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Did you know: When you buy goods or service in Israeli Shekels, paying with PayPal is free! The seller pays us a fee to process your payment securely. As a buyer, we don’t charge you for our services, unless it involves currency conversion. Your card issuer may charge you separately. Check out the numbers below:
Buying with PayPal.
It’s free to pay with PayPal for goods and services in Israeli Shekels. When buying internationally in a foreign currency, a currency conversion fee applies.
|Buying online or on mobile.||Free (when no currency conversion is involved).|
Selling with PayPal.
|Standard domestic transaction fee:||From 3.4% + 1.20 ILS per transaction.|
|International sales:||From 4.4% to 5.4% + a fixed fee per transaction, based on the currency received and the buyer’s country. See ‘Selling internationally’ and ‘Fixed Fee’ tables below.|
|Multiple currency transactions:||A 2.5% conversion fee above the wholesale exchange rate at which we obtain foreign currency*.|
|* If your transaction involves a currency conversion, it will be completed based on an exchange rate. The exchange rate includes a 2.5% fee above the wholesale exchange rate at which PayPal obtains foreign currency, and the fee is retained by PayPal. The specific exchange rate that applies to your foreign currency transaction should be displayed at the time of the transaction.|
Withdrawing funds from your PayPal account.
If you have funds in your PayPal balance, you can withdraw them to a bank account in Israel (in Israeli Shekels only), a bank account in the U.S. (in $USD only) or a Visa card. The funds will be in your account in 4-8 business days. A currency conversion fee will apply if the money in your PayPal account needs to be converted.
|Withdraw 1,000.00 ILS or more to a bank account in Israel:||Free|
|Withdraw less than 1,000.00 ILS to a bank account in Israel:||8.00 ILS|
|Withdraw $USD to a bank account in the U.S.:||Free|
|Withdraw Israeli Shekels to a Visa card:||22.00 ILS|
|Seller’s Country||Buyer’s Country||Fee|
|U.S., Canada, Northern Europe*, Europe 1**:||Standard Rate:||4.4%+ Fixed Fee|
|All other countries:||Standard Rate:||5.4% + Fixed Fee|
|Fixed Fee||See in table below|
* Northern Europe: Denmark, Faroe Islands, Finland (including Aland Islands), Greenland, Iceland, Norway, Sweden.
** Europe I: Austria, Belgium, Cyprus, Estonia, France (including French Guiana, Guadeloupe, Martinique, Reunion and Mayotte), Germany, Gibraltar, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Montenegro, Netherlands, Portugal, San Marino, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, United Kingdom (including Channel Islands and Isle of Man), Vatican City State.
*** Europe II: Albania, Andorra, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Georgia, Hungary, Kosovo^^, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Macedonia, Moldova, Poland, Romania, Russia, Serbia, Switzerland, Ukraine.
Fixed Fee (based on currency received)
|Argentine Peso:||2.00 ARS|
|Australian Dollar:||$0.30 AUD |
|Brazilian Real:||R$0.60 BRL |
|Canadian Dollar: ||$0.30 CAD |
|Czech Koruna: ||10.00 CZK|
|Danish Kroner:||2.60 DKK |
|Euro:||€0.35 EUR |
|Hong Kong Dollar: ||$2.35 HKD |
|Hungarian Forint: ||90.00 HUF |
|Israeli New Shekel:||1.20 ILS |
|Japanese Yen:||¥40.00 JPY |
|Malaysian Ringgit: ||2.00 MYR |
|Mexican Peso:||4.00 MXN |
|New Zealand Dollar: ||$0.45 NZD |
|Norwegian Krone:||2.80 NOK |
|Philippine Peso: ||15.00 PHP |
|Polish Zloty: ||1.35 PLN |
|Russian Ruble: ^^||10.00 RUB ^^|
|Singapore Dollar:||$0.50 SGD|
|Swedish Krona:||3.25 SEK|
|Swiss Franc:||0.55 CHF|
|New Taiwan Dollar:||$10.00 TWD |
|Thai Baht:||11.00 THB|
|Turkish Lira:||0.45 TRY|
|U.K. Pounds Sterling:||£0.20 GBP|
|U.S. Dollar:||$0.30 USD|