PayPal Mobile

By: Alex Covert - Published: Jan 16, 2008 • References: paypal & lifehacker
Lifehacker posted a piece called, "Top 10 Telephone Tricks." One of the 10 uses good old PayPal - the company that allows even the smallest of internet stores to sell their goods to buyers from around the world, e.g. someone in Amsterdam can purchase a doily made in Mississippi. It seems PayPal offers a payment option via the telephone. By dialing 1-800-4PAYPAL, you can send electronic cash to another cellphone. The recipient has to go to the web site and link their mobile phone number to their PayPal account in order to claim the payment. Stats for Pay For Dinner With Your Cellphone Trending: Older & Chilly
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