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July 05, 2018, at 07:56 PM by Aaron Pouliot - Added category Payment Gateways
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Many education organisations (government funded) will require the higher standards of ''Pay Pal Payflow Link'' so to meet funds handling rules/regulations/accounting standard. Payflow Link does require additional setup and configuration along with additional costs associated with the backing merchant account.  Please leiase with [=PayPal=] and/or your merchant account provider to discuss options and find out more about which offering is most appropriate for your environment.
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Many education organisations (government funded) will require the higher standards of ''Pay Pal Payflow Link'' so to meet funds handling rules/regulations/accounting standard. Payflow Link does require additional setup and configuration along with additional costs associated with the backing merchant account.  Please liaise with [=PayPal=] and/or your merchant account provider to discuss options and find out more about which offering is most appropriate for your environment.
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[[https://merchant.paypal.com/cgi-bin/marketingweb?cmd=_render-content&content_ID=merchant/payment_gateway|[=PayPal=] Payflow Link]] and [[https://merchant.paypal.com/us/cgi-bin/?cmd=_render-content&content_ID=merchant/wp_standard|[=PayPal=] Standard]] are both supplied by '''[=PayPal=]''' and are both supported by PaperCut.  The main difference is the financial backend. ''[=PayPal=] Payflow Link'' works with real bank accounts and hence adheres to reporting standards and requirements. ''[=PayPal=] Standard'' is just tied to a "virtual account". 
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[[https://merchant.paypal.com/cgi-bin/marketingweb?cmd=_render-content&content_ID=merchant/payment_gateway|[=PayPal=] Payflow Link]] and [[https://merchant.paypal.com/us/cgi-bin/?cmd=_render-content&content_ID=merchant/wp_standard|[=PayPal=] Standard]] are both supplied by '''[=PayPal=]''' and are both supported by PaperCut for print credit management/payments.  The main difference is the financial backend. ''[=PayPal=] Payflow Link'' works with real bank accounts and hence adheres to reporting standards and requirements. ''[=PayPal=] Standard'' is just tied to a "virtual account". 
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[-Keywords: payment gateway, student print credit, student print quota options, which gateway-]
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Many education organisations (government funded) will require the higher standards of ''Pay Pal Payflow Link'' so to meet funds handling rules/regulations/accounting standard. Payflow Link does require additional setup and configuration along with additional costs associated with the backing merchant account.  Please lease with [=PayPal=] and/or your merchant account provider to discuss options and find out more about which offering is most appropriate for your environment.
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Many education organisations (government funded) will require the higher standards of ''Pay Pal Payflow Link'' so to meet funds handling rules/regulations/accounting standard. Payflow Link does require additional setup and configuration along with additional costs associated with the backing merchant account.  Please leiase with [=PayPal=] and/or your merchant account provider to discuss options and find out more about which offering is most appropriate for your environment.
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[[https://merchant.paypal.com/cgi-bin/marketingweb?cmd=_render-content&content_ID=merchant/payment_gateway|[=PayPal=] Payflow Link]] and [[https://merchant.paypal.com/us/cgi-bin/?cmd=_render-content&content_ID=merchant/wp_standard|[=PayPal=] Standard]] are both supplied by '''[=PayPal=]''' and are both supported by PaperCut.  The main difference is the financial backend. ''[=PayPal=] Payflow Link'' works with real bank accounts and hence adheres to reporting standards and requirements. [=PayPal=] Standard is just tied to a virtual account and not to a real bank account. 

Many education organisations (government funded) will require the higher standards of ''Pay Pal Payflow
Link'' so to meet funds handling rules/regulations/accounting standard. Payflow Link does require additional setup and configuration along with additional costs associated with the backing merchant account.
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[[https://merchant.paypal.com/cgi-bin/marketingweb?cmd=_render-content&content_ID=merchant/payment_gateway|[=PayPal=] Payflow Link]] and [[https://merchant.paypal.com/us/cgi-bin/?cmd=_render-content&content_ID=merchant/wp_standard|[=PayPal=] Standard]] are both supplied by '''[=PayPal=]''' and are both supported by PaperCut.  The main difference is the financial backend. ''[=PayPal=] Payflow Link'' works with real bank accounts and hence adheres to reporting standards and requirements. ''[=PayPal=] Standard'' is just tied to a "virtual account". 

Many education organisations (government funded) will require the higher standards of ''Pay Pal Payflow Link'' so to meet funds handling rules/regulations/accounting standard. Payflow
Link does require additional setup and configuration along with additional costs associated with the backing merchant account.  Please lease with [=PayPal=] and/or your merchant account provider to discuss options and find out more about which offering is most appropriate for your environment.
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All Payment gateway options are listed [[https://www.papercut.com/tour/balance-recharge/online-payment-gateways/|here]].

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All PaperCut Payment Gateway options are listed [[https://www.papercut.com/tour/balance-recharge/online-payment-gateways/|here]].

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(:title What is the difference between PayPal Payflow link and PayPal Standard? :)

[=PayPal=] Payflow link and [=PayPal=] Standard are both supplied by [=PayPal=] and are both supported by PaperCut.  The main difference is the financial backend. [=PayPal=] Payflow link works with real bank accounts and adheres to reporting standards and requirements. [=PayPal=] Standard is just tied to a virtual account and not to a real bank accout.

Most organisations will require the higher standards of Pay Pal Payflow link. This does
require additional setup and configuration along with additional costs.

Basic information about setting up [=PayPal=] Payflow link
is given in  [[https://www.papercut.com/tour/balance-recharge/online-payment-gateways/paypal-payflow-link/| this ]] section of PaperCut tour.
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(:title What is the difference between PayPal Payflow Link and PayPal Standard? :)

[[https://merchant.paypal.com/cgi-bin/marketingweb?cmd=_render-content&content_ID=merchant/payment_gateway|[=PayPal=] Payflow Link]] and [[https://merchant.paypal.com/us/cgi-bin/?cmd=_render-content&content_ID=merchant/wp_standard|[=PayPal=] Standard]] are both supplied by '''[=PayPal=]''' and are both supported by PaperCut.  The main difference is the financial backend. ''[=PayPal=] Payflow Link'' works with real bank accounts and hence adheres to reporting standards and requirements. [=PayPal=] Standard is just tied to a virtual account and not to a real bank account. 

Many education organisations (government funded) will
require the higher standards of ''Pay Pal Payflow Link'' so to meet funds handling rules/regulations/accounting standard. Payflow Link does require additional setup and configuration along with additional costs associated with the backing merchant account.

Basic information about setting up ''[=PayPal=] Payflow Link''
is given in  [[https://www.papercut.com/tour/balance-recharge/online-payment-gateways/paypal-payflow-link/| this ]] section of PaperCut tour.
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(:title What is the difference between PayPal Payflow link and PayPal Standard? :)

[=PayPal=] Payflow link and [=PayPal=] Standard are both supplied by [=PayPal=] and are both supported by PaperCut.  The main difference is the financial backend. [=PayPal=] Payflow link works with real bank accounts and adheres to reporting standards and requirements. [=PayPal=] Standard is just tied to a virtual account and not to a real bank accout.

Most organisations will require the higher standards of Pay Pal Payflow link. This does require additional setup and configuration along with additional costs.

Basic information about setting up [=PayPal=] Payflow link is given in  [[https://www.papercut.com/tour/balance-recharge/online-payment-gateways/paypal-payflow-link/| this ]] section of PaperCut tour.

All Payment gateway options are listed [[https://www.papercut.com/tour/balance-recharge/online-payment-gateways/|here]].


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''Categories:'' [[Category.Implementation | +]], [[Category.UserWebInterface| +]]
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