method of payment to bookstores
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Danu  Identity Verified
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Feb 23, 2007

Good to have me again in this forum. I am always happy of being part of this forum.

I would like to find information about purchasing books from Amazon and Ebay. Do these bookstores accept money payment through

Pls advice me on this.


nordiste  Identity Verified
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Remember that Paypal was created by Ebay ! Feb 23, 2007

As for Amazon paiement methods depends on the country since they now have lots of local branches ,, .com(US) , .de ...


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Not as far as I know Feb 23, 2007

You might have some luck with individual ebay sellers as more and more of them have been abused by paypal and are trying to look into alternative payment methods. However Amazon accepts only traditional payments (cards), as far as I know. I was actually buying some books from them the other day and paid specific attention to payment methods. But that was only UK Amazon.



JaneTranslates  Identity Verified
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PayPal and eBay are affiliated. Feb 23, 2007

nordiste wrote:

Remember that PayPal was created by Ebay!

Actually, I don't think that's true. I think eBay bought PayPal after it became the favorite method of payment among eBay sellers and buyers. When I registered at PayPal it was not yet affiliated with eBay.

Just for the record.



Danu  Identity Verified
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What another option do I have Feb 24, 2007

Thanks first for your replies.

Paypal does not have that service in my country, Eritrea. And, credit cards are not practised well here. Let me extend one question, What are the major bookstores that accept if you know any.



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