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eBay- Buying basics
You can find great deals on just about anything on eBay. Whether you want to buy something at a fixed price, or take part in an auction-style listing to win that perfect item, it's easy to get started.
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Before you bid, review the item description, seller information, P&P options and return policy. If you have any questions, email the seller.
If a seller (or someone claiming to be a seller) contacts you to complete a sale outside of eBay, don't accept the offer. Sales that take place outside of eBay aren't eligible for eBay services and protection, including dispute resolution, Feedback, requests for contact information, and PayPal buyer protection. Learn more about offers to buy or sell outside of eBay
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Buying as a guest
In some locations, you can buy an item on eBay and arrange to pick it up, or have it delivered directly to you.
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