Taos Trading Post employs the use of payment services through PayPal, because PayPal transactions are safe and secure, and more convenient and cost-effective; there is no fee for the buyer. The seller is charged a small transaction fee. With PayPal, buying Navajo rugs, blankets and weavings from our store is easy, and we can accept credit card or checking account payments from consumers securely. You choose your payment method through PayPal, credit card or you can transfer payment directly from your bank account. To purchase a Navajo rug, blanket or weaving, you don’t have to sign up for anything in advance. You will be automatically directed to Paypal’s website and their secure and convenient payment system, during the rug purchase process at Taos Trading Post.
Consumers sign up once through PayPal for the free service; after that, they can use their account number to buy products online securely, conveniently and cost-effectively. There is no cost for you, the consumer. We don’t see your credit card number, it is safely encrypted through PayPal’s server, which limits the risk of unauthorized use. When sending a PayPal payment, PayPal never reveals your financial information to your recipient.
PayPal emphasizes security of information, transactions, and money, as the core of their business and their top priority. In addition, PayPal protects your privacy and does not sell or share any of your personal information. All of your private information is sent to PayPal using Secure Sockets Layer (SSL), the Internet encryption standard for secure commerce transactions. Internally, PayPal adheres to the high standards of security necessary to safeguard your information and protect your payments.
Founded in 1998, PayPal, enables any individual or business with an email address to securely, easily and quickly send and receive payments online. PayPal’s service builds on the existing financial infrastructure of bank accounts and credit cards and utilizes the world’s most advanced proprietary fraud prevention systems to create a safe, global, real-time payment solution.
PayPal has quickly become a global leader in online payment solutions with 40 million account members worldwide. Available in 38 countries around the world, buyers and sellers on eBay, online retailers, online businesses, as well as traditional offline businesses are transacting with PayPal.
PayPal has received close to 20 awards for technical excellence from the Internet industry and the business community at large, most recently the 2003 Webby Award for Best Finance Site and the 2003 Webby People’s Voice Award for Best Finance Site. Located in San Jose, California, PayPal was acquired by eBay Inc. in October, 2002.
To purchase a Navajo rug, blanket or weaving, you don’t have to sign up for anything in advance. You will be automatically directed to Paypal’s website and their secure and convenient payment system, during the rug purchase process at Taos Trading Post.