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 are 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 10-23-2012 08:20 AM
wanted to know how long before money is released with pay pal, a few of my customers have recieved their products!
on 10-23-2012 08:24 AM
PayPal will release held funds about three days after proof of delivery. That means you have to ship with DC or tracking and have the number uploaded to eBay/PayPal which is automatic if you print your labels through either one.
Otherwise your funds are held longer and will be released if no dispute is filed about three days after the 21 day hold.
on 10-23-2012 08:44 AM
Look on your PayPal account. It will tell you after each item when your funds should be available. A few months ago, they kept everything for 21 on my husband's account even though the Delivery Confirmation said the items were delivered.
You need Delivery Confirmation on everything you ship to get you funds released quickly. If purchase your shipping at the USPO or UPS, you will have to upload the DC numbers on ebay. If you purchase your shipping from ebay, all the information will automatically be uploaded on the items. Best way to go is ebay Shipping Labels. There is a little discount for purchasing shipping on ebay.
on 10-23-2012 02:44 PM
If you upload tracking to PayPal, don't trust eBay to do it for you, they should release three days from delivery but sometimes you have to call them.