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Learn how to wheel and deal on eBay and other sites with the tips in these Howcast videos.
You Will Need
- PayPal account
- Bank account, debit card, or credit card info
Sign up for a free, personal PayPal account. You'll enter your contact information, your bank account, and any debit or credit cards you'd like to use, which will link directly to your account.
Shop at online retailers that accept PayPal as a payment option.
Find retailers through PayPal
Find retailers that accept PayPal directly on the PayPal web site. Simply select "Shopping" from the main page. Then shop by store name or categories, such as apparel, electronics, jewelry, or sports.
Purchase your item by adding it to the cart. Then select PayPal as your method of payment. You will be taken to the PayPal login screen.
Log in to your account and choose to pay from your bank account, debit card, or any credit cards linked to your account and complete the payment process. You'll receive a payment receipt from PayPal in your e-mail inbox, which you may print for your records. Now you can shop safely online.