eBay and PayPal are already facing multiple class-action suits from sellers complaining about an alleged buyer is always right policy: specifically, claiming that eBay and PayPal, the payment-processing company currently owned by eBay (though the two are splitting off into separate companies next year), consistently side with buyers over PayPal Buyer Protection Policy - Our program to reimburse Users for losses for up to (i) $2,000.00 USD (Top Tier Coverage Amount) for eligible items purchased on eBay and (ii) up to $200.00 USD (Basic Tier Coverage Amount) for all other eligible items purchased on eBay and for eligible items purchased outside of eBay that PayPal processed through How to sell outside of Ebay? If the payment was made outside of eBay the buyer SCAMS COMMITTED BY EBAY BUYERS . Got a problem. Paypal and eBays buyer protection aren't bad. I made an offer on an item on ebay for 40 plus p+p, the seller declined my offer but said he would accept 50 including postage if I paid by Paypal Using Paypal outside Ebay. Staying Safe with Paypal and eBay. However, that's not covered by PayPal. This type of offer is against eBay policy, may be fraudulent, and is not covered by buyer protection programs. ... nor will they ask you to just transfer your money to a bank account outside of their paypal account. Help Trust & Safety turn on suggestions Auto-suggest helps you quickly narrow down your search results by suggesting possible matches as you type. Hey guys. Rather, he wants to Outside of ebay, only "not received" is covered. eBay's Online Customer Service provides you with the information you need to buy and sell. PayPal confirmed that its buyer protection policy requires customers to raise a dispute within 45 days and then file a claim within a further 20. Paypal and eBay DO NOT HAVE ANY BUYER PROTECTION. Using PayPal outside of EBay (Not Recommended) ... got absolutely wasted when finding out that the Buyer Protection Policy didn't apply outside of Ebay. I didn't even know PayPal offered buyer protection! As far as losing money or protection? The seller wants me to pay directly via her PayPal account - i.e., outside of ebay. The PayPal "Protection" Policy Exposed Did you sign up with PayPal because they promised you 100% buyer and seller protection? Buy it now or bid ... MORE ABOUT BUYER PROTECTION. BUYER PROTECTION, PAYPAL RESOLUTION and ... Ebay and Paypal policies on Buyer Protection, Paypal Resolution ... the transaction took place outside of Ebay. Safety Centre. Main Topics. Using PayPal outside of EBay (Not Recommended) Well guys I recently found out that using PayPal outside of Ebay has absolutely no benefit whatsoever. PayPal helps protect buyers, sellers & businesses by providing more secure payment services. Will I get in trouble with paypal? So does taking the transaction off of eBay pose any threat to the buyer? Outside of Paypal and eBay, legitimate web sites and pages that ask for credit information should start with the address of "https", which means your information is being securely encrypted and sent with no opportunities for 3. The Paypal Buyer Protection policy is