eBay Costs for Prospective Shoppers/Buyers
If you want to shop and buy things on eBay, eBay charges you nothing.
There is no monthly fee to be a buyer on eBay.
There are no subscription costs, costs to join or any other hidden costs.
eBay will not charge your credit card unbeknownst to you.
How much are selling fees on eBay?
Final value fee.
If and when an item sells, you have to pay a flat 10% of the final sale price, including postage. This applies to every item, including those listed for free. The final value fee is capped at £250, ie, you pay 10% on items up to the value of £2,500.29 Apr 2019
Is selling on eBay free?
Starting today—for sellers without an eBay Stores subscription—your 50 FREE listings* per month can be Auction-style or fixed price. You pay a final value fee only when your item sells. Final value fees have been streamlined to just one flat rate of 10%—regardless of how you sell.
How does buying from eBay work?
How buying works. There are two ways to buy on eBay. With Buy It Now, you pay a fixed price and buy the item immediately, or you can bid on an item and try to win it for a lower price in an auction.
Do you need an account to buy on eBay?
For most transactions, you’ll have to use PayPal or a credit or debit card. You can buy without an eBay account when: If you want to bid on an auction or send a Best Offer to a seller, you’ll need an eBay account. The seller has a feedback score of 50 or higher and a positive rating of at least 98%