PayPal Standard Button Authorization and Capture

PayPal Standard Button Authorization and Capture

Overview PayPal Standard is a basic way to add PayPal payments to your website.  It consists of a small snippet of HTML code dropped into your site code where you would like the button to be displayed. In the video we review a complaint from a user in /r/paypal.  I...
PayPal Scam – Friends and Family – Fortnite Account Example

PayPal Scam – Friends and Family – Fortnite Account Example

Introduction Today I want to talk about another scam I’ve been seeing happen quite a bit with PayPal. There was a specific example just recently where somebody reached out to me on my Facebook chat. I kind of helped them through this live and made sure that they did...

PayPal Here vs Square: Best SMB Payment System

Introduction For years, PayPal has been one of the most trusted and reliable online payment portals around. For all of the convenience it offers shoppers, use of the payment platform has dropped by more than 50% since 2014.  Why? It could have something to do with...
PayPal Refund Fee Policy Update – No More Refunding Fees!

PayPal Refund Fee Policy Update – No More Refunding Fees!

Introduction There has been a lot of discussion lately about the new PayPal Refund Fee policy updates they are announcing.  Basically, PayPal will no longer be refunding the fee from initial payments when you refund your buyer. Many sellers are complaining loudly...
What is a PayPal MicroPayments Account and How Does it Work?

What is a PayPal MicroPayments Account and How Does it Work?

Introduction If you are processing payments that are less than $12.00, PayPal MicroPayments accounts have a different fee structure that can save you thousands! In this article we will quickly discuss what PayPal Micropayments are and how they work.  You will gain an...

The Best PayPal Alternatives Compared

Introduction PayPal has reigned supreme in the payment processing space since the early days of their partnership with eBay. However, the meteoric rise and dominance of the service did not come without backlash over the last two decades. Various criticism of PayPal...