Xero and PayPal Partner for Small Business Packages bundled

With National Small Business Week upon us, what better time to stop and think about all the contributions this sector makes to our economy. Small businesses account for two out of every three net new jobs, and more than half of Americans work for one.

Tech companies in particular have a responsibility to do everything possible to serve small businesses, a traditionally underserved market. When starting an online business, there are already a lot of decisions to be made.

Between writing a business plan, hiring employees, and selecting the platforms to power your business, these are all time consuming considerations that, while extremely important, are time consuming. time to run your business.

To help small business owners and give them the tools they need to launch and manage their online business, Xero is thrilled to partner with PayPal Business in a Box, a suite of solutions to help small businesses with key aspects of starting and running an online business, leveraging PayPal’s partner relationships and integrations.

Available for new online businesses and those looking to build an online presence, Business in a Box offers solutions to help build an ecommerce website, accept payments, and manage finances.

Business owners who are new to PayPal simply need to create an account and they will have access to what they need to power their online business right at their fingertips. What’s in the box? Here are some of the great solutions you will find:

WooCommerce

A customizable open source e-commerce platform to build an online business, WooCommerce offers users the ability to build online stores with numerous plugins and extensions that can be easily downloaded.

Designed for WordPress users, merchants choose WooCommerce because it’s easy to use and is a platform merchants can grow and grow on.

Xero

Cash flow is the lifeblood of any business, and with Xero, users can get a real-time view of this important metric and quickly reconcile PayPal and bank transactions. Receive payments quickly with online invoicing, with integrated PayPal payments, and manage your business on the go with the Xero mobile app.

The integration also comes with some great perks, including a 30-day free trial of Xero, a one-hour free consultation with a Xero advisor, and a $ 100 credit to your PayPal Business account once you’ve used up. Xero for three months.

Pay Pal

By tying it all together, PayPal connects payments across business solutions, including integrations with WooCommerce and Xero. In addition to accepting payments online, PayPal allows the user to accept credit and debit cards in person, send invoices, and record cash transactions.

Business in a Box users also have access to PayPal Working Capital, a business loan with no credit checks or personal collateral required, making it easy for them to grow their business or smooth their cash flow during slower times.

With access to the tools they need to run their business in one place, business owners can spend less time in the weeds and more time driving their bottom line.

[Originally posted on the Xero blog.]

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