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in how many days i have to pay for an item after i won the auction?
Posts: 1
Registered: ‎04-07-2013

i won an auction and i don't know in how many days i can pay the product.

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Posts: 4,413
Registered: ‎09-30-2006
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in reply to crocobedi2013

 It is always best for you to pay ASAP.............

 

But a seller has 4 days (soon to be 2 days) before they can file an unpaid item dispute with ebay...........Then you have another 4 to pay..........

 

But you do NOT want it to get to that point. 

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Posts: 5,679
Registered: ‎08-13-2011
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in reply to crocobedi2013

At present sellers can open a dispute after 4 days.

 

In a few weeks that is going to be changed to two days.

 

What to do when a buyer doesn't pay (unpaid item process)

 

http://pages.ebay.com/help/sell/unpaid-items.html






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Registered: ‎03-26-2008
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in reply to crocobedi2013

Pay as soon as possible or within four days.

Community Member
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Registered: ‎10-06-2008
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in reply to crocobedi2013

If you are going to delay payment longer than 1 day - it is advisable to contact your seller to let them know.  But don't take longer than 4 days (in 2 weeks it will be 2 days) - if you do, you could have a case filed against you - and issues like that can cause you problems down the line...

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Registered: ‎02-25-2003
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in reply to crocobedi2013

Read ALL of this: 

http://pages.ebay.com/help/buy/basics.html

 



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