PayPal Account Types

Signing up for a PayPal account is free and there's no charge to send money. PayPal's low transaction fees are applied when Premier and Business account holders receive money.

Why Use PayPal?
  • Your financial information is kept secure
  • It is faster and easier than sending cheques or postal orders
  • Payments can be made locally or in 190 countries and regions

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Account BenefitsPersonalPremierBusiness
Send money
24-hour fraud surveillance
Customer Service availability
eBay ToolsLimited
Merchant ServicesLimited
Accept credit or debit cards
Multi-user access  

PayPal allows members to have one Personal account and one Premier or Business account. However, each PayPal account must contain unique email addresses and financial information. You may upgrade your account at any time.

Sign up now for your PayPal account – It’s free to sign up