Is it safe to buy on eBay without PayPal?
You don’t need a PayPal account to buy on eBay, you can pay as a PayPal guest and use your prepaid cards. However a lot of sellers automatically block buyers without a PayPal account so you may find yourself unable to by from certain sellers.
Can I buy on eBay without an account?
You can buy without an eBay account when: If you want to bid on an auction or send a Best Offer to a seller, you’ll need an eBay account. You pay for the item using PayPal or a credit card.
Is there an alternative to PayPal on eBay?
Paymate and ProPay are other services that are similar to PayPal that are accepted on eBay. eBay states that both services have has the same benefits as Moneybookers: payments are traceable, immediate and can be made without registration.
Do you need PayPal for eBay?
Ebay requires all sellers to accept paypal, and even though they can choose to accept less costly payment methods as well, many prefer to only accept paypal payments, so unfortunately you wont be able to purchase from those sellers, so must be very careful to check the postage and payment tab before bidding or buying.