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PayPal launches India operations: 5 things to know

PayPal Holdings, Inc., an American company which supports online money transfers worldwide, has started its domestic operations in India. Despite being one of the world’s largest online money transfer service provider, it competes with the Alibaba-backed PayTM (an Indian online payment service provider), TEZ (online money transfer app by Google) and many other apps and online payment service provider already operating in India. PayPal enters in the Indian market after a steep high in the online transactions. Online Payment Industry is estimated to grow to $500 billion by 2020. Here are some feature of the PayPal

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How it Works

If you want to shop with the PayPal account, you have to register yourself by submitting your details and by linking your credit or debit card to the PayPal account. You have to activate your card for overseas payment to shop outside India. After sign up process, you need to visit the ecommerce website which use paypal online payment service and log in to your account and purchase what you want.