PayPal to Provide Financing for Small Businesses

Small businesses often struggle with problems of capital when they need it most. Small business owners might need a not-so-large amount of funding to go through with an upgrade or for any other reason that might come up during the hectic life of running a business. Thanks to PayPal, it looks like there will be a way for small business owners to get … [Read more...]

PayPal in Space Launches Today: Clever Marketing or Legitimate Opportunity?

There are quite a few companies out there that follow the "do amazing things to build a brand and advertise" strategy. Red Bull comes to mind with their extreme sports sponsorships and dropping someone from miles up in the sky. One company that never comes to mind with that marketing strategy is PayPal, well, at least until today. PayPal's getting … [Read more...]

Square, PayPal Here, or Dwolla for Your Business?

A few weeks ago I wrote about a new payment service I came across called Dwolla. I was pretty impressed with the service, and have since created an account with them as they seem to be good for individuals as well as business. But then I got to thinking, with all of these new payment services, how do they stack up against each other? Payment … [Read more...]

After Trouble, PayPal Making Changes to Verification Policies

Online payment systems are the life-blood of many small businesses operating on the web. Having a simple, safe and easy to use system for collecting sales is vital to anyone working online. PayPal was the at the forefront of providing money services in the earlier days of the internet. The company still has a large share of the market, although … [Read more...]

Paypal’s Mobile Business Booming

For the longest time, I thought the idea of using our cell phones to make purchases was never really going to catch on. We already have cash, debit cards, and credit cards after all. Isn’t that enough?  Besides, phones are just good for browsing, right? Technology is moving so fast that I basically missed the shift to mobile shopping in my … [Read more...]