Why is my payment on hold and when will it be available? Here are some common reasons why a payment may be temporarily unavailable: You’re a new seller with PayPal, or you’re an established seller but have opened a new account. It takes time to build up enough history of successful transactions.
Hello, Ebay and Paypal have placed holds on all my money for up to 21 days or sometimes more which is making it impossible for me to send my items I sold off in time because I am on a disability Pension which means I dont have spare money for postage.
PayPal can hold funds for new sellers on eBay for up to 21 days. If your buyers paid and have confirmed addresses through PayPal you need to ship. Once the buyer receives the item, your funds will be released.
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It's ebay that actually tell PayPal to put a hold on to your money and tell you that it's for your own safety just in case a buyer tries to scam you. Putting a hold on the money is a safety barrier for ebay so if anything goes wrong it won't come out of ebay's coffers lol.
Is eBay's 21-Day Hold on PayPal Accounts Legal? by: Philip Cohen Web Site: Sun Jul 3 21:25:25 2011: If a merchant does not receive his funds via PreyPal then there is SFA eBay can do about holding any funds, except that the offering of PreyPal on eBay is mandated and buyers do find paying by PreyPal very convenient and a majority of eBay buyers will probably continue to pay via the eBafia’s.
I have started a facebook page for people to voice their concerns on this issue. Everyone is welcome to join, even if you aren't personally affected. The aim is to go BIG, to try and get this decision overturned for established sellers who create a new selling account. While I support the decision.