New Ebay Payment Policy for Hatching Eggs

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by greenfamilyfarms, Jan 20, 2009.

  1. greenfamilyfarms

    greenfamilyfarms Big Pippin'

    Feb 27, 2008
    Elizabethtown, NC

  2. debilorrah

    debilorrah The Great Guru of Yap Premium Member

    That seems like it would put a crimp into those selling eggs....
  3. SoccerMomof7

    SoccerMomof7 Songster

    Apr 13, 2008
    Well but if you pay by Paypal and don't get what you were suppose to then paypal will refund your money. Other payment methods and there is nothing they can do but ask the seller to refund your $$$. I support the change!
  4. pips&peeps

    pips&peeps There is no "I" in Ameraucana

    Jan 18, 2008
    Newman Lake, WA
    It's not really that great of a thing.

    If someone buys eggs from you and has a crappy hatch due to circumstances beyond your control then Paypal will give them their money back out of your account.

  5. Cara

    Cara Songster

    Aug 30, 2007
    Yep, they'll give them a refund even if they get a 90% hatch and aren't happy with it [​IMG] If your Paypal account is empty, they'll take it right out of your bank account, even the shipping, and too bad if they overdraw it.
    Last edited: Jan 20, 2009
  6. Quail_Antwerp

    Quail_Antwerp [IMG]emojione/assets/png/2665.png?v=2.2.7[/IMG]Mrs

    Aug 16, 2008
    It's not just for hatching eggs. It's a new eBay policy all the way around. Any and all eBay sellers may now ONLY accept payments via paypal.

    It's only so they can collect more money. The same people who own eBay own paypal, so they get paid twice on every transaction this way!
  7. Pumpkinpup

    Pumpkinpup Poultry Princess

    Jul 16, 2008
    North-West Georgia
    I hate ebay anyway. Too many fees and stupid regulations. It is all about them being greedy is the biggest reason for the change. That way they can take a second fee out of your paypal payment (they own paypal) where as they can't if you get a money order.

  8. Jennyhaschicks

    Jennyhaschicks Songster

    May 3, 2008
    I rarely do e bay anymore just because it's not like it used to be.
  9. well that stinks! [​IMG]

  10. SterlingAcres

    SterlingAcres Songster

    Apr 17, 2008
    Poconos, PA
    Guess I won't be ebaying anymore [​IMG] Oh well.

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