must accept either PayPal or credit and debit cards. If you’re a managed payments seller, forms of payment will be automatically set. You don’t need to do anything.

How do I get paid when I sell on eBay?

After you’ve sold an item and the buyer has paid, you’ll automatically receive your proceeds, but the exact process and timing will depend on the payment method the buyer used. If the buyer pays with either PayPal or a credit or debit card, we’ll send you an email to let you know when the payment is in your account.

Do I need business PayPal for eBay?

A PayPal account is a necessity for eBay sellers, even if it isn’t an actual requirement. To receive payment via PayPal account, you will need to choose whether you want a personal, business, or premier account.

How does PayPal work with eBay selling?

When a buyer wins an auction, has a best-offer accepted, or purchases an item on Buy it Now at full price, the seller will send an invoice to the buyer. The process looks like this: Buyer Wins an Auction or Makes a Purchase. A bidder makes a purchase from a seller that accepts PayPal as a payment method.

Is there an alternative to PayPal on eBay?

Paymate and ProPay are other services that are similar to PayPal that are accepted on eBay. eBay states that both services have has the same benefits as Moneybookers: payments are traceable, immediate and can be made without registration.

Is it cheaper to sell on Amazon or eBay?

For most sellers, fees will be lower if you sell on eBay. However, for computers and electronic items, Amazon’s referral fees are smaller than eBay’s final value fees. So if you have a lot of this type of item to sell, Amazon could be the cheaper choice.

Can you get scammed on eBay?

Firstly and most easily: pay on collection only. Be wary of any seller who insists on advance payment. Don’t get lured in by a good deal, or insistences that you must deal through eBay. Use PayPal with a credit card, so you’re entitled to a degree of protection over your transactions if it does go south.

Where does money go when you sell on eBay?

Re: 1st sell on ebay, how do I receive money from buyers

most common reason for this is that the email address in your item listing doesnt match whats on your paypal account. go to your item listing and click sell similar item. find the decide how you’d like to be paid section and check the email address in the box.

How long does it take to get paid from eBay?

If you provide eBay or PayPal with proof of shipment, the payment typically shows up three days after delivery. If you mark the item as shipped in eBay, expect payments seven days after the estimated delivery date. Otherwise, you may have to wait 21 days after the purchase date to give time for a buyer to complain.