Simple, powerful tools to keep your business going.

Everyone’s making a lot of adjustments these days. Especially small businesses working to adapt to new ways of selling. PayPal is ready to help with a number of simple tools your business can use to start selling online, on your terms, today.

Our specialists are ready to help. Give us a call at 020 794 93272.

Touch-free payments in person

QR codes let your customers pay—quickly and touch-free—by scanning a code using the PayPal app. Through December 31, 2020, we’re waiving transaction fees when your customers pay with a QR code. Terms apply.4

How to get started
  1. Generate your QR code here
  2. Show your QR code to the buyer
  3. The buyer opens their PayPal app, taps Scan, and lines up the QR code in the camera frame
  4. Buyer enters the amount to be paid
  5. Buyer presses Send

Get Started

Or use our iZettle card reader to accept contactless payments in person.

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Sell on social media

PayPal’s Sell on Social is an easy way to start selling through your social media accounts. No website or integration delays, either. Create product ads on social media ready with integrated payment links. Customers don’t need a PayPal account to pay—just a debit or credit card.

PayPal’s Sell on Social
  1. Sign up for a PayPal business account or login if you already have one
  2. Click ‘App Centre’ in the quick links section
  3. Click ‘View all’ in the Accept payments section
  4. Click ‘PayPal buttons’ and then ‘get started’
  5. Click ‘Sell on social’
  6. Provide details and a description of your product
  7. Click the Create button

Get Started

PayPal.me

Another option is to create a PayPal.me link. Share it by text, email, chat or social media and your customers can pay with a few quick clicks using their PayPal account.

Create an online store 

Get your online business up and running with three free months from BigCommerce*1. No matter what plan you choose, BigCommerce can help you sell online faster than you thought. Start selling on your own website today. 

3 Free Months with BigCommerce1
  1. Visit the  BigCommerce PayPal offer page
  2. Click the ‘Start Free Trial’ button 
  3. Follow the prompts 

Get Started

The PayPal Buttons comes built in and you’ll be ready to accept payments from over 300 million customers in over 100 currencies, while enjoying up to 82% more conversions 2

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76% of PayPal invoices are paid within one day of sending the invoice3

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Request payment from your customers

Make requesting payments simple by sending a quick invoice from the PayPal Business app. You can then share immediately via text or email.
  1. Click on the blue arrow icon in the bottom of the screen
  2. Select Send a Quick Invoice and follow prompts
  3. Click Create and Share Link, then copy it to share by email, text or other messaging app
  4. Click Done

Get Started

You can also request an invoice online by following the simple steps here.

We’re here to help.

PayPal has simple, secure and safe options for sales, invoicing and payment that will keep your business running smoothly and let your customers pay the way they want, so you get paid sooner.

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1 Terms: With this offer, you will not be charged the monthly fee for the BigCommerce plan that you select for a period of three months from the date of activation (“Offer”). You must select either Standard, Plus or Pro plan to be eligible. Merchants who select a Plus or Pro plan are also eligible to receive a free theme template* from the BigCommerce Theme Marketplace. Qualifying merchants will be credited to their BigCommerce account 1-2 weeks after purchasing the promotional theme. Offer expires December 31, 2020 at 11:59:59 p.m. Central Standard Time. Open only to those who have a PayPal business account in good standing. Within fifteen (15) days from the date of activation, you must complete the registration process, including providing valid credit card information (“Card On File”). IMPORTANT: After the end of the three month Offer period, you must cancel your account or the Card on File will be charged the standard monthly fee for the plan that you selected at the time of activation. If you cancel your account or do not complete registration, the online store you built will be deactivated and you will no longer be able to access the control panel.
By opening an account, (1) you acknowledge and agree to BigCommerce's Terms of Use and these Terms and Conditions; (2) you consent to receiving communications from BigCommerce regarding your online store while your account remains open. Communications can be in the form of email sent to the address you provide as your preferred email, in-product notifications, and/or phone calls to the number you provided as part of the signup process. If you purchase a BigCommerce store, your store will continue to remain live for the duration of time you remain a paid customer in good standing on BigCommerce. BigCommerce reserves the right, in its absolute discretion to withdraw or to modify this Offer at any time without prior notice and with no liability. This Offer is presented by BigCommerce and PayPal is not a sponsor of and has not liability associated with this Offer. PayPal fees will apply Please see here.

2ComScore online panel, Q4 2017. ComScore analysed shopping behaviour at 20 large merchant sites across categories, utilising its 1 million US consumer panel. Checkout conversion is measured from the point where the consumer selects a payment type to completion of purchase within the same browsing session.

3Source: PayPal Internal Data.

4Currency conversion fees may apply when paying in a currency different from £GBP. For sellers, transaction fees on QR code payments are temporarily waived until December 31, 2020 to help businesses impacted by COVID-19. After that, you’ll pay a fee of 1.50% + £0.10 per transaction fee when your customers pay you. Other fees for using the PayPal Services may apply – see fees. PayPal QR code payment functionality does not benefit from PayPal Seller Protection Policy

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