PayPal in Israel: Recurring Billing Options and Customer Support (only from a cellphone)

When you search for “PayPal Israel,” our posts on the topic show so high in search results that we get a few calls a year asking us PayPal questions. We are not PayPal experts, but using PayPal has become an integral part of our business, since it opens up an easy and relatively inexpensive way  Continue »

PayPal Israel now has a customer support number!

We at illuminea get quite a lot of PayPal support requests due to the fact that if you search for PayPal Israel on Google we appear high on the first page of results. Well, we just found that PayPal Israel has established a local support number! The number is 073-713-7777 and is open 9am to  Continue »

Review of PayPal Israel Q&A Event with Nissim Ohayon

Still confused by how to use PayPal in Israel? You’re not alone. No matter how many times we write it up and try to understand all the ins and outs, and jump for joy over new developments, we still have more questions. Ever since PayPal started paying attention to Israeli online payments, we’ve eagerly been  Continue »

Israel PayPal accounts can now withdraw funds to Israeli bank accounts! Amen!

The day that I thought would never arrive is here: Israeli PayPal account holders can now withdraw their PayPal funds to Israeli bank accounts! Oh happy day. PayPal says that it will take 3-5 days for your funds to arrive in your Israeli bank account, and there is an 8 NIS fee if you withdraw  Continue »

Thanks to our blog, we are now considered PayPal Israel experts

So you’re wondering how you can use PayPal in Israel? Does PayPal accept Shekels? Can you withdraw your PayPal funds to your Israeli bank account? Etc. As you often do when in doubt, you head over to Google and type in “PayPal Israel” to see what the web has to say about your questions. If  Continue »

How PayPal really works for Israelis and Shekels

There always seems to be confusion regarding how Israelis can use PayPal – can they use it in their currency, i.e. Shekels? Can they withdraw funds? Are there limits they should know about? Almost a year ago I blogged about an announcement on the PayPal blog regarding new PayPal currencies, one of which was the  Continue »

Everything you wanted to know about Paypal and the Israeli Shekel

People are always asking us about Paypal and how it works in Israel with the Shekel. So, I went back to the announcement on the PayPal blog, New PayPal Currencies: Mexican Peso and Israeli Shekel. After reading over comments from Moshe,  Fabio,  Roi, Roberto,  Yeong-Ping Koh and the like, I learned more from the comments  Continue »