PayPal FAQs

Do I need a PayPal account to accept PayPal payments through BlueSnap?

Yes. To offer PayPal as a payment option for your shoppers, you must have a PayPal Business or Premier account. If you do not yet have a PayPal account, you can sign up for one on the PayPal website. Once you have a PayPal account you can connect to BlueSnap using these instructions.

What does it cost to run PayPal through BlueSnap?

There is no additional cost. Your PayPal transactions are run through your PayPal contract; all your data is integrated into your BlueSnap platform.

Will my customers need to leave my site to sign onto PayPal?

Shoppers do not need to leave your site to checkout with PayPal.

Can I set up PayPal for recurring payments?

Yes, we accept PayPal for recurring payments.

Can I store PayPal accounts in the vault like I do with credit cards?

No, PayPal stores it on their site.

Can I void or refund a PayPal transaction through BlueSnap?

Yes, you can void or refund PayPal transactions.

How are disputes for PayPal transactions managed?

You can refund PayPal transactions directly with BlueSnap, but a dispute is handled through PayPal’s website.