Selecting payment methods
Consider the buyer's needs when selecting your payment options.
PayPal is an online payment service that lets buyers send you payments from their credit card or banking account.
Requiring immediate payment
If you've set a Buy It Now price for your item, you can require the buyer to pay you immediately.
Paymate allows you to accept credit card payments from buyers in many countries, paid directly into your bank account.
When you use eBay checkout, buyers can pay you immediately after the listing ends.
Avoiding payment problems
Get tips on avoiding and dealing with payment problems.
Refunding your buyer
Need to refund your buyer? Find out how.
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