Suuuuuuue Weeeeee! That is some good iced tea… Whoa! My name is the Southern Gentleman and this is IT and Iced Tea Now today we are going to talk to you about how to setup a paypal account Now! Paypal is an online bank that lets you either buy merchandise online or collect money online if you are a seller. Like ebay or whoever excepts paypal. or its a great way to get paid from buyers if your selling your merchandise online. If you all missed the last video about how to setup an ebay account don’t you worry there is a link at the end of this video to help you setup an ebay account. But for right now we need to learn how to setup a paypal account and we can setup an ebay account later. So let’s get to it. First open up your favorite internet browser and go to www.paypal.com and hit enter. Once you are on the paypal homepage you will notice that there are two buttons that say sign up or sign up for free Click either one of those and that should take you to the sign up for paypal page. Now make sure to choose the appropriate country you are from and set it up to whatever language tickles your fancy. You do have a choice between setting up a paypal account for yourself for your business or non profit organization. But for now we are going to click on the paypal for personal use. for demonstration purposes. Now we are going to the registration page where you need to proceed to type in your email address and a secure password Then, type in your first and last name, your address, and your phone number and make sure you click the agreement box at the bottom of the page. and as you can see it won’t let me proceed without putting in a phone number Then click the yellow agree and create account button. On the next screen you will see a security challenge where you just need to type in the letters or numbers you see to confirm you are human and not some crazy robot and click the yellow continue button and that should take you to the next page where you need to pick what bank you would like to link your paypal account to You can link it to a bank account where you will need an account number and a routing number which you can find in your checkbook or you can link it to a debit or credit card Now make sure type in your information correctly so there isn’t any head ache later And once everything has been processed call your bank or check your online bank statement to confirm that paypal sent you a small amount and if you see it on your statement that means everything processed correctly. And you are ready for ebay If you haven’t signed up for ebay yet click the link how to setup an ebay account to show you everything you need to know to start buying and selling on ebay Look out for more IT and Iced tea videos and if you have a topic you would like us to cover please feel free to let us know. And pretty please click the subscribe button to subscribe to our YouTube Channel. Thank you all for watching. You all have yourselves a good one.