The following steps will explain in detail how to set up a Business Paypal account, upgrade your existing Personal PayPal account to a Business account and connect your Business PayPal account to your Nichef profile.

SECTION 1 - Creating a PayPal Business Account

SECTION 2 - Connecting your PayPal account with your Nichef Profile

SECTION 3 - Upgrading from a Personal PayPal account to a Business account

 

SECTION 1 - Creating a PayPal Business Account

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Step #1

Go to www.paypal.com from there click SIGN UP FOR FREE

 
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Step #2

Choose Business Account

 
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Step #3

Select Standard 

 
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STEP #4

Enter your email address that you would like to make your PayPal email.

 
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STEP #5

Enter your information.

Please note: On Legal business name just put your full name and on Address, just put your home address. 

 
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STEP #6

Choose Individual/Sole Proprietorship. This means you will be working alone for yourself.

 
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STEP #7

Explain a little but about "your business". We suggest you choose the options in the picture displayed here. 

 
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STEP #8

Add some more personal info and submit your business account registration. 

 
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STEP #9

Once you have submit your registration you will be taken to this screen. Under payment setup you do not need to do anything. You have upgraded to a business account and there is no further action to take.

 
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STEP #10

Click the Account setup tab and make sure you have Confirmed your email, Linked a bank account and Confirmed your business name (your full name)

 

SECTION 2 - Connecting your PayPal account with your Nichef Profile.

 
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STEP #1

Log into your account on Nichef.com. From there go to your picture on the top right hand corner of the screen and click the "settings" option.

 
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Step #2

Once you have entered into your settings section please click payments. From there you will see Step 1/2: connect your paypal account. Click the Connect your Paypal account button.

 
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Step #3

You will be taken to paypal.com and you will be asked to sign into PayPal using your PayPal credentials.

 
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Step #4

Once you sign in, you will be asked to give "Marketplace" permission to access your paypal account which means you are giving permission to Nichef to connect your PayPal account with your Nichef profile. Click Grant Permission.

 
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Step #5

You have now completed 1/2. Now you have to complete step 2/2 which is granting Nichef permission to charge a transaction fee which is 10%. Click Grant permission.

 
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Step # 6

You will again be taken back to PayPal to confirm that you are granting Nichef permission to take 10% of the total Experience cost that you will charge your clients.

 
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Step #7

When you see this screen , you are all set! 

 

SECTION 3 - Upgrading from a Personal PayPal account to a Business account

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Step #1

Locate where it says "account type". Next to the word Personal you will see "upgrade"...Click that.  

 
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Step #2

Fill out this form in order to upgrade. Where it asks for your "Legal business name" just fill in your full name. Business address should just be your home address.  

 
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Step #3

Choose Individual/Sole Proprietorship. This means you will be working alone for yourself.

 
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Step #4

Explain a little but about "your business". We suggest you choose the options in the picture displayed here. 

 
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Step #5

Add some more personal info and submit your business account registration. 

 
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Step #6

Once you have submit your registration you will be taken to this screen. Under payment setup you do not need to do anything. You have upgraded to a business account and there is no further action to take.

 
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Step #7

Click the Account setup tab and make sure you have Confirmed your email, Linked a bank account and Confirmed your business name (your full name)

 

Now that you have upgraded your Personal account to a Business account, please see SECTION 2 - Connecting your PayPal account with your Nichef Profile.