Welcome to the PayPalBusiness Setup Center.
With your PayPal Business Account, you can accept online, offline, mobile and email payments. Use this page to find out how to set up your business account and start using a payment solution for your business.
Setup Help: 1-855-477-5682Don’t have a PayPal Business Account? Sign up now.
Confirm Your Email
If you haven’t already, confirm your email address to start receiving payments.
Provide Your Business Name
Confirm your business name to appear on your customers’ credit card or bank statement.
Access Your Funds
Easily transfer your funds by linking your bank account to your PayPal account. For same day access to your funds, apply for the PayPal Business Debit MasterCard.
Getting Paid Online
Choose from any of the following PayPal products to accept payments on your website.
Call for setup help: 1-855-477-5682
Recommended if you currently accept cards and now want to accept PayPal.
Development required to integrate using our APIs.Learn how to setup Express Checkout
Recommended if you want a fast and easy way to start accepting cards and PayPal.
Simply copy and paste a piece of code to your website to add a payment button.
PayPal hosts the checkout pages.Create a payment button Learn more about PayPal Payments Standard
Recommended if you want a fully customized solution to accept cards and PayPal.
Host and design your checkout pages.
Development required to integrate our APIs or SDK.Apply now to add PayPal Payments Pro to your account Learn how to setup PayPal Payments Pro
Invoicing with PayPal
Whether your customers prefer to pay with cards, PayPal or PayPal Credit, you can accept it all in no time with our customizable and professional invoices.
Set Up Invoicing:
1. Log into your business account and select ‘Create Invoice.’2. Customize the invoice form by filling out your details.3. Click send and the invoice is delivered to your customer’s email inbox right away. 4. Your customer will pay you online using their credit or debit card, or PayPal. They don’t need a PayPal account to pay you.
Other Key Features:
Invoice TemplateTo create an invoice template for your business, click the ‘Save’ drop-down menu at the top of you invoice, choose ‘Save as Template’ and give your template a unique name for you to use next time. For more about PayPal’s invoicing features, click here.
PayPal Business AppDownload the new PayPal Business app to create and send invoices on the go. Just log in, select ‘Create an invoice’ and fill out your item details. You can also manage account activity and send payment reminders whenever you need to.
Create a personalized PayPal.Me link for your business.
To accept one-off PayPal payments, create a personalized link for your business; e.g. PayPal.Me/PetersonPhoto. Share it with your customers on your website, emails and social channels and get paid in seconds.Learn more about PayPal.Me
Getting Paid in Person
Wherever your business goes, your sales can go too. Accept credit and debit cards in a swipe with the PayPal Here card reader and app.
Sign up for PayPal Here
If you haven’t already, add PayPal Here to your business account.Apply now
Download the PayPal Here app
Download the PayPal Here app on your iOS, Android or Windows (mobile card reader only) device.Download the app
Get a reader
Order a reader through the PayPal Here app or online through the PayPal Store.Go to the PayPal Store
Getting Paid on Marketplaces and More
PayPal is built into many online platforms and marketplaces, giving you more ways to sell your products.
Selling on eBay
PayPal is fully integrated on eBay, one of the world’s largest marketplaces, with tools to track goods and get you paid faster. It’s one of the easiest ways to sell internationally and PayPal allows you to accept and convert payments from multiple currencies, so you can sell to buyers from all over the world.Get started
Finding more ways to sell
PayPal is built into literally thousands of solutions including event ticketing, digital marketing platforms, video streaming apps, niche marketplaces for customers looking for just your product and specialty fundraising platforms. Search our Partner Directory to find a solution that suits your business.PayPal Solution Providers Directory
Growing Your Business
Scale your business with credit solutions from PayPal.
Encourage more sales and larger orders by letting your customers know they can pay for purchases over time with PayPal Credit.1 Place our free banners on your website and emails to let your customers know they can access PayPal Credit when they pay with PayPal.Choose your banners Learn more about PayPal Credit
A PayPal Working Capital business loan is based primarily on your PayPal account history so there’s no credit check or personal guarantee required. To apply for PayPal Working Capital, you must have a PayPal Business or Premier account for at least 3 months and process at least $20,000 in PayPal sales annually (or $15,000 for Business accounts).2Learn more about PayPal Working Capital
PayPal Help Center
Visit the PayPal Help Center for account and product information plus access to PayPal customer service and community help.
Additional Support and Resources
Business Resource Center – Get all types of tips on managing and growing your business with PayPal.
Developer Center – Access integration guides for all merchant solutions, set up apps and credentials for live testing and set up sandbox test accounts.
Merchant Technical Support – Contact PayPal Merchant Technical Support (MTS) team to help you integrate PayPal on your website and answer all your technical questions.
Log into your PayPal Business Account to start accepting payments.Set up Payments
PayPal Express Checkout Experience
1. Customer clicks PayPal Checkout.
2. Customer logs into their PayPal account.
3. Customer reviews payment information.
4. Customer reviews and submits their order.
PayPal Payments Standard Experience
1. Customer clicks the Buy Now button.
2. Customer can choose to pay with PayPal or a credit or debit card.
3. Customer enters their payment and address details if they’re paying with credit or debit card.
4. Or customer reviews their details if they chose to pay with PayPal.
5. Customer receives confirmation of payment.
6. Customer is redirected back to site.
PayPal Payments Pro Experience
1. Customer clicks Proceed to Checkout.
2. Customer enters shipping information.
3. Customer enters credit or debit card information.
4. Customer reviews and submits order.
1. Customer receives invoice details and clicks Pay Now.
2. Customer logs into PayPal or enters card information.
3. Customer reviews and agrees to payment.
4. Customer receives confirmation of payment.
MOVE WITH YOUR MONEY
Use PayPal Here to run your business anywhere you work. It’s all at your fingertips.
Get paid on either card reader with the PayPal Here app
The PayPal Here app is available on iPhone/iPad, select Android and Windows phones/tablets. The PayPal Chip Card Reader is currently not available for Windows phones or tablets.