PayPal is a secure, online payment service that performs wire transfers between users (similar to a Western Union).
The information required to open a FREE PayPal account is the same information that you enter for any online purchase.
You can maintain a balance in your account and draw interest (like a bank).
You can transfer funds using a bank account or major credit card.
You can send money to anyone with an e-mail address for no cost.
You can receive money from anyone with an e-mail address for a small fee.
You can open a free PayPal account at www.PayPal.com
PayPal is a subsidiary of eBay and is widely used nationwide.