The benefits and risks of different payment methods
There are a number of ways to pay on eBay - learn the benefits and risks of each payment option.
PayPal is the fast, easy and secure way to pay on eBay.
PayPal Buyer Protection
covers you for the full purchase price of your eligible eBay item plus its original shipping costs* if you don't receive it or if it's significantly different from what the seller described .
* In the case of a significantly-not-as-described claim, it's the buyer's responsibility to pay for return shipping costs, if necessary.