Accepting payments part 3: Creating a shareable payment link.

May 11 2020 | Chase Jones, PayPal Editorial Staff

Learn how to create a PayPal.Me link for your business that you can share in email, text message, or social media channels.
Your customers will need an account with PayPal to pay you. If you haven’t already, first follow our quick steps for opening a PayPal Business account
 
It’s free to create a shareable link; you only pay a low 2.9% + $0.30 per transaction fee when your customers pay you. Fees are subject to change. Learn more about our fees.  
Creating a shareable link  
Here’s how to create your PayPal.Me link: 
1. Go to https://paypal.me and click Create your PayPal.Me Link. 
2. Log into your PayPal Business account. 
3. Click Get Started. 
4. Add your business logo or a photo. 
5. Choose your PayPal.Me link name. 
6. Review your profile. 
7. Review the terms & conditions and privacy policy. 
8. Click Agree and Create. 

Once you’ve created your link, don’t keep loyal customers waiting. Post on social media. Shoot customers an email. Whichever channel(s) you choose, let them know you’re still open for business. 
 
When you’re ready, you can also create and send invoices.
The contents of this site are provided for informational purposes only. You should always obtain independent, professional accounting, financial, and legal advice before making any business decision. 

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