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How do change Primary Payment fro Bank to credit card?
Posts: 2
Registered: ‎04-08-2007

How do I change Primary payment from bank transfer to credit card?

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*lady*madonna*
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Posts: 8,852
Registered: ‎10-07-2005
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in reply to walterb220

When you go to pay for your item, Paypal will give you the option of where you want the funds to come from. You need to choose "credit card" as your funding source. They kind of hide it on the page, you have to look for it.

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buyorsell888
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Posts: 7,279
Registered: ‎02-18-2005
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in reply to walterb220

Unfortunately, you have to manually change it every time.

 

Credit card processing costs PayPal more money and there is also the risk of chargeback due to the extended consumer protections most cards provide.

 

Therefore they will not allow them to be the primary funding source.

Never rely on eBay nor emails for accurate payment information.

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maggie_kai
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Registered: ‎08-25-2006
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in reply to walterb220

You can't make a credit card your default payment source.