PayPal is a leading technology platform company that enables fast, secure, and easy-to-use payments. The company was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in San Jose, California. PayPal operates a global payment network that enables businesses and consumers to make and receive payments online, mobile, and in store. The company's payment platform is designed to be scalable, secure, and reliable, and it supports a wide range of payment methods, including credit cards, debit cards, bank accounts, and other payment methods. PayPal has over 244 million active accounts and is available in over 200 markets around the world. The company is committed to innovation and is constantly exploring new ways to make payments faster, more secure, and more accessible for its customers.