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Payment on hold

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Payment on hold

I received money from my brother who lives in Australia. Why does Paypal keep talking about Ebay transactions?

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Re: Payment on hold



Its down to how the payment was SENT to an account.

1. If sent using money > goods / services option then paypal would see the recipient as a seller and apply the new seller hold. They would also charge a fee. See link for information on the new seller hold.

2. If sent using the send money > family / friends option then the recipient would have the payment instantly (as long as it wasn't an echeque pending with a clearance date) with no fee. 

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