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Online shoppers prefer Paypal to credit cards

Online shoppers prefer Paypal to credit cards

Paypal is now more popular than credit cards as the preferred method of payment for online shopping according to a global survey by financial advisory firm KPMG. According to KPMG’s “The Converged Lifestyle” report, consumers worldwide are rapidly adopting new technologies and Paypal is reaping much of the benefit. The study looked at the online [...]

December 7, 2011 | 0 Comments More
PayPal updates iPhone wallet app

PayPal updates iPhone wallet app

PayPal has launched version 2.0 of its Send Money application for the Apple iPhone. PayPal said the app transforms an iPhone into a wallet. “Today, you leave the house with three critical things: your phone, your wallet and your keys,” said Osama Bedier, PayPal’s vice president of platform and emerging technology. “PayPal Send Money lets [...]

March 18, 2010 | 0 Comments More
Online retail to offset high street woes

Online retail to offset high street woes

Online shopping could give the UK’s economy the boost it needs to climb out of recession, according to a new report. PayPal UK’s Online Retail Report estimates that the amount Brits spend online is set to double by the end of 2011, from £8.9 billion per year to £21.3 billion. During 2011, consumers will spend [...]

June 25, 2009 | 0 Comments More
Three in Five SMEs unaffected by recession

Three in Five SMEs unaffected by recession

Three in five UK-based small and medium-sized businesses (SMEs) have yet to feel the negative impacts of the recession according to a new study published this week. The poll by Mr Site and PayPal found that almost two thirds of SMEs have not been adversely affected by the economic climate with no downturn in turnover [...]

June 22, 2009 | 0 Comments More
Recession fuels arguments over money

Recession fuels arguments over money

Economic recession is causing couples to have more arguments, new research has discovered. In a poll by online payment service PayPal, 32% of couples said they are arguing more this year than previously, with finances being one of the most fought over issues. Meanwhile, one in ten (11%) couples have seen the main earner in [...]

February 12, 2009 | 0 Comments More