Email Payments: Solution Overview

Request payment from your customers easily online
Use PayPal Email Payments for a quick and secure way to request payment from your customers and accept credit card, bank, and PayPal payments online. You don't even need a website.just email your customers a payment request that they can click and pay. Email Payments is:
  • Faster. Stop waiting for checks.your customers pay with one click.

  • Efficient. Email payment requests through the PayPal site.

  • Low-cost. Receive payments with no merchant account fees, setup fees, or monthly fees. All you pay are low transaction fees to receive payments.

Request payment by email, and get paid on PayPal

Next step: Learn how to use Email Payments.
Email Payments makes requesting payments and collecting payments faster.

Send payment requests online, even if you don’t have a website.
  • Use our simple Request Money option to email a basic payment request in seconds.
Get paid using the tools you already have.
  • Include a payment button in any email you send using Outlook.

Next step: Learn how to use Email Payments.
Plus, with Email Payments, you can take advantage of the following benefits:
  • Industry-leading security. We have industry-leading fraud-prevention systems in place – and help fight chargebacks for you.

  • Comprehensive online reports help you measure sales and manage your business easily.

  • Helpful shipping and sales tax tools automatically calculate and collect shipping and taxes for you.

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  • No monthly fees
  • No set-up fees
  • No cancellation fees
Transaction fees

3.9% to 4.9% + €0.35 EUR

How to get started

  1. Sign up for a PayPal Business Account.

  2. Verify your information.

  3. Set up Email Payments.