The Independents

It all started with an idea…

Join PayPal Independents for an opportunity to have your business featured by PayPal and connect with a supportive community of entrepreneurs and fellow small business owners.

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Great Exposure

Your business could be featured in major publications, both online and in print.

Expand your network

Become part of a community that knows firsthand the challenges of running your own business.

Inspire the next generation

Encourage would-be entrepreneurs to take the next step towards turning their business idea into reality.

It took work to build your business. Here’s a chance for you to share your story.

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Meet the Independents community

Get to know some of our featured businesses.

Afrocenchix
Founders: Rachael Corson and Joycelyn Mate

Because of the widely recognized and trusted PayPal brand, we were able to get some of that credibility that we hadn’t yet built ourselves and also offer a really easy, smooth checkout for our customers. We’ve also had great support from PayPal in terms of marketing. PayPal has featured us on their social media channels and helped to boost brand awareness by showing Afrocenchix to a wider audience.

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The Bullpen
Co-Owned by Mitch and Tai Fauci

Through PayPal Working Capital, we were able to open a second location and soon, we’ll be opening a third location. Using PayPal for all of our online selling and using PayPal Working Capital made using PayPal Zettle feel like a no brainer. I feel confident in it as a point-of-sale solution for us because I've been confident in PayPal for a long time.

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Pro Sup Shop
Jennifer Kirkley

My advice for entrepreneurs looking to start their own business is to do something that you care about and have passion for.

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