For getting more successful international transaction rate use Paypal Payments option. Townscript Payment Processing is the default way to make payments, but you can link your PayPal account to your event to process payments. After setting up a Premier or Business account with PayPal, head over to your event's setting page and go to payments & taxes. Just enable"PayPal Payments" radio button, then enter your PayPal account email address to accept payments with PayPal.
Note: It is mandatory to have a Business/premium account on Paypal for selling tickets using PayPal. When you use PayPal to collect payments, PayPal automatically deducts their payment processing fee ($USD) before depositing the funds into your PayPal account. The proceeds are divided between Townscript and you automatically, with Townscript getting 1.99% ticket price + $0.99 per ticket. If you don't have PayPal Account: Create PayPal Account Here.
Benefits: When you connect your Paypal business account to Townscript, every sale you process is sent directly to your Paypal account allowing you to manage refunds, discounts or additional fees all within the Townscript platform while ensuring that processing remains instantaneous and secure.
Steps to follow:
1. Login or sign-in to your Townscript account.
2. Select the event in which you want to accept payments by PayPal.
- Click on the desired event
- Go to the settings menu(Left bottom corner).
3. Enable PayPal for your Event ticketing.
- Under Payments & Taxes section, enable the radio button in front of PayPal payments.
- Enter your PayPal Email ID.
Now you are ready to accept payments using PayPal. To check if it is working, go to your event’s registration link, click on Book Now. Fill in you’re the type and number of tickets needed. While checking out you will now be able to see an option for ‘PayPal Payment’
Tips: PayPal will charge differently for different country and currency.