How to buy things on eBay

What do I need to follow this guide?

Online Payment Method

Online Payment Method

access to an online payment method.

Email address

Email address

an email address

Funds to Purchase

Funds to Purchase

available funds to purchase items

Internet connection

Internet Connection

a device connected to the internet

1. Create an eBay account

To get started visit eBay and register. You need a registered account if you want to buy or sell items.

To register, enter the details you are asked for such as name and address. You will also be asked to create an eBay User ID and password.

Read our guide Creating a Strong and Memorable Password to ensure your password is as secure as possible.

Once you have set up your account and logged into eBay you can follow these four steps to buy items on eBay.

Rate this guide

Average: 3.8 (46 votes)
Click on the stars to add your rating.

1 star = low rating
5 stars = high rating

Search for more online guides