We know there s great international buyers just like the us but it costs a lot more to be scammed by the ones overseas or over the border in your case. On a listing that doesn t offer international shipping is against ebay rules.
In the united states sellers are required to accept paypal or to have a merchant credit card account.
How to sell on ebay from outside us. How does ebay protect this seller from an international sale that the buyer inflicted his own disappointment by requesting a slower shipping service. So to sell on ebay usa from anywhere and without living in the usa. Unless a listing specifically states that a seller ships internationally or to your country be sure to contact the seller by clicking on the ask a question link in the seller info box on the item listing.
Note that paypal will charge you an additional 1 cross border fee to accept payment from a non us paypal account. Technically bidding from outside the u s. You ll be taken to that country s ebay home page automatically.
Founded in 1995 it is an online community of people in over 30 countries buying and selling things online in a bidding process. At home page after signing in wave your cursor over the account tab click on site preferences in the drop down menu. Select the countries you ll ship to from destination and choose your preferred shipping carrier from service.
There have been several protective features added over the years like paypal to ensure a safe payment process for purchasers. Then go to your site preferences shipping preferences exclude shipping locations from your listings and click on edit. Check ebay s accepted payments policies to find out what is allowed.
Find shipping preferences click on show at the end of the row. Click sell at the top of the page and follow the list your item for sale form. Find exclude shipping locations from your listings click on edit.
Put a check mark on all options including north america as na does not include us. Scroll to the bottom of the page and click the link for the country where you want to list your item. The popular auction website ebay has become something of a sensation.
Accepted payment methods vary by country. You will need three things. We may ask you to sign an international selling agreement acknowledging that items sold to buyers on other ebay sites are subject to the policies of those sites.
A us address a us phone number and a paypal account this may change in a few months since ebay and paypal are two separate entities now. Decide if you wish to do business this with class of ebay buyer. You have to go to your site preferences and opt out of the global shipping program.
Note that their ebay money back guarantee is voided once they have the package forwarded. Check all the boxes of the places that you wish to block.