Alternative Payment Methods

ALTERNATIVE PAYMENT METHODS

PayPal

Help increase sales by activating PayPal on your Website

 

It's free to open a PayPal account and so easy. Why wait?

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What other reasons are there to activate PayPal? Well, more than half of UK online shoppers used PayPal in the last year1. And 42% went on to say it's their preferred way to pay2.

Open your doors to 169 million buyers with PayPal and Cardstream to increase sales3. Simply activate PayPal Express Checkout through your Cardstream gateway account.

Add Express Checkout in 3 easy steps:

  1. Get started and open your business account today*
  2. Select to accept payments through your Cardstream account
  3. Activate PayPal on your website

Once activated, you'll be able to see all your PayPal transactions in the Merchant Management System (MMS).

*Already have a PayPal account?

Adding PayPal Express Checkout is even quicker for you. Follow this user friendly guide from Cardstream to prepare your PayPal account for activation.

Need anything else?

Call the Cardstream team on 0845 00 99 575 or e-mail solutions@cardstream.com.

1 & 2 - Three 2014 IPSOS Mori surveys (unpublished): Online shopping (n=1,974), mobile shopping (n=1,929), and general shopping (n=1,916). Surveys were conducted face-to-face with randomly selected individuals from a sample of the population of Great Britain aged 18yrs+.

3 - PayPal Express Checkout could help increase sales by up to 31%. Survey conducted by Northstar Research Partners, Q4 2012. Based on retailer-level data for 5 large online retailers representing 443 buyers. PayPal Standard business account is free to set up with no monthly fees or cancellation charges. You pay a small transaction charge of between 1.4%-3.4% plus 20pence depending on your sales volume. Additional charges apply for currency conversions and cross border payments as well as refunds and chargebacks. Other terms apply.

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