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Is "PAYPAL EBAY US" fraud?

Written by Jemina Owen-Jones

March 18th, 2024

About "PAYPAL EBAY US"

eBay is an online marketplace that has been in business since September 1995. It provides a platform for individuals and businesses to buy and sell a wide range of retail products. Users can find new or used items, including electronics, clothing, home goods, collectibles, and more. eBay facilitates transactions between buyers and sellers through auctions or direct sales, allowing people to connect and trade globally.
  • PAYPAL: Indicates that the transaction was made through the PayPal payment platform.
  • EBAY: Indicates that the transaction is related to a purchase or payment made on the eBay online marketplace.
  • US: Specifies the location or country where the transaction occurred, in this case, the United States.
  • Find & fight fraud from anywhere

    Verify With Receipt

    The best way to tell if this charge is fraudulent is to find the receipt. You may have an electronic copy of the receipt, which you can finding by searching in your email accounts for eBay.
    Or, if you want to automatically find and reconcile receipts so you never worry about fraud, you can use SimplyWise to automatically match all bank and credit card transactions to email and paper receipts. The app instantly reconciles your expenses and flags anything that doesn’t match.
    Step 1

    Connect your email

    Download the SimplyWise app and connect your email account. SimplyWise will search through your emails and find all the receipts in your inbox. This allows you to understand what exactly you are paying for when you see a bank transaction on your statement.
    Step 2

    Connect Your Bank

    Connect to your bank account/credit card transactions through the secure (256 bit encryption) Reconciliation feature within the app.
    Step 3

    Reconcile

    Reconcile the charges reported by your financial institution against what you’ve recorded in your SimplyWise account. Find fraud quickly! SimplyWise will match your transactions to your bank/credit card spending and check those items off.
    SimplyWise Community Comments
    Roger Thompson
    3 months ago
    Hey, just noticed a charge from PAYPAL EBAY US on my card from 3/15/2023. Anyone else experienced this recently? Is it legit or scammy? Thanks!