Contributions make it possible for multiple people to share the cost of a single item. It is easy to enable contributions and all that is required is a PayPal account. Once contributions are enabled guests will no longer be able to reserve the item.
For a step by step on how to set up/request contributions on an item click the link below:
What are the fees associated with contributions?Wishpot does not charge any fees for this service, but PayPal might. We recommend reviewing the PayPal fee schedule to get an idea of the fees. We have reviewed several providers and found PayPal to be the cheapest option.
What should I do if I am getting an error from Paypal? Merchant requires secure button
On your side, could you change you paypal account to accept regular payments. To Turn Off the PayPal Encrypted Website Payments Feature
1. Log in to your PayPal account.
2. Click Profile.
3. From the Selling Preferences column, click Website Payment Preferences.
4. In the Encrypted Website Payments section, select Off.
5. Click Save.