Paying for items with a credit or debit card.
If you prefer not to use PayPal, credit and debit card payments are often accepted by sellers.
You can pay for your items with Visa, MasterCard, Discover Card, and American Express on eBay.
Keep in mind though that some sellers may accept some but not all of these.
Is it safe to use your debit card on PayPal?
Purchases and privacy: Paying with your debit card through PayPal is safer than just using your debit card. It’s hard for thieves to use your PayPal account fraudulently without your password. Buyer protection: Credit cards have robust buyer protection under federal law. Most debit cards offer similar protection.
Is it better to use PayPal or debit card on eBay?
When you list an item on eBay, you choose how buyers pay you. In most categories, you must accept either PayPal or credit and debit cards. If you’re a managed payments seller, forms of payment will be automatically set. We also consider credit and debit cards to be a safe electronic payment method.
What kind of payment does eBay accept?
All sellers on eBay should accept PayPal and accept MasterCard, Visa, American Express, and Discover as well as electronic checks and debits. The service is integrated directly into eBay transactions, so paying for your item is a mouse click away.