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Letter of Claim for eBay if Buyer Refuses to Pay and Wants to Cancel Sale

Selling items on eBay can be a great way to make some money, but it’s frustrating and disappointing when you sell an item for a good price and then find that the buyer has changed their mind and doesn't want to honour the deal. Fortunately, the law is on your side in these cases and they are obligated to pay.

Under the Sale of Goods Act, auction sales are final and a bidder can only withdraw his offer before the auction closes. While this is useful information, many people don’t know how to actually apply their rights as a seller, which is why we have come up with a simple solution.

We offer this absolutely free template for a letter of claim (also known as a letter before action) which can be sent to someone who has bid on an eBay item, but then refuses to pay because he has changed his mind or no longer wants the item. It makes it clear that you are not just going to forget about the agreement they entered into to pay for the item, but will ensure that they send you the money they owe. It's easy to use and all you have to do is fill out your details where prompted.