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The PayPal Official Insider Guide to Growing Your Business: Make money the easy way by Michael Miller, PayPal Press

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1. Why PayPal?

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If you’ve ever purchased anything online, chances are you’re familiar with PayPal. PayPal is an online payment service that enables businesses of all sizes, as well as individuals, to accept bank or credit card payments for the items they sell. When a customer pays for his or her purchases, PayPal processes the payment and transfers the funds to the seller’s PayPal account. PayPal also offers a start-to-finish shopping cart and checkout system.

PayPal facilitates online payments for hundreds of thousands of Internet e-commerce ventures, as well as traditional brick-and-mortar businesses that have an online presence. Read on to learn ...

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