Definitions for "Insertion fee"
Keywords:  ebay, refundable, auction, bid, list
A fee paid by the seller to the auction site in order to list an item for auction, calculated as a percentage of the opening bid or reserve price.
An up-front fee a seller pays to an auction site to list his auction, often based on the item's opening price.
Some auction sites have a fee paid by a seller to initially list an item for auction. The fee is usually calculated either by the opening bid price or the reserve price. The Free Auction does not impose any insertion fees.