PayPal Express is a low-cost payment option that provides no start-up or monthly fees, no cancellation fees, and no minimum payments. Moreover, PayPal Express provides lower transaction fees than many other merchant accounts.
The solution is more advanced than the old Pay by PayPal method and competes against Google Checkout.
Merchants need to sign up for a PayPal Express account through PayPal in order to support PayPal Express:
- Go to Settings > Pay Methods.
- Click the tab Other Real-Time Payment Options, you will see the PayPal Express Checkout logo and click the link labeled click here to sign up.
- Once on the PayPal website, click the link at the bottom of the page labeled Sign Up Today.
- Review the options on the PayPal site and follow the instructions provided in order to sign up for an account .