recognized by millions of people who use their service everyday.
They are owned by eBay and provide secure transaction processing
very easily for the normal web user. WE strongly recommend visiting
the PayPal website to review information about their services.
For our customers
we recommend using PayPal's Merchant tools to begin accepting
credit payments easily and immediately. PayPal can get you started
with very low transactions fees (2.2%-2.9% + $0.30 USD) and proivde
you with many tools to get your payment processing up and running
very quickly. They have a shopping cart available for your use
that is a great tool for those wanting to start an E-Commerce
site. Here how you can get a business account set up in about
10 minutes to begin accepting credit card payments through your
First of all,
visit PayPal by clicking on the logo above. Once you get to the
Paypal site cllick on the Sign Up link at the top of the
page. This will ask you for what type of account you want. If
you are starting a Business and operating it as a DBA and have
registered the comapny name you will want to setup the account
as a business account. If you are starting a Sole Proprietor and/or
starting a business but do not have it registered you should setup
a Premier Personal account.
If you are
going to run your website as a business, we would recommend setting
up a Business account with Paypal so that it will identify you
as a business entity instead of your personal name when payments
are made to your account.
Once you have
selected to set up a business account you will be presented a
form to complete. This form has the Business Name and Address
info, the Customer service and email info and the Business owner/contact
this information and clicking the Continue button you will see
the information to setup your business email account, password,
and security questions. You must provide a valid email address
here. Your account confirmation information will be emailed to
this email account.
do not understand it you should seek the advice of an attorney.
The forms asks if you agree to these. Lastly, you will need to
enter the code shown at the bottom of the page and click the SignUp
button to create your account.
You will now
see a confirmation page. PayPal has now emailed to you your confirmation
information and a link to click on to activate your account. Click
on the link which will open a webpage where you will be prompted
to enter your password. Once you do this Paypal will state that
you have confirmed your account and ask you to add you bank account
does not have to be completed at this time but it is required
once you do begin receiving payments so that PayPal can make the
deposits to you. If you cllick the Cancel button at the bottom
of the page it will take you to your account overview page. At
this point your account is setup and ready for use. It's that
easy and it's free.
You can close
your account by clicking on the Profile link near the top right
of your information and then click the close account then click
the Continue button. They will ask you some information about
why you want to close your account. Click the Continue button
to finish closing your account.
There is a
lot of information available to you via the help links and we
strongly recommend that you read this information and peruse the
help system and knowledge base system to learn all that you can
You also have
access to the Merchant tools to use the shopping cart and start
accepting credit card payments Click
Here to learn how.