pp_h_rgb.jpgToday PayPal Holdings. filed a Form 10 with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The Form 10 filing is an important step in eBay Inc.’s plan to separate eBay and PayPal into two independent, publicly-traded companies.

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PayPal was recently host to more than one 1617483_1557303647841780_1401221758521275242_o.jpgthousand bright and talented young men and women looking to refine and expand their skills in technology.

 

The event, called HSHACKS, was a huge success. There were more than 1,110 students present on our campus in San Jose, of which 750 were first time hackers. They submitted a total of 160 submissions for a number of prizes across different categories.

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SXSW is a little less than a month away…  PP_SXSW_paidSocial1_408x186.jpgand we want to challenge you to a duel!

 

More precisely, the PayPal SXSW Duel. We’ve teamed up with Shark Tank investor Daymond John to give a once in a lifetime opportunity to a small business that’s providing its customers with a unique shopping experience. Moving money from one place to another may be what we’re known for, but adding speed and convenience for shoppers and spurring growth for small businesses is where we really shine. This is why we are excited to tell you about this awesome

contest.

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PayPal doesn’t shy away from big ideas. DMARC-2015-logo-small-202x110.pngHaving been built on a revolutionary idea to easily move money between customers, it’s in our lifeblood to innovate. But that innovation doesn’t exist only within our own products. We also focus on big ideas that help protect our customers beyond our borders.

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Here at PayPal, we’re constantly looking for newpaypal-infographic-final-V2.png ways to help merchants expand their sales channels. Today, we’re unveiling a new research report that is focused on the habits of mobile shoppers or “mobile movers”. In examining the online and cross-border shopping habits of 17,600 consumers in 22 countries, one thing is evident: mobile shopping is on target for meteoric growth.

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Vermonter and caring father, John Sortino dreamt up Vermont Teddy Bear.jpgVermont Teddy Bear in 1981, when he was surprised to see that none of his son’s teddy bears were made in the USA. Inspired to bring the American tradition back to its roots, he started hand making bears and selling them to family friends. Flash forward 30 years and 5 million bears later, Vermont Teddy Bear continues to fulfill Sortino’s legacy by handcrafting all of its 15-inch Bears in Vermont, USA - using the silkiest fur and softest faux-suede paw pads.

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At PayPal, protecting our customers is our pp_h_rgb.pngnumber one priority. While we are constantly innovating to meet the changing needs of consumers, we also believe in the importance of complying with consumer protection laws and regulations. That’s why we’re excited to be a part of the White House Cybersecurity and Consumer Protection Summit taking place at Stanford University on Friday.

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Paying at the pump is moving across Shell has partnered with PayPal with plans to be the first fuels retailer in the UK to offer a mobile payment solution at pumps nationwide.jpgthe pond! Soon, Shell customers in the UK will have a wallet- free way to pay for gas through the Shell Motorist App or the PayPal App (available for Android or iOS NB: also Windows Phone through PayPal app) – bringing customers a more secure and fast way to pay using their mobile device. This innovative new service, which is similar to our collaboration with MAPCO in the US, is the first ever  mobile payment option that will be available at more than 1,000 Shell stations in the UK.

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Image for Put Finances First for Life’s Biggest Moments Blog Post.pngLove is in the air. February marks a very special time of the year. Not only does Valentine’s Day fall this month, but perhaps even more romantic – there’s a flurry of engagements happening around us. That’s because 33% of wedding proposals usually happen over the holidays.[1] Before you enter the exciting phase of wedding planning, it’s important to take some time to plant both feet firmly on the ground and set a plan for a prosperous financial future.

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Singles Day may be the biggest sales day of the year in China, but when it comes to peak sales seasons, Lunar New Year, falling on February 19th in 2015, takes the cake. Last year, Chinese retail sales and catering grew 13.3% year over year for seven-day Lunar New Year holiday, totaling more than $100 billion*. Online shopping, catering, and tourism all saw high demand from Chinese consumers.

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