We can now take credit cards and debits from your checking account! All you need to do is sign up for this FREE service at PayPal — just click on the link for an explanation and the link to a safe new way to use the web to send and receive money. When prompted for the payment address, use firstname.lastname@example.org.
PayPal is a completely free service that lets users send money to anyone with an E-mail address. Use PayPal.com to settle restaurant tabs with colleagues, pay friends for movie tickets, buy a baseball card at an online auction, or buy books from your favorite publishers, all with the click of your mouse. PayPal charges the money to an existing credit card or bank account. It's faster, safer and easier than mailing a personal check.
Signing up is quick, easy, and you can download any money in your PayPal account to your bank account at any time, no strings attached.
So, how do they make their money? From commercial customers — like Yard Dog Press — who need a cheap and easy way to take on-line payments. So far it's the best game in town for small businesses, and since SOMEONE is paying, it's not too good to be true.