Braintree now accepts payments via PayPal.
Chargebee accepts PayPal via Braintree gateway. You need not maintain two merchants accounts, the Braintree merchant account is sufficient to manage payments via Braintree and PayPal.
With Braintree payment gateway, your customers can now make payments using their PayPal Account. Customers will be prompted to enter their PayPal credentials to complete the payment. Braintree does not charge any processing fees for PayPal transactions.
Braintree's setup guide will give you further instructions on accepting payments via PayPal.
This feature is supported in all countries where Braintree is available.
At checkout, PayPal payment method's token received from Braintree should be passed to Chargebee via API. Refer these APIs for more:
Step 1: Enable PayPal in Chargebee
Step 2: Configure PayPal in Chargebee's hosted pages
You can now proceed to set up PayPal in Chargebee's hosted pages.
Provide a Business Description. It serves as an additional note related to the transaction which will show up in your customer's PayPal account. This will enable your customers to easily identify the transactions related to your company.
The business description appears in your PayPal login page as shown below,
You can choose to retrieve the customer's billing address and shipping address from their PayPal account to be auto filled in the checkout pages.
The payment gateway configuration is now complete.
Your customers can now see PayPal listed amongst the payment methods in the hosted checkout page.
1. What will happen if I add a new currency to my gateway account?
Contact firstname.lastname@example.org to update the Merchant Account Info.
2. What happens when customer cancels the agreement from their PayPal account?
The transactions will fail and show an error. You need to request for an appropriate payment method detail from your customers to manage future payments.
3. How is VAT Location validation performed?
For PayPal via Braintree, customer's payment method country is not provided by the gateway. So, if the IP address for customer is not present, the location status will be marked as invalid and subscription will be canceled on renewal. Read more about Chargebee's Location Validation.