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PayPal Launches QR Code Touch-Free Payments in Canada

PayPal has today announced the launch of QR code payments in Canada for small businesses to accept touch-free mobile payments from their customers using the PayPal app. To further help small business owners during COVID-19, PayPal will waive standard seller transaction fees for QR code payments until September 30, 2020. A recent study found that nearly 62%...

Walmart Canada Now Accepts PayPal for Shopping Online

If you frequently shop on Walmart.ca, you can now pay for your online order with PayPal, announced both companies today. "In the current climate, we understand that shopping online for groceries and other everyday essentials is the need of the hour," said Paul Parisi, PayPal Canada President, in an issued statement. "We are delighted to announce...

PayPal Launches Xoom International Money Transfer in Canada

PayPal says today marks the launch of Xoom in Canada, its international money transfer service. According to the company, Xoom will let Canadians send money, pay bills or reload mobile balances in over 130 countries worldwide “at competitive rates." "The traditional methods of sending money abroad are slow, expensive and stressful for both the sender...

PayPal 1-Day Sale: 10% Off Digital iTunes Gift Cards Until Midnight

For today only, PayPal is offering 10% off digital iTunes Gift Cards, when you pay with PayPal. The one-day offer was sent out to email subscribers earlier today. PayPal this offer is valid on $25, $50 or $100 digital gift cards only, while supplies last and the promo ends at 8:59PM PT/11:59PM ET on September...

PayPal Digital Gifts Promo: 10% off App Store & iTunes Gift Cards

If you need to reload your iTunes account balance, there’s a warm deal on iTunes Gift Cards over at the PayPal Digital Gifts Store. Right now you can save 10% off iTunes Cards, in $25, $50 and $100 denominations. By loading up your iTunes account balance with these discounted cards, you save 10% off any...

Save 10% Off Uber with PayPal’s Digital Gift Card Promo

If you’re a frequent user of Uber for rides around town, then you may want to check out the following sale to save 10% off your rides. PayPal’s Digital Gifts store currently has 10% off $50 cards. Once you purchase this digital gift card, just load it into the Uber iOS app and when it...

PayPal Payments Land in Skype iOS App for Users in Canada

Microsoft announced today that it is bringing PayPal to the mobile Skype apps, allowing users to transfer funds to each other seamlessly, reads a new blog post from the payment platform. The new "Send Money" feature, which has launched in 22 countries including Canada, brings the ability to send and receive peer-to-peer payments with PayPal to...

Apple Launches PayPal Payment Option in Canada for iTunes

Apple is expanding it payment options to PayPal today, with customers now able to use the omnipresent payment platform to purchase goods through iTunes, iBooks, Apple Music, and the App Store. This new PayPal payment option is going live for Canada and Mexico users first, but it should roll out in the U.S. as well...

PayPal CEO Downplays Competition from Apple Pay

In an exclusive interview with The Telegraph, PayPal’s chief executive Dan Schulman has dismissed any challenge from the upcoming Apple Pay Cash service, saying that does not have the advantages of PayPal’s peer-to-peer payments services. He continued that the iPhone maker's forthcoming money transfer service will struggle to compete against PayPal's rival apps.  While the main PayPal service carries...

Apple Pay Ties PayPal as Top Mobile Payment Method [Survey]

According to a recent survey carried out by shopping app platform Branding Brand, retail purchases made with Apple Pay are seeing growth in double digits, with consumers saying it's now tied with PayPal as their preferred mobile payment system (via PR Newswire). Latest data collected from the survey of 1,000 Apple Pay users shows that in-app purchases...