Start Selling FAQs

Trust the way you pay

Easily and securely spend, send, and manage your transactions—all in one place. Download the app on your phone or sign up for free online.

Scan the code or enter your number to get the app.

A QR code you can scan with the camera on your phone to download the PayPal app
By clicking Send Link you agree to receive a text message with a link to the PayPal app. Message and data rates may apply.

Why sell with PayPal?

Quick and easy to get started

Accept payments online or in person with just your PayPal account—no setup, integration, or website needed.

Build confidence with customers

Offering PayPal offers buyers Purchase Protection on eligible transactions1 and multiple ways to pay, including a credit card.

Extend your reach across borders

Whether you’re selling out of your garage or overseas, PayPal can offer simple and secure ways to get paid on a global scale. Fees and currency conversion apply.2

We protect what matters to you

Minimize claims, chargebacks, and help prevent fraud with PayPal Seller Protection.3

Seller solutions that have your back

Start strong with secure payments

Share your email or PayPal handle to get paid easily.

  • Get your passion project up and running in no time

  • Expand your audience locally and around the world

  • Promote your skillset and build your brand with PayPal by your side

Send invoices like a pro

Manage secure payment options on the go.

  • Create and send professional invoices in the app

  • Accept different payments across borders2

  • Help protect your business from chargebacks and fraud3

Set up shop with a QR code

Take your hobby to the streets with PayPal.

  • Accept more in-person payments with a customized QR code

  • Let buyers conveniently scan your code in the app to pay and be on their way

  • A trusted and secure way to get paid in person, typically in seconds

Get paid with peace of mind

Share your shop

Promote your email address, phone number, or PayPal handle to help buyers easily find you.

Request payment via ‘Goods & Services’

Remind buyers to pay via ‘Goods & Services’ to help secure Purchase and Seller Protection.1,3

Confirm secure transaction

Track customers’ recent payment activity in the app.

Get paid online and in person

Turn your skills

into sales.

Start selling goods and services in no time with a secure way to get paid at every step of your seller journey. No hardware, software, or storefront required.