Get Paid With PayPal.me A Simpler PayPal Payment Solution

When you want to get paid for your services or product, having a paypal.me account really comes in handy. I am sure you’ve set up paypal accounts before, even the odd paypal button maybe…

But have you got a simple paypal.me url like paypal.me/tonybme

So what is paypal.me?

Well this will be a post of few words, as I just want to you to understand exactly what it is and get your personal url B4 the masses realise the shizzle. Basically PayPal.me is a quicker, simpler way to get paid through PayPal. All you do is just share your very own PayPal.me link (paypal.me/yourname) with your friends and family, and they can send you money for lunch, chip in for a group gift, or any other reason they need to pay you back.

Got your own business? It’s just as easy to set up a paypal.me/businessname address link and get paid fast for the goods or services you sell. Customers love the ease and love the buyer protection that comes with paypal on stuff.

Using the paypal/me app means your friends and customers don’t have to know your email address or mobile phone number, or even have the PayPal app. They just tap on your link, go to your PayPal.me page, type in the amount and send the money. You can even let them know how much they owe you by adding the amount to your link like this paypal.me/tonybme/1.01

Just visit PayPal.Me to grab your link. If you already have a PayPal account, you’re all set. If you don’t, it’s quick and easy to sign up.

 doesn’t charge a fee to open a PayPal account or set up a paypal.me link. PayPal.Me is open to both personal and business use. If you’ve a personal accounts you can get paid back from friends or sell their stuff. If you’ve a business account you can accept goods & services payments which is the type of account I accept payments for my services via PayPal.

As an affiliate, I’ve come across a few who are not able to get paypal accounts from their country of residence. Bit of a bummer right! So make sure if you ain’t certain you can receive paypal payments where you’re based.  >>  PayPal available in your country.

Your PayPal.Me link is available on mobile (iPhone and Android), desktop and tablet.

Yep, you’ll need a PayPal account to get your paypal.me link. If you don’t have a PayPal account yet, you can sign up for one while you’re claiming your paypal.me link.

need a paypal account. However if you want to withdraw the money you’ll receive, which I’m sure you will, you will need to add a bank account. You’ll need to add your bank account or a debit card to send any money.

Paypal.me good to know stuff

  • Paypal.me links can’t be reserved and are first come, first served basis. If your preferred link is taken, try some alternatives or pick one of our suggestions.
  • You may have only one active Paypal.Me link per Paypal account, so once you create your paypal.me link, you won’t be able to edit it. So choose carefully!
  • It can only contain alphanumeric characters (letters A-Z, numbers 0-9) and can’t contain symbols, dashes or spaces.“Profane, offensive or defamatory language, or reserved trademarks are forbidden even if the link is available. Your account may be suspended if you violate this one. so keep it clean.”
  • PayPal. Me link names are limited to 20 characters.

That’s about it go get a coolio paypal.me link, I wish I would have thought of something like /paytony OR /4TonyB, a lot of the /4name are still waiting for you;)

Tell Me … What name did you get then?

PT - Tony

  • Jack Taylor says:

    I just started learning how o make money online and came across your article on how to get paid from PayPal. Thank you for all the great information on how PayPal works. I saved your website to my favorites for future reference. I need all the help I can get. Thanks again, I going to sign up for a PayPal account now!


  • Jesse says:

    Hi thanks for information on Paypalme link creation to recieve payment on paypal. Paypalme link is useful because it is easier to share link and create short and you dont have to share your email id anymore to recieve payment. But i have a question suppose if i put my paypalme link for buynow button for selling something wether it will work? Is it different for using for business?

    • PT - Tony says:

      Hi Jesse, 

      In theory they would work fine,the paypal.me links work well for many situ’s. But I’d recommend using real paypal payment buttons for active selling. 

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