There are many great reasons to set up online payments with PayPal. At face value, the ability to receive payment from your clients directly on the invoice without having to use a separate app is a substantial time saver. However, there are several other features you can take advantage of after setting up online payments.
QR Code Payments.
You can generate a unique QR code that will appear on your invoices. When your clients scan this code with their own device, they will be automatically directed to a payment screen. To find out more about setting up this feature, please review this article.
You can prompt your customers to provide a percentage of the invoice total upfront. This is useful if you need to request a deposit. To find out more about setting up this feature, please review this article.
Clients Cover fees
You can have your clients cover the PayPal fees. Choose if you would like to mark-up your invoice by distributing the payment processing fees across all items or add a surcharge to the total invoice amount. The fees are automatically added to each invoice using your preferred method, without you having to tally up the exact amount.
To find out more about setting up this feature, please review this article.
COMING SOON - Instant Payouts
You will have the option of receiving your payments instant without a waiting period. This feature is currently in development and will be available soon.
The process for setting up online payments with PayPal is quick and easy. If you’ve decided you’d like to go forward with online payments, please consult this article for directions.