PayPal fees are always fair.
Buying is free with us when you purchase in the U.S. When you sell with us, you get some of the most competitive rates in the business. It’s 2.9% + $0.30 per transaction. The proof is in the percentages below.
That's a small price to pay for accepting major forms of payment from any of the million active customers worldwide. There are no hidden PayPal fees. You don't have to pay anything until you get paid for selling something. Our rates are some of the most competitive in the industry – keeping you in business and your customers happy.
|Sales within the US||2.9% + $0.30 per transaction|
|Discounted rate for eligible nonprofits||2.2% + $0.30 per transaction|
|International sales||3.9% transaction fee plus a fixed fee based on currency received|
|PayPal Heretm card reader||2.7% when you swipe a card or 3.5% plus $0.15 for manually entered transactions|
Sending money to friends and family is free in the US for both you and the recipient when you fund the transfer with your bank account or PayPal balance. The funds go right into their PayPal account. And if they don’t have one, they can open one for free. For a small fee, you can also use a debit or credit card. International transfers to Canada are usually free when funded by bank or account balance. PayPal fees to send money are required for all other countries or when an international transfer is funded by a debit or credit card.
Requesting money is simple, too. With just an email address or mobile number, you can make a request to anyone instantly. They can sign up in seconds if they don’t have a PayPal account yet. PayPal fees for receiving money are just $0.30 + 2.9% of the transfer amount.
|PayPal balance or bank account||Free when sending money inside the US|
|Debit/credit card fee||2.9% plus $0.30 per transaction|
|Outside the US||0% to 2% fee when fully funded with your bank account or PayPal balance or 2.9% to 5.99% plus a fixed fee based on the payment currency if paying with a credit or debit card|