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how long should you wait for payment before filing unpaid item claim?
Posts: 1
Registered: ‎10-15-2007

was wondering how long is to long to wait for item to be paid for...

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leo*spride
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Registered: ‎04-02-2008
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in reply to harold4343740

This decision is up to each individual seller's comfort level.

 

eBay allows sellers to open a case in as little as 2 days (48 hours), up to a maximum 32 days:

 

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

 

Whatever you decide, play fair with the buyers and include a polite note in your listing that you'd appreciate payment within X days... this at least gives them a heads-up:-)

 

Good luck!

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