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Earning and redeeming eBay Bucks
eBay Bucks overview
To start earning eBay Bucks, sign up for the program, and then shop on eBay just as you do today. Once enrolled, you automatically earn a percentage of the item price of your qualifying purchases in the form of eBay Bucks. When you earn eBay Bucks in a calendar quarter (every 3 months), we send you an eBay Bucks Certificate after the quarter ends. Once we issue your eBay Bucks Certificate, you have 30 days to use it.
To participate in eBay Bucks you need to:
You can earn:
See the complete list of terms and conditions.
Join eBay Bucks at eBay Bucks Rewards Enrollment.
Once you sign up, shop as you already do, and pay for your purchases with PayPal. We'll track how many eBay Bucks you earn.
Most eBay items are eligible for eBay Bucks with a few exceptions, such as real estate and vehicles. See the complete list of qualifying purchases.
Most items qualify for eBay Bucks, as long as they're:
Purchases from these categories don't qualify for eBay Bucks:
Redeeming your eBay Bucks
Earn eBay Bucks in a calendar quarter and we'll send you an eBay Bucks Certificate after the quarter ends. Your eBay Bucks Certificate is good for 30 days.
To redeem your eBay Bucks Certificate:
In some cases, the eBay Bucks Certificate won't appear during checkout. If you know you have an eBay Bucks Certificate available, you can still redeem it.
To redeem your eBay Bucks Certificate manually:
Things to keep in mind:
Bucks bonus offers
In some cases, you can earn eBay Bucks even faster with Bucks bonus offers and promotional selling offers. For example, during some promotions, you can earn double Bucks on every eligible purchase. When bonus offers are available, you can keep track of them in the eBay Bucks section of My eBay. You normally see information about bonus offers when you view and purchase items that qualify.
Leaving the eBay Bucks program
If you decide to leave the eBay Bucks program, go to the eBay Bucks section of My eBay and click unenroll from eBay Bucks. You forfeit any eBay Bucks or eBay Bucks Certificates when you leave the program.
Re-enrolling in eBay Bucks
You can enroll in eBay Bucks again any time. The eBay Bucks you accumulated before you left the program won't be available, but you start earning eBay Bucks again as soon as you re-enroll.
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