pp_partner_h_rgbPaid Memberships Pro is a PayPal Partner and integrates with several PayPal payment processing options. Adding PayPal as an additional payment option to your checkout page gives your customers a faster way to pay. More payment options means more sales.


Benefit from a leader in payments.

Add credibility and trust to your site when you add PayPal. Set-up is easy, processing costs are low, and PayPal gives you access to over 100 million active online buyers who look for the PayPal way to pay! Millions of successful retailers add PayPal to streamline checkout and help boost sales.

Sign up for PayPal

Built-in PayPal Gateway options are compared below.

PayPal Express PayPal Standard PayPal Payments Pro (formerly Website Payments Pro) PayPal Payflow Pro
Checkout Location Checkout at PayPal Checkout at PayPal

Onsite Checkout
(SSL required)

Checkout at PayPal option is built-in

Onsite Checkout
(SSL required)

Can optionally offer Checkout at PayPal.

PayPal Account Required? Required (One-time Payment and Recurring) One-time Payment: Not Required
Recurring Payment: Required
Not Required (One-Time Payment or Recurring) Not Required (One-Time Payment or Recurring)
Membership Level Applied Immediately at Checkout When IPN Posts (Unknown delay) Immediately at Checkout Immediately at Checkout
PMPro Payment Settings Needed
  • Gateway Account Email
  • API Username
  • API Password
  • API Signature
  • Gateway Account Email
  • Gateway Account Email
  • API Username
  • API Password
  • API Signature
  • Partner
  • Vendor
  • User
  • Password
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Offer PayPal Express as an option at checkout

Easily add PayPal Express in addition to your primary integrated processor, such as Stripe or Authorize.net.

Get the PayPal Express Add On