PayPal, the trusted leader in online payments, enables buyers and businesses to send and receive money online. PayPal has over 100 million member accounts in 190 countries and regions. It's accepted by merchants everywhere, both on and off eBay.
Is it safe to use?
PayPal helps protect your credit card information with industry-leading security and fraud prevention systems. When you use PayPal, your financial information is never shared with the merchant.
Why use PayPal?
VbV is a new service that allows you to shop online with your Visa card with added confidence.
VbV protects Visa cards with personal passwords. You register your card just once and create your own password. Once your card is activated, your card number with be recognized whenever it's used at participating online retailers.
At online stores not yet participating in VbV, your Visa card will continue to function as usual.