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What Is A PayPal Billing Agreement?

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A PayPal Billing Agreement is a pre-approved automatic payment method that Hostwinds requires be in place to pay via PayPal.


How Does A Billing Agreement Work?

Your PayPal Billing Agreement allows us to automatically charge your PayPal account for invoices that are due and new orders, saving you the hassle of making sure your invoices are paid on time and easing your mind to let us take care of the billing for you.

How Do I Set It Up?

Step 1:  Login to your Client Area

Step 2:  Click on your Billing Tab and select Paypal Billing Agreements from the drop-down menu


Step 3:  Click Create New Billing Agreement button


Step 4:  Follow the prompts from the Paypal window


Paypal Billing Agreement Portal Image

Can I have more than one Billing Agreement?

Yes, we are able to support multiple Billing Agreements on the same account.
This allows the capability of assigning one Billing Agreement as the “Main” Agreement and if that one is not able to complete a payment, our automation would be able to pull from any others you have on file with us.

Thus making it even easier to ensure that your services are paid and do not run the risk of being interrupted. The highlighted entry would denote the “Main” Billing Agreement, which would be used for processing payments by default.

Can I Still Pay Manually?

Provided you want to do so early and your Billing Agreement is active, yes. You would need to visit your invoice page, select PayPal as the payment method and then click the “check out” button.


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