Alright, you've got a few great courses in your learning platform and are ready to start selling them. Now you need to get ready to take payments from your customers.



What is this for? 

  • PayPal is the cheapest and fastest way for organisations turning over less than $5,000 per month to take credit card payments from customers via your learning platform

Before You Start
  • If you do not already have a PayPal Business account, follow all steps below
  • If you already have a PayPal Business account and have not yet verified your bank account with PayPal, skip to Step 2
  • If you already have a PayPal Business account and you have already verified your bank account with PayPal, skip to Step 3


Steps



1. Open a new PayPal Business Account 

Note: Fill out the form with all details in 15 minutes or less or it will time out - you will see on the first page, a list of all the information you will need, so it is best to have it all with you before you start


  • Use the Create Business Account form for Australia or New Zealand, depending where you are located
    • If you do not have a Paypal account already, it will prompt you to create one
    • If you already have a Paypal account, it will prompt you to log in
  • When complete, send the email address you used to register the account to support@coursegenius.com or to your Account Manager


2. Add and Verify your existing business bank account

Note: Fill out the form with all details in 15 minutes or less or it will time out


  • Ensure you are logged in to your new PayPal Business account
  • Add a Bank Account to your PayPal Business account.
    Note: Be sure to match the Bank Account Name in the PayPal form exactly to your existing business bank account or this process may not work
  • Check your statement in 2-3 days for two small deposits and return to the PayPal website.
  • Confirm your bank account
    • Login to your PayPal Business account
    • In My Account Overview click Confirm my bank account then follow the prompts


3. Request configuration of your learning platform

  • So that we can configure your PayPal Business account with your learning platform, you need to advise us of the following information:
    • The email address associated with your PayPal account
    • Your organisation's address, for use on invoices
    • Your store's currency, if other than $AUD
  • You can get this to us in either of two ways: