PayPal was originally bought by eBay in 2003 and soon after became the platform’s default payment option. When the companies split, it was known that around a third of PayPal’s revenue came from eBay.How do I change my default payment option?
It's the checkout from ebay that defaults payment option is to using my credit card rather than my PayPal account. If I want to use ebay I have to deliberately select it as an alternative whereas I want it as the default payment method.What kind of payment do I use on eBay?
In most categories, sellers accept PayPal or credit cards, but they may also offer other options as well, such as Apple Pay or Google Pay. You’ll find the payment methods your seller accepts by going to the Shipping and Payments section of the listing. Checks, money orders, and bank wire transfers aren’t allowed for most eBay purchases.What to do if you cant pay for items on eBay?
If you have problems paying for your items or if you receive an error message at checkout, try the following troubleshooting tips to resolve the issue: Check you've entered your payment details correctly Make sure your billing address matches the address on your payment method Try checking out on another device.