Scam Emails Archive : Generic

Subject: eBay Payment Reminder - Action Required

From: "eBay"<payments@ebay.co.uk>


This email with the subject "eBay Payment Reminder - Action Required" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sun, 29 Oct 2006 12:30:45 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.

The sender was "eBay"<payments@ebay.co.uk>, although it may have been spoofed.

eBay sent this message to all sellers with payments due.
Your eBay account has fees due and requires you action.
Learn more.

Please pay your eBay fees today

Dear seller:
Please be advised that your eBay fees of $13.20 are now due. These fees result from listing items on eBay or using related services (ID verify, Stores, etc).
To prevent any disruption in your ability to sell on eBay, please pay your eBay fees by following these steps:
1. Log on to http://www.ebay.com
2. Click the 'My eBay' tab at the top of the page and sign in
3. On the sidebar under the 'My Account' section, click the 'Seller Account' link
4. Select a method to pay your eBay fees
Paying your eBay fees automatically each month from your PayPal account, credit card or bank account is the fastest and easiest way to pay. Please follow the same instructions as above to select an automatic payment method.
If you have already paid this amount, please disregard this message.
Thank you,
eBay Inc.


Frequently asked questions:
Where do I go to pay my eBay fees?
To pay your eBay fees, please follow these 4 steps:
1. Log on to http://www.ebay.com
2. Click the 'My eBay' tab at the top of the page and sign in
3. On the sidebar under the 'My Account' section, click the 'Seller Account' link
4. Select a method to pay your eBay fees
What payment methods does eBay accept?
eBay accepts the following payment methods:
- PayPal
- Direct Pay
- Credit or Debit card
- Check or Money order
Where do I go to see how much I owe?
Please log into your account status to see how much you owe. Just follow these 4 steps:
1. Log on to http://www.ebay.com
2. Click the 'My eBay' tab at the top of the page and sign in
3. On the sidebar in My eBay, click the 'Seller Account' link under 'My Account'
4. Under 'Account Activity', click 'View Account Status'
How can I pay my eBay fees each month automatically?
There are three ways to pay your eBay fees each month automatically
1. Automatic PayPal - fees will be automatically paid from your PayPal account
2. eBay Direct Pay - fees will automatically be paid from your checking account
3. Credit/debit card on file - fees will automatically be charged each month to your credit/debit card
For more information, click here: http://pages.ebay.com/help/account/payfees.html


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