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When is it?

Starting Tuesday, October 7, 2003 between 00:00:01 PDT (12:00 AM plus one second on October 7, 2003) and ending 23:59:59 PDT Thursday, October 9, 2003 (11:59 PM plus 59 seconds).

What are the fees?

For all single-quantity Auction-Style and single-quantity Fixed Price listings in the Collectibles, Coins and Stamps categories whose starting price is less than or equal to $0.99, the insertion fee will be $0.15 on the U.S. site ( The promotional fee will apply to listings created prior to Oct 7, 2003 and scheduled to start during the promotional period Oct 7-9, 2003.

Please Note: the discounted fees will not be immediately reflected on the site. You will see a credit to your seller's account by mid November 2003. In order to be eligible for the promotion, you must list your item in the Collectibles, Coins or Stamps categories during the promotional period.

All other fees (insertion fees for starting price greater than $0.99, reserve fees, Final Value Fees and all other optional listing upgrade fees*) will still be charged. If you choose to List in 2 Categories the insertion fee will be $0.30 plus double any optional listing upgrade fees.

What is excluded?

The promotion will not apply to any categories not listed above, multiple quantity listings, Live Auction, International, Professional Services and Stores Inventory listings. The promotional fee does not apply to listings with a start date prior to October 7, 2003 - including those listings revised during the promotional period. The promotional fee also does not apply to listings created during the promotional period October 7-9, 2003, but scheduled to start at a later date.

* Optional Listing Upgrade Fees: Buy It Now, Featured Plus!, Highlight, Bold, Home Page Featured, Gallery, Gallery Featured, Gift Services, Scheduled Listings, Listing Designer, Reserve listing fee, Picture Services, Picture Pack, Slide Show, Supersize Picture, extended duration surcharge for auction-style and fixed price listings.