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Hello everyone i need your help.
I have a website which im creating with codeigniter. The site is going to be about freelancers and clients.
You can create an account as a freelancer or as a client.
I want to use paypal as a way of payment between a client and freelancer but also with milestone.
I have read a lot of forums and documentation but i dont think i have found something on this problem.
The integration is going to be like that:
The client sees all the freelancer that has bid to the project, and he chooses one of them.
After the acceptance from both of them, the client pays a milestone(lets say 50%) to our site business account.
So far so good for me, but after here its getting difficult.
From here i need an option to refund the milestone from our site business account back to the freelancer if one of them choose to cancel the project or the agreement.(i dont know if its possible)
Also later when the project is finished the client releases the freelancer, which means he is going to pay the rest of the payment to our site business account and from there all the payment goes to the freelancers paypal account.
Is any way we can do all of this automaticaly? I dont want to log in all the time manually and make payments to freelancers or do refunds, because if there is going to be a lot of projects and payments its not going to be very convenient and also its very easy to do mistakes.
Are all of these that im writing above possible to do? i need your help please,
I have one question now. If i use the client side checkout button, isnt that insecure?
I dont know if i am doing something wrong there. Can you help me with that?
Im trying to learn about the server side checkout button now but i dont understand what to write in the CREATE_URL or EXECUTE_URL.