Check your emails for an offer from eBay for extra eBay bucks.
4x eBay bucks on any item of $150 or more.
Check out Doctor of Credit's post on targeted eBay Bucks promotions.
This a multiplier of the regular 2% eBay Bucks so 4x is actually 8% in eBay Bucks!
No eBay bucks given for eBay gift cards, but most other purchases earn them. eBay bucks can be used for later purchases and can be very valuable, especially when buying discounted gift cards.
I've earned $500 in eBay bucks this month on just one of my accounts which I will be able to use starting October 3rd. Unfortunately there is a max of $500 earned per quarter so I have hit my max without starting a new account ;)
Deals to come!