New protection for victims of cash transfer scams.
Make sure you do this within 45 days of payment and also be sure your purchase is covered by eBay's buyer protection policies.. card company or bank. Paying through PayPal using a credit card.
The listing description should have more information on accepted payment methods. Pickup or delivery falls to the buyer, though some sellers might offer shipping options. Buying a vehicle on eBay Motors provides an easy way to find and purchase a vehicle without having to travel far.
In addition, the eBay Vehicle Purchase Protection (VPP) plan is only offered in the US and Canada (additional terms and conditions apply) If a Seller pushes for speedy completion of the transaction and requests payment through a service or method that can put the money in their hands quickly, such as: Direct Bank Transfer where the bank account.
PayPal will refuse a Claim under PayPal Buyer Protection in case the Buyer has already been granted a payout in relation to the same purchase in the scope of the eBay Buyer Protection program. Further, you may not file a Claim with PayPal Buyer Protection, if in relation to the same purchase you have already filed a Claim with an eBay Buyer Protection program.
No, most bank transfer payments are not scams. For some eBay sites, it's a routine common payment method. Just not here in the US or on US eBay. If you are buying from another eBay sie, it would say on the listing page what's covered.
PayPal protects the buyer, not the seller. If anything is a scam it’s PayPal. Bank transfer is safe, and better for the seller. Not so good for the buyer as they cannot get the money back. Plus no PayPal fees!
If the buyer uses a bank transfer, I would think that they are the ones more at risk since according to ebay, they would not be eligible for the mbg. What's covered The buyer made the purchase on eBay.ca via checkout or an eBay invoice with one of the following payment methods.