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    • x_raphael_xx
    • By x_raphael_xx 11th Oct 16, 9:07 AM
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    Ebay final value fees
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    • 11th Oct 16, 9:07 AM
    Ebay final value fees 11th Oct 16 at 9:07 AM
    Firstly, I apologise, as this question has probably been asked and answered hundreds of times...

    I know ebay take a 10% cut of the final sale...but does that include the postage? Or just the cost of the item.
    I sold something for 0.99p with a £2.99 postage.

    I have tried to google a fee calculator, but all I get is a list of fees incurred when listing an item (extra pics etc)

    Thank you
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    • soolin
    • By soolin 11th Oct 16, 9:10 AM
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    • 11th Oct 16, 9:10 AM
    Yes the FVF is taken from the full amount including postage, the change to FVFs was made about 3-4 years ago.
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    • x_raphael_xx
    • By x_raphael_xx 11th Oct 16, 10:38 AM
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    • 11th Oct 16, 10:38 AM
    Awesome, thank you for the speedy response
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    • theonlywayisup
    • By theonlywayisup 11th Oct 16, 12:53 PM
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    • 11th Oct 16, 12:53 PM
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    • 11th Oct 16, 12:53 PM
    As per soolin's post.

    FVF fees are generally 10% of the sale price including postage. They are billed on a monthly cycle to your Ebay account. Paypal fees are deducted at source as the amount hits your Paypal account.
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