PayPal Payouts vs. Parallel Payments for Marketplaces

Introduction A fast growing trend these days is to build an online marketplace, where other people sell their products / services through your channel.  Site owners typically keep a commission for the sales. This means the site needs to process payments from buyers,...
How to Avoid PayPal Fees

How to Avoid PayPal Fees

Introduction People are always trying to figure out how to avoid PayPal fees.  Hey, that includes me.  I get it.  We all want to pay as little fees as possible and maximize our own profits.   The problem is that this usually results in people trying to game the system...
PayPal Policy and User Agreement Updates for July, 2020

PayPal Policy and User Agreement Updates for July, 2020

Introduction PayPal recently began sending out a notice to users informing them of changes to the user agreement and general PayPal policies and procedures. I am offering general info and my feedback here based on the details for U.S. account holders.  This should be...
How to Set Up Direct and Split PayPal Payments for WC Vendors

How to Set Up Direct and Split PayPal Payments for WC Vendors

Introduction If you use the WC Vendors Marketplace or WC Vendors Pro plugin in your WordPress shop, and you want to support PayPal payments as well, there is no out of the box solution provided by WC Vendors. However, you can use our PayPal for WooCommerce plugin with...