When starting to sell on eBay, your payments may be held for up to 21 days as a part of our Funds Availability Policy. During this time, you can use some of your pending payment to pay for shipment and get your business up and running.
Note: If the cost of shipping is more than the total payment for the transaction you won’t be able to use the held funds to fund your label.
To opt-in to prefunded labels, start by agreeing to the PayPal Billing Agreement using the steps below. During the opt-in process, you will need to pay for the first label, but labels after that will be prefunded.
Note: Remember that you'll pay for your first label. You'll be eligible for prefunded labels with your next printed label.
Printing Prefunded Labels
Once you have opted-in, you can print prefunded labels by selecting the Later option on the label printing page with the following steps:
If you would like to opt-out for a single shipping label, you need to select the Right now option on the label printing page. To opt-out permanently, follow the steps below: