Buy and Sell

Making your first purchase on eBay

Maybe you want to buy a book, a t-shirt, or a DVD to get used to the process. There are a few steps you’ll need to follow to get started. Creating an eBay and PayPal account First, go to and click on the “register” link. You can also click here to go there directly. Fill out the information they request, and you’re an eBay member! Welcome to a rich community of shoppers and merchants. The majority of eBay sellers only take PayPal for payment (myself included). You’ll need to get an account. PayPal is an online account that you link with your own bank account or credit card. When you use PayPal to pay for something online, it can’t be traced back to your personal account. I have used PayPal for as many years as I’ve been on eBay and