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  • Nov 3, 2009
    Announces New APIs; Introduces Developer Pricing for Services and Toolkit for In-App Mobile Payments

    INNOVATE 2009 PayPal today opened its global payments platform, PayPal X. The company unveiled new application programming interfaces (APIs), a new developer portal and introductory services pricing t...

  • Nov 3, 2009

    INNOVATE 2009 Today, at PayPal X Innovate 2009, more than a dozen developers announced a new generation of applications built with the PayPal X global payments platform. AERS, Carlson, FIS, FundRazr,...

  • Nov 3, 2009
    Customers Can Now Send and Receive Payments in Brazilian Real, Malaysian Ringgit, Philippine Peso, Taiwan New Dollar and Thai Baht

    INNOVATE 2009 PayPal today announced that it has added five new currencies and now supports payments in 24 currencies including the U.S. Dollar, Australian Dollar, Canadian Dollar, Hong Kong Doll...

  • Oct 29, 2009
    PayPal Invites Holiday Shoppers to Kick Off the Season with Cash-Back, Free Shipping and a Small Gift that Makes a Big Impact

    PayPal today announced its 2009 holiday promotions including cash-back, free shipping and huge savings from major retailers. Starting November 3rd and available through January 12th, online shoppers c...

  • Oct 19, 2009

    Giving customers even more choice in how they pay online, eBay (Nasdaq:EBAY) and PayPal (Nasdaq:EBAY) now offer Bill Me Later as a payment option during checkout. With Bill Me Later, qualified eBay an...

  • Oct 14, 2009
    Developer Conference to Feature Executive Keynotes, Technical Sessions and Exclusive API Release

    A panel of leading venture capitalists (VCs) will discuss breakthrough opportunities in payments available to entrepreneurs at PayPal X Innovate 2009, PayPal’s first developer conference. Modera...

  • Sep 30, 2009

    PayPal today announced that it has hired three industry veterans to help drive the company’s continued global growth. John McCabe is now senior vice president of worldwide operations for PayPal,...

  • Aug 11, 2009
    New Product Aims to Help Teens Learn to Manage Money Wisely

    PayPal Introduces Student Account

  • Jul 23, 2009
    PayPal Announces its First Open Platform Developer Conference: PayPal X Innovate 2009 Conference, SF Design Center, Nov 3 – 4

    Today PayPal announced plans to open its payment platform to third-party developers with the release of new APIs (Application Programming Interfaces) that allow developers to embed PayPal’s secu...

  • Jul 9, 2009
    2009 “Make It Count” Campaign Includes Cash-Back Deals, Great Offers from Top Retailers

    PayPal (NASDAQ:EBAY) today announced the launch of its “Make It Count” campaign, featuring great deals and special offers for budget conscious shoppers this back-to-school season. And, in...

  • Jun 23, 2009
    High Shipping Costs Top the List; PayPal Introduces New Feature to Help Merchants Show Total Cost of Purchases Early on in Checkout Process

    A PayPal (NASDAQ:EBAY) survey released today revealed that nearly half (45 percent) of online shoppers have abandoned their carts multiple times in the past three weeks due to high shipping costs, sec...

  • Mar 16, 2009
    Alec Baldwin, Hayden Panettiere and Others Compete to Raise Money for Charities Using Twitter, MySpace, Fan Web sites and Blogs

    PayPal (NASDAQ:EBAY), a leading global online payment service, is kicking off the first ever social media smackdown and charity fundraiser tonight at Mashable and Blurb’s SXSW Bash at Six Lounge...

  • Jan 27, 2009
    Once Again, Money Causes More Arguments than Sex, According to PayPal Survey

    Many U.S. couples are finding that the worldwide financial crisis is affecting their relationships at home, according to PayPal’s third annual “Can’t Buy Me Love” international...

  • Dec 3, 2008
    Tony Hawk, Jimmie Johnson, Yao Ming, Nicole Richie and Joel Madden, Ben Roethlisberger and Fall Out Boy Encourage You to “Re-gift” the Fruitcake on Facebook® Platform

    Please replace the release dated Dec. 1, 2008 with the following corrected version due to multiple revisions to the hyperlinks and the Facebook Platform URLs in the last graph. The corrected release r...

  • Nov 24, 2008
    Security Codes Now Delivered Via Text Message to Mobile Phones, Adding Another Layer of Security for PayPal Accounts

    PayPal (NASDAQ:EBAY) today announced a new way for members to add even more security to their PayPal accounts using their mobile phones. Customers can now choose to receive a unique six-digit security...

  • Nov 18, 2008
    PayPal Launches Three New Localized Sites, Nine New Languages and Improves Experience for Customers Around the World

    PayPal, accessible in almost every country in the world, today announced that it has expanded its service with fully localized sites in Mexico, Hong Kong and Singapore and an improved online experienc...

  • Nov 18, 2008
    Local Spanish-language Web Site Offers a Fast and Secure Way to Pay and Get Paid Online

    PayPal, a leading global online payment service, today announced the launch of PayPal for Mexico (www.paypal.com.mx), a new PayPal Web site for Mexican Internet users to confidently buy and sell onlin...

  • Nov 6, 2008
    PayPal Survey Reveals That Even in a Shaky Economy, More People Intend to Give to Charity This Holiday Season

    Despite a tough economic environment, the holiday season is still a time for giving back. According to PayPal’s 2008 Holiday Survey conducted by Ipsos, nearly three quarters (73 percent) of onli...

  • Oct 30, 2008
    PayPal Kicks off the Season With Cash Back and Free Shipping From Major Retailers as Well as Great eBay Deals

    PayPal today announced great deals and special offers for cash-strapped online shoppers this holiday season. Customers can receive up to 20 percent cash back on purchases from major retailers, such as...

  • Oct 21, 2008
    PayPal Trust and Safety Study Reveals that Online Fraud and Identity Theft are Global Concerns

    Online consumers in English-speaking countries are the most frequent victims of identity theft, twice the rate of France, Germany and Spain, according to a new study released by PayPal. With the holid...

  • Aug 6, 2008

    PayPal today announced it has hired Scott Guilfoyle as the new senior vice president of platform services. In this role, Guilfoyle will be responsible for product development, IT operations, security...

  • Aug 5, 2008
    PayPal Survey Reveals Tighter Budgets for Back-to-School Shopping Season

    Please replace the release dated August 4, 2008 with the following corrected version due to multiple revisions. The corrected release reads: PAYPAL ANNOUNCES BACK-TO-SCHOOL DEALS TO HELP SAVE TIME AND...

  • Jul 10, 2008

    PayPal today announced that its PayPal Mobile application for iPhone and iPod Touch will be available from the Apple App Store at launch today. The free download will enable iPhone and iPod Touch user...

  • Jun 25, 2008
    New Payment Option Allows Consumers to Shop Now and Pay Later

    Just in time for the summer shopping season, Overstock.com, Inc. (Nasdaq:OSTK) is giving shoppers the ability to shop now and pay later with the promotional financing service, PayPal Pay Later. “...

  • Jun 23, 2008
    Survey Shows 87 Percent of Respondents Shop Online at Least Once a Month, and People Are Online More Than Ever Before

    PayPal, the brand that pioneered a safer, easier way for people to pay and get paid online, kicks off its 10th anniversary celebration today with a retrospective web site and the release of a speciall...

  • Jun 16, 2008
    Redesigned Developer Central Portal and New APIs Help Developers Meet Merchant Demand for Online Payments

    PayPal today introduced the new Developer Central portal (www.paypal.com/devcentralbeta), designed to help developers support growing merchant demand for online payments. The announcement today at the...

  • May 28, 2008

    PayPal today announced plans to move its Dublin operations center to the Ballycoolin Business Park in Blanchardstown. PayPal’s Dublin operations center houses PayPal's European customer service,...

  • May 28, 2008
    High Shipping Fees and Unexpected Costs Are Most Common Reasons for Checkout Abandonment

    A survey conducted by PayPal and comScore revealed that unexpectedly high shipping fees are the number one reason consumers abandon online purchases. Checkout abandonment is a significant challenge fo...

  • May 27, 2008

    PayPal has added Delta Air Lines (NYSE:DAL) to its long list of merchants that accept PayPal payments for online sales. Customers booking travel at delta.com now have the option to use their secure Pa...

  • May 15, 2008

    PayPal Pay Later, a convenient and secure credit service, is now available for payments on eBay.com (Nasdaq:EBAY). Starting today, eBay buyers in the United States can take advantage of Pay Later̵...

  • Apr 3, 2008

    JetBlue Airways Corporation (Nasdaq:JBLU) today announces that customers booking at www.jetblue.com now have the option to purchase flights using PayPal. “By adding PayPal to our website for saf...

  • Mar 4, 2008
    Payment Security and Payment Choice Most Influential in Driving Purchase Decisions

    A new JupiterResearch and PayPal study revealed that consumers value payment security and payment choice more than rewards when making purchases online. PayPal partnered with independent research firm...

  • Jan 28, 2008

    eBay Inc. today announced that PayPal has agreed to acquire Fraud Sciences Ltd., a privately-held Israeli company with expertise in online risk tools, in a cash transaction with an aggregate transacti...

  • Jan 22, 2008
    Money Continues to Cause More Arguments Than Sex Among Couples in the U.S. and UK

    Nearly 60 percent of young U.S. couples surveyed argue over money at least once a month, according to PayPal’s second annual “Can’t Buy Me Love” survey. Meanwhile, issues relat...

  • Dec 13, 2007

    PayPal today announced it has hired four top industry veterans to help drive the company’s continued global growth. The four new members of PayPal’s executive leadership team are Jack Step...

  • Nov 6, 2007

    PayPal (Nasdaq:EBAY) today announced great deals and special offers for busy shoppers this holiday season as part of its 2007 holiday promotions program. Consumers can receive 20 percent cash-back fro...

  • Oct 31, 2007
    Oprah Named the Most Desired Celebrity Gift-Giver, followed by Ellen and Martha Stewart

    This holiday shopping season, gift cards are hot, but shopping for your spouse is not. This is according to PayPal's 2007 Holiday Survey conducted in October by Nielsen Customized Research, a service...

  • Oct 19, 2007
    Austin Chamber of Commerce Welcomes PayPal to the Community

    PayPal today announced the official grand opening of its new technology center in Austin, Texas, PayPal Data Services, Inc. PayPal Data Services, Inc. is a wholly-owned subsidiary of PayPal, Inc., emp...

  • Aug 9, 2007
    While High School Boys Still Favor Hip-Hop Inspired Baggy Clothing, Parents and Girls are Hoping this Fad will Fade

    A late summer ritual is alive and well this back-to-school shopping season - parents and students continue to disagree over what constitutes a “must-buy” purchase for the coming school yea...

  • Aug 2, 2007

    PayPal is now offering consumers more ways to pay online with PayPal Pay Later, a new convenient and secure service that allows merchants to offer promotional financing. Buyers that choose the promoti...

  • Jul 11, 2007
    New Facility Currently Accepting Applications for Hundreds of Jobs

    PayPal today announced that PayPal Data Services, Inc. is opening a new technology development center in Austin, Texas and plans to hire hundreds of local technical professionals in the next three yea...

  • Jul 7, 2007
    Merchants Select PayPal to Deliver Secure Mobile Commerce Anytime, Anywhere

    PayPal today announced the launch of Mobile Checkout, a service allowing consumers in the U.S., U.K. and Canada to buy items securely using the mobile web. To use PayPal Mobile Checkout, a consumer ca...

  • Jun 15, 2007
    Device Provides Extra Layer of Security for Account Holders

    Today at the sixth annual eBay Live! Conference, eBay Inc. (Nasdaq:EBAY) and PayPal announced the availability of the PayPal Security Key for its customers. The PayPal Security Key is a small electron...

  • May 17, 2007

    PayPal today announced that it is introducing a new partner program. This program gives special benefits and incentives to e-commerce and financial service providers that integrate and offer PayPal...

  • May 15, 2007

    PayPal today announced it has been granted a banking license for the European Union by the Commission de Surveillance du Secteur Financier (CSSF) in Luxembourg, effective July 2, 2007. Under this new...

  • May 10, 2007
    Customers Can Now View PayPal.com in Spanish, French and Simplified Chinese

    PayPal today announced that customers in 87 new markets can send money online with PayPal. In addition, customers using PayPal.com will now be able to view the site in Spanish, French and simplified C...

  • Apr 30, 2007

    PayPal today announced it has been given the Online Safety Leadership Award by the Authentication and Online Trust Alliance (AOTA). The awards recognize companies that have demonstrated a commitment t...

  • Mar 20, 2007

    PayPal announced today that it has nearly 35 million accounts in Europe. This milestone demonstrates the growing popularity of PayPal among internet consumers and merchants across Europe. PayPal’...

  • Jan 10, 2007
    New, Simpler Protections for eBay Buyers – Pay with PayPal and You’re Covered

    eBay (Nasdaq: EBAY) and PayPal today announced an expansion of PayPal Buyer Protection, giving buyers up to $2,000 of coverage for qualified transactions on eBay.com. This increase doubles the coverag...

  • Nov 6, 2006

    PayPal today announced it will launch promotional incentive programs valued at up to $100 million just in time for the busy holiday shopping season. As part of these incentives, millions of PayPal cus...

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