Applies to Version(s): 3.9.x  Series

Complexity Level: Easy

Estimated Time for Completion: 5 minutes


You can offer an easy checkout experience for your customers by allowing them to process their payment without a PayPal Account.  This feature is available for Buy Now Buttons, Donations, and Shopping Carts

How to Allow Customers to Pay Without a PayPal Account

To set this up, you'll just need to access your PayPal account and do the following:

  1. Go to the PayPal website and log in to your account. 
  2. Click the Settings button then select Account Settings.

paypal account settings

    3. Scroll down and look for Products & Services, then click Website Payments. Open Website Preferences settings by clicking Update

paypal website settings

    4. Toggle on "PayPal account optional".

turn on paypal account optional

Be sure to save all the changes you made before leaving the page. 

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