That is true even if you activate Shopify Payments, and customers end up choosing PayPal at checkout.
So a big reason to activate Shopify Payments for free.
But you still have to pay for each transaction!
Here’s how it looks, depending on your plan and payment method.
How long does Shopify hold your money?
If you use Shopify payments on the basic plan Shopify will transfer the funds from a sale 3 days after the transaction. Most people will use Shopify payments as their payment gateway but it’s not possible for every scenario.
How do I pay with Shopify?
Under Store settings, tap Payments.
- On the Payments providers page, deactivate Shopify Payments if it’s enabled on your store.
- Activate one of the supported payment providers.
- Enter the credentials for your payment account, then tap Activate.
- From Shopify POS, tap Store, and then tap Payment types.
Do I need a PayPal business account for Shopify?
Shopify require the use of a business PayPal account: Set up PayPal on your store – Common Issues.
Can I use Shopify without PayPal?
Let customers pay without a PayPal account. With PayPal Express, the default is set to ask customers to log in to PayPal (or create a PayPal Account). From your PayPal Business account, you can allow customers to pay with their credit card even if they don’t have their own PayPal account.