PayPal for Government: Collect Fees Online with PayPal
Local governments are using PayPal to collect building permit fees, utility payments, and recreation program fees online, providing constituents with a convenient way to pay, 24/7. PayPal makes collecting payments easier:
- Do more with less. Accepting payments online helps you provide better service to citizens without hiring more staff.
- Enjoy low fees. PayPal offers low transaction fees, with no monthly, set-up, or cancellation fees.
- Simplify PCI compliance. Your constituents pay on PayPal's secure pages, and PayPal stores all sensitive payment data.
- Take payments from anyone. Accept PayPal balance payments, bank transfers, e-checks, and major credit cards (Visa, MasterCard, American Express, and Discover).
PayPal for Politics: Fundraise Online with PayPal
In the 2008 U.S. elections more than half of all adults used the internet to get involved with politics, proving its power as an essential political tool. Candidates are shattering fundraising records by accepting donations online — when grassroots supporters are most engaged.
PayPal.com/Politics is a resource for political campaigns, political action committees (PACs), and other political fundraising organizations in search of information and resources to move their fundraising efforts online and expand their donor base.