There’s no fee to use PayPal to purchase goods or services.
However, if you receive money for goods or services (such as from selling an item on eBay), there is a fee for each transaction amount you receive.
International payments: You can find the User Agreement by clicking Legal at the bottom of any PayPal page.
Is there a fee to receive money through PayPal?
There is no fee for opening a PayPal account. The cost for each sale or payment received is 2.9% plus $0.30 USD (volume sellers may get a discount) for sales within the US. There is no fee to transfer funds to your registered checking account; it costs $1.50 to have a check issued; transfers via debit card cost $.25.
How do you avoid PayPal fees?
Here are 7 ways to decrease or avoid PayPal fees.
- Opt to Be Paid Less Often.
- Change How You Take Your Money Out of PayPal.
- Ask to Be Paid as a Friend or Family.
- Use FreshBooks Classic to Lower Your PayPal Fees.
- Factor PayPal Fees into Your Payment Equation.
- Include PayPal Fees as an Expense on Your Tax Return.
Does PayPal cost money?
There’s no charge to open a PayPal account and to transfer money from your bank account to your PayPal account. There is also no charge to purchase items using your PayPal account. There are fees in other cases, such as: Receiving payments for goods and services.
Does PayPal charge a fee for credit cards?
Flat-rate credit card processing fees.
It involves paying the processor a flat fee for all credit and debit card transactions, which covers all the fees mentioned above. At PayPal, our flat-rate pricing structure is a base rate of 2.9% plus $0.30 per transaction.