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Use PayPal to Purchase Items Online


What is PayPal?

PayPal is one of the most useful sites on the Web today. Basically, it's a secure e-commerce site that allows buyers and sellers to conduct business on the Web, safely, securely, and with a minimum of fuss. I've used PayPal for a long time and have never had any problems.

How Does PayPal Work?

To use PayPal, all you need is a valid email address. More from the official PayPal FAQ page:

"PayPal can be used to send and receive payments through the internet.Once you sign up for a PayPal account, you can send and receive money online.When you send money, you can choose to fund your payments from your PayPal account balance, a credit card, or your bank account. Recipients are then notified via an email from PayPal that they have received a payment from you."

Essential PayPal Links

Here are a few of the more useful PayPal links:
  • PayPal Registration: Signing up for a PayPal account only takes a second, and then you can start giving or receiving money on the Web.
  • Contact PayPal: Find help if you need it from PayPal's customer support center.
  • PayPal Auction Tools: PayPal offers many free tools for eBay sellers to help simplify the selling process.
  • PayPal Mobile: you can text-message a payment with PayPal's mobile payment capability.
  • PayPal International: find out more about using PayPal all over the world.
  • PayPal Fees: PayPal does charge a small fee for using their services; find out how much.
  • PayPal Security: PayPal is a secure e-commerce application. Find out just how secure it is with the PayPal security information.

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