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Announcement

Basic Fees
Basic Fees

Effective February 20, 2008, Canadian dollar fees and pricing tiers will be adjusted to match US dollar fees and pricing tiers to reflect recent changes in currency exchange rates.

Unless otherwise indicated, all changes will be applicable to listings on eBay.ca, eBay.com and eBayMotors.com (Parts & Accessories only).

Insertion Fees

The insertion fee for Auction-style and Fixed price listings will be reduced as indicated in the chart below. Also, all listings will now include the Gallery feature for FREE!

Insertion Fees for Auction-style listings
Starting or Reserve Price Current Insertion Fee in US$ Insertion Fee (effective 02/20/2008) in C$ or US$ Insertion Fee (Books, Music, DVDs & Movies, and Video Games)* effective 02/20/2008 in C$ or US$
$0.01 - $0.99 $0.20 $0.15 Lower fee! $0.10 Lower fee!
$1.00 - $9.99 $0.40 $0.35 Lower fee! $0.25 Lower fee!
$10.00 - $24.99 $0.60 $0.55 Lower fee! $0.35 Lower fee!
$25.00 - $49.99 $1.20 $1.00 Lower fee! $1.00 Lower fee!
$50.00 - $199.99 $2.40 $2.00 Lower fee! $2.00 Lower fee!
$200.00 - $499.99 $3.60 $3.00 Lower fee! $3.00 Lower fee!
$500.00 or more $4.80 $4.00 Lower fee! $4.00 Lower fee!


Insertion Fees for Fixed Price listings
Starting or Reserve Price Current Insertion Fee in US$ Insertion Fee (effective 02/20/2008) in C$ or US$ Insertion Fee (Books, Music, DVDs & Movies, and Video Games)* effective 02/20/2008 in C$ or US$
$0.01 - $0.99 $0.20 N/A N/A
$1.00 - $9.99 $0.40 $0.35 Lower fee! $0.25 Lower fee!
$10.00 - $24.99 $0.60 $0.55 Lower fee! $0.35 Lower fee!
$25.00 - $49.99 $1.20 $1.00 Lower fee! $1.00 Lower fee!
$50.00 - $199.99 $2.40 $2.00 Lower fee! $2.00 Lower fee!
$200.00 - $499.99 $3.60 $3.00 Lower fee! $3.00 Lower fee!
$500.00 or more $4.80 $4.00 Lower fee! $4.00 Lower fee!

*Does not include video game systems.

Insertion Fees for Store Inventory listings
Starting or Reserve Price Current Insertion Fee in US$ Insertion Fee (effective 02/20/2008) in C$ or US$
$0.01 - $0.99 $0.05 N/A
$1.00 - $24.99 $0.05 $0.03 Lower fee!
$25.00 - $199.99 $0.10 $0.05 Lower fee!
Above $200.00 $0.10 $0.10


Starting Price - Fixed Price, Store Inventory Format and Buy it Now feature
The "N/A" in the charts above reflects a new minimum start price for Fixed Price listings, Store Inventory listings and the Buy It Now feature. Store Inventory and Fixed Price listings must have a starting price of at least $1.00. The Buy It Now feature, which can be added to Auction-style listings, must also have a minimum Buy it Now price of at least $1.00. These changes will be effective 00:00 ET (midnight) February 20, 2008.

Gallery Feature Fee
The Gallery picture feature fee for all listings will be free as indicated in the chart below. Unless otherwise indicated, all changes will be applicable to listings on eBay.ca, eBay.com and eBayMotors.com (Parts & Accessories only).

Gallery Feature Fees
Format Current Gallery Fee in US$ Gallery Fee (effective 02/20/2008) in C$ or US$
Auction-style Listings $0.35 FREE
Fixed Price Listings $0.35 FREE
Store Inventory Listings $0.01 FREE


PowerSeller Discounts
Get up to a 15% discount on Final Value Fees (or Transaction Services Fees) when you maintain high Detailed Seller Ratings (DSRs) as a Canadian or US PowerSeller on your eBay.ca, eBay.com and eBayMotors.com sales. These discounts recognize and reward sellers who consistently provide excellent customer service on eBay.

Final Value Fees
The Final Value Fees will be revised per the table below.

Final Value Fees for Auction-style and Fixed Price listings
Closing Price Final Value Fee in US$ Final Value Fee (effective 02/20/2008) in C$ or US$
Item not sold No fee No change
$0.01-$25.00 5.25% of the closing value 8.75% of the closing value
$25.01 - $1,000.00 5.25% of the initial $25.00, plus 3.25% of the remaining closing value balance ($25.01 to $1,000.00) 8.75% of the initial $25.00, plus 3.50% of the remaining closing value balance ($25.01 to $1,000.00)
Over $1,000.01 5.25% of the initial $25.00, plus 3.25% of the initial $25.00 - $1,000.00 plus 1.50% of the remaining closing value balance ($1,000.01 - closing value) 8.75% of the initial $25.00, plus 3.50% of the initial $25.00 - $1,000.00 plus 1.50% of the remaining closing value balance ($1,000.01 - closing value)


Final Value Fees for Store Inventory listings
Closing Price Final Value Fee in US$ Final Value Fee (effective 02/20/2008) in C$ or US$
Item not sold No fee No change
$0.01-$25.00 10.00% of the closing value 12.00% of the closing value
$25.01 - $100.00 10.00% of the initial $25.00, plus 7.00% of the remaining closing value balance ($25.01 to $100.00) 12.00% of the initial $25.00, plus 8.00% of the remaining closing value balance ($25.01 to $100.00)
$100.01-$1000.00 10.00% of the initial $25.00, plus 7.00% of the initial $25.01 - $100.00, plus 5.00% of the remaining closing value balance ($100.01 - $1,000.00) 12.00% of the initial $25.00, plus 8.00% of the initial $25.01 - $100.00, plus 4.00% of the remaining closing value balance ($100.01 - $1,000.00)
Over $1,000.01 10.00% of the initial $25.00, plus 7.00% of the initial US$25.01 - $100.00, plus 5.00% of the initial $100.01 - $1,000.00, plus 3.00% of the remaining closing value balance 12.00% of the initial $25.00, plus 8.00% of the initial $25.01 - $100.00, plus 4.00% of the initial $100.01 - $1,000.00, plus 2.00% of the remaining closing value balance

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