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Protecting your account

The safety of our members is one of our top priorities, so we take a number of steps to help ensure the security of your account. There are also several things you can do to prevent your account from being hacked or taken over.

Below you'll find some helpful articles on how you can keep your account safe, and how to recognize and minimize unwanted email.

Tips for keeping your eBay account secure

Learn about the measures we take to protect your account, and some simple steps you can take to keep your account secure.

Recognizing spoof emails

Learn how to recognize and report spoof emails and websites.

Minimizing unwanted email

Learn what type of mail you'll receive from eBay, and how to report unwanted mail or a policy violation.

To keep your account secure, we recommend changing your password regularly, keeping your contact information up-to-date, and watching for signs of spoof emails.

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