Originally Posted by till
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It is also possible that the payment is not completed yet so that the subscription is not active yet. If you selected credit card for the payment, it takes a few minutes (maybe up to an hour) to complete, if you selected eCheck, it may take up to 5 days. You can see the current payment status of the transaction in your paypal account.
My fault for not looking closer!