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Why You Should Add PayPal to Your Web Site

If you think PayPal is just for eBay sales, then you're missing out on a great opportunity to get revenue (or more revenue) from your Web site. If you're not already selling products from your Web site [more…]

Buying and Selling Items on PayPal Shops

When you think of PayPal, you might think of it as just a payment service on eBay, but it’s much, much more. Did you know that PayPal has shops? Yes! It’s another place to sell your wares online. [more…]

How to Join PayPal Shops

Joining PayPal shops lets you sell your merchandise directly through PayPal. This is a great opportunity to expand your customer base, buy you need to meet the requirements of the application process. [more…]

Buying from Sellers with PayPal Buyer Protection

As a buyer who pays for eBay items through PayPal, you can be covered against fraud under the PayPal Buyer Protection plan. The maximum level of coverage varies from [more…]

Downloading PayPal Payment History for Your Records

Good recordkeeping is important for an eBay seller. That’s why PayPal allows you to download records of your buying and selling activity, in either a monthly or quarterly format. [more…]

How to Use the Outlook Payment Request Wizard

The Outlook Payment Request Wizard lets you send a PayPal request to a customer through e-mail. After you follow the preceding link and download and install the wizard, you’ll see a new option at the top [more…]

How to Spot a Fake PayPal E-Mail

People around the world know that PayPal is a service that helps people transfer money online. And crooks try to make use of PayPal’s instantly recognizable name in an effort to scam money from unsuspecting [more…]

PayPal Fee Schedule

If you have a personal PayPal account you use to send or receive money online, you generally pay nothing to manage your account unless you’re converting foreign currency. If you’re a merchant who receives [more…]

PayPal Error Codes You May Encounter

If you use PayPal just to pay for things online, you’ll probably never run into error codes. However, if you’re a merchant accepting payments through PayPal, you may want to familiarize yourself with the [more…]

PayPal For Dummies Cheat Sheet

PayPal may be the world’s most recognized online payment service. Knowing what it costs to use the service (usually nothing if you’re a buyer; a small percentage if you’re a merchant) and the error messages [more…]

Selling on eBay with PayPal

PayPal allows eBay buyers to safely click and pay with a credit card, instant transfer, or e-check directly from eBay (or thousands of other online stores) after they've won an auction or made a purchase [more…]

How to Download eBay Transaction Information from PayPal

PayPal makes recordkeeping for your eBay auction business a snap. A brilliant feature of PayPal is that you can download your sales and deposit history to your computer. Although PayPal also offers files [more…]

How to Register as an eBay Seller with PayPal

PayPal makes running an eBay business easy. It helps you manage payments and even gives you all the tools you need for recordkeeping. If you are running eBay auctions but aren't registered with PayPal [more…]

Accepting Credit Card Payments on eBay

As an eBay seller, you can accept credit card payments from the winning bidders on your auction items. Paying by credit card is becoming more popular on eBay. Plus, major credit card payment services have [more…]

Different Ways to Pay Through PayPal

PayPal has three types of accounts to accommodate everyone from the casual eBay seller to the professional business: Personal, Business, and Premier accounts. The smart folks at PayPal have developed something [more…]

How PayPal Protects Your eBay Transactions

Safety: Isn’t that what paying for things online is all about? Safety for the eBay buyer and safety for the seller are primary concerns in the minds of those doing business online. PayPal has created protection [more…]

How to Customize and Download PayPal Reports

The best defense against an audit is to have backup records. One excellent piece of data to have at your fingertips is your PayPal transaction history. Besides meeting tax-reporting requirements, keeping [more…]

How to Create a PayPal Button on Your Website

Enabling your website to accept PayPal payments is as simple as placing the PayPal button on your site. To create a payment button on your site, first sign in to your PayPal account. From there, follow [more…]

How to Enable PayPal Payments for Your eBay Business on Your Website

After you get a few items in your garage or business location that you stock in quantity, you’ve got the makings of your own eBay Webstore. Don’t let the thought of this spook you. You [more…]

How to Accept Payments from Smartphones with PayPal Here

In today’s mobile-enabled world, you may find an opportunity to sell your eBay merchandise through means other than your website accessed on a desktop computer. You can now accept credit cards processed [more…]

How Does PayPal Work?

Joining PayPal is just the beginning, and the benefits far outweigh any fees charged to eBay sellers. There’s no charge to the buyer to pay for an online purchase — or to send money to anyone. [more…]

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