What is Check-In?

PayPal customers can find your business through the PayPal mobile app and “Check-In” to let you know they are ready to pay with PayPal.

To find and charge a customer:

  1. Open the PayPal Here app and log in.
  2. Enter the amount to be charged and click Charge.
  3. Select PayPal.
  4. Find the customer by their photo and their first name and last name initial. Confirm that this is the right customer.
  5. Click Charge next to the customer.
  6. Click Complete Payment.
  7. You can select to send a receipt to the customer by email or text.