The Answer Center is your place to ask fellow eBay Community members questions about buying and selling on eBay, and for you to share your best information, tips, and insights to help other members get answers to their own questions.
Meet other eBay Community members who share your interests and passions.
Groups is a great place to connect with other community members who share similar interests. Give support, share information, and connect with fellow members. Create or join a Group today!
The latest news and updates affecting eBay buyers and sellers
The single source of information for new and professional sellers
Our policies are designed to create a safe and fair environment for all eBay members. Learning what’s allowed can help you avoid unintentionally breaking the rules and helps everyone in working with reliable, trustworthy members.
on 08-23-2013 08:52 PM
What is a Final Value Fee credit?
A Final Value Fee credit is part of the bookeeping on your monthly eBay bill. It is NOT payment sent to your Paypal account and you cannot spend it on buying items in eBay.
Why is there a Final Value Fee credit?
When you have a listing end with a winning bid or buyitnow, eBay immediately (without telling you) adds a 10% Final Value Fee for that winning amount on your monthly eBay bill. You will be paying that FVF when your eBay bill comes due.
If your buyer doesn't pay for their win, you can get a Final Value Fee credit to take the FVF for the winning bid/byyitnow off your bill by officially closing the transaction. The processes available to close the transaction are found in the Resolution Center (see the dropdown menu under Customer Support in the top right corner of this page).
on 08-23-2013 08:01 PM