Payments

How do I make a payment for a chessbazaar purchase?

chessbazaar offers multiple methods to make payments for your order: Credit Card/Debit Card and via PayPal. All Credit/Debit card details remain confidential and private. chessbazaar is in partnership with trusted payment gateway Stripe, 2Checkout & PayPal for our buyers that use SSL encryption technology to protect your card information.

Are there any hidden charges when I make a purchase on chessbazaar (Octroi, GST)?

Update: 1/1/2021

UK: As per new UK Govt. guidelines, all packages are subject to tax at 20%. Since, we would be charging you the amount, you need not pay those charges on delivery.

Germany: As per Germany import rules, you need to pay VAT at 19%. Since, we would be charging you the amount, you need not pay those charges on delivery.

Canada: The VAT is decided by the Govt. of Canada. chessbazaar is not responsible to collect or reimerse those fee collected by the authorities. Kindly check with your local authorities.

USA: There are no extra taxes, hidden costs or additional shipping charges. The price mentioned on the website is the final price. What you see is what you pay. Our prices are all-inclusive.

India: There are no extra taxes, hidden costs or additional shipping charges. The price mentioned on the website is the final price. What you see is what you pay. Our prices are all-inclusive.

Australia/NZ: There are no extra taxes, hidden costs or additional shipping charges. The price mentioned on the website is the final price. What you see is what you pay. Our prices are all-inclusive.

Rest of the World: The VAT/taxes is decided by the Govt. authorities. chessbazaar is not responsible to collect or reimerse those fee collected by the authorities. Kindly check with your local authorities.

Note: In specific cases like Imperfect items or drop shipping the additional charges will have to be borne by the customer. These fees are paid to your local carrier or government and are not collected by Chess Bazaar.

Note: In specific cases like Imperfect items or drop shipping the additional charges will have to be borne by the customer. These fees are paid to your local carrier or government and are not collected by Chess Bazaar.

Is It safe to pay through Paypal?

It is absolutely safe to use Paypal for the purchase on our website. You must be a Paypal registered user. Register here if you're not a member yet. You will redirected to a secure Paypal website for a smooth transaction.

Can I pay through Cash on Delivery?

We are sorry but we are not processing any COD orders w.e.f 1st January 2014.

Can I pay through Bank transfer?

Yes, you can pay through bank transfer, however the amount must be greater than $1000. chessbazaar.com has given their bank details in payment options where you can transfer the money through cheque(only for Indian customers). Once the money is credited in chessbazaar's account, we will dispatch your shipment within 24 hours. It is advisable to place an order by selecting Pay by cheque option as cheessbazaar.com can ask for your order number for processing your order. (To opt this option please mail us at sales@chessbazaar.com)

Are you offering Layaway Plan?

Yes, we are offering layaway plans for your convenience. To know more, check our Layaway Plan for more info! 

How do I pay using a Credit/Debit card and is it safe?

We accept all International VISA, MasterCard, JCB, Discover and AmEx cards. Customers will need to key in their 16-digit Credit/Debit Card number and the 3 digit CVV Code (Card Verification Value - found on the back of the card) and complete the payment flow.

All Credit/Debit card details remain confidential and private. chessbazaar and our trusted payment gateways use SSL encryption technology to protect your card information.

How will I know that my payment went through successfully?

All successful transactions will receive a confirmation email. If you have not received confirmation via email, please do not hesitate to contact our customer service center.

My credit card details are not being accepted. What's wrong?

Please check with your bank or financial institution to rule out errors on their behalf. If problems persist, please do not hesitate to contact our customer care Team at support@chessbazaar.com