donationsMany political campaigns use PayPal as a way to transact online fundraising. There are a number of pros to using PayPal – It’s a well-known platform, it can be simple to set up, and the fees are quite low for a payment processor. Now you can even take offline donations through a mobile phone.

However, there are a few negatives to using PayPal for fundraising.

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