What forms of payment does Escrow.com accept?
Escrow.com accepts wire transfers and in some cases, American Express, MasterCard, Visa, PayPal, United States drawn money orders, United States drawn personal or company checks, or United States drawn cashier's checks. PayPal and Credit cards are accepted only for Premier Service level, have a maximum allowable amount of 5,000.00 USD/AUD/EUR/GBP and are subject to Escrow.com approval. Money order and check payments have a maximum allowable amount of $2,000.00, and are subject to a 10 business day banking hold; with the exception of U.S. Postal money orders which can be verified upon receipt. Wire transfer payments are accepted for all amounts and clear upon receipt.
Remember that each form of payment takes a different length of time to process. Checks require 10 business days, while payments with a credit card are processed within one business day upon receipt of the Credit Card Authorization Form. PayPal payments are processed within one business day of the funds clearing Escrow.com's PayPal account. Note that certain payment types are limited to transactions in specific countries and international Buyers are advised that the fastest method of payment is wire transfer. International checks, international money orders, or any currency other than that specified for a transaction are not accepted. Escrow.com, at its sole discretion, reserves the right to refuse a payment type (such as a credit card or PayPal) for any transaction.
Please see attention credit card users for more information on Premier Service restrictions.