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PayPal on eBay
99% of items purchased on eBay listed PayPal as a payment option.*
Here's why:
Buyers like it
• The majority of eBay buyers around the world prefer PayPal.
• PayPal offers Buyer Protection - what's good for buyers is good for you.
• Guest checkout lets you accept payments from buyers who don't have a PayPal account.
You save time
• Funds can appear in your account right after the item closes.
• PayPal is fully integrated into eBay, making it easy to transact with buyers.
• Our online tools help you track your payments and quickly ship your goods.
You save money
• Accept credit cards without the hassle and cost of a merchant account.
• As a payment option both on and off eBay, we offer competitive rates.
PayPal helps protect you
• PayPal Seller Protection provides coverage in the event of an unauthorized payment or item-not-received claims, chargebacks, and reversals. See eligibility
• Our 24/7 transaction screening helps prevent fraud.
• A host of tools help resolve disputes, issues, and problems before they happen.
* 2008 eBay and PayPal Canada study showing that buyers choose PayPal 91% of the time PayPal is offered,
and that PayPal is offered on 99% of listings that end in a sale.
Find out more about the PayPal Seller Protection Policy.

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