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How to Link a Credit Card to a Paypal Account

How to Link a Credit Card to a Paypal Account

If you’d like to make payments with Paypal, but you’d prefer not to link your bank account, you can always use your credit or debit card instead. In order to do that, you’ll need to link your card up with your Paypal account. Here’s how to link your credit card with your Paypal account: Login to your Paypal account Click on the “Wallet” tab located at the top of your screen. Click “Link a debit or credit card” located on the left hand side of your screen. Click “Debit or credit card” under the “Link a card manually” row Enter your card information Click “Link Card” Return to the “Wallet” tab Select the Card you’d like to link to your account on the left hand side of your screen. Check Paypal’s charge. If you login to your credit or debit card account, you’ll see a charge by Paypal on your statement. Return to the “Wallet” tab Click the “Confirm Card” link Select your Card Confirm your Card. You’ll be required to enter the amount charged by paypal on your credit card statement. Your card is linked!
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How to Link a Bank Account to a Paypal Account

How to Link a Bank Account to a Paypal Account

Paypal doesn’t charge any additional fees for US purchases with credit or debit cards. However, if you’d like to transfer money outside of your Paypal account, it’s free if you’ve linked your bank account! So if you ever plan on transferring money out of your Paypal account, you’ll want to link your bank account first. Here’s how: Login to your Paypal account Click on the “Wallet” tab located at the top of your screen. Click “Link a bank account” located on the left hand side of your screen. Select your bank. Once you’ve selected your bank, you’ll have the option to link your bank account instantly, or to do it manually. Read below for both methods. Link Your Bank Account Instantly Link your bank account instantly saves you 2-3 days. However, you’ll need your login credentials for your bank. If that makes you uncomfortable, read the next section to see how to link your account manually. Enter the login credentials for your bank account. Select “Agree and Link” Link Your Bank Account Manually Linking your bank account manually takes 2-3 days, but for some people, this can feel like a more secure process. If you’d prefer to link your bank account manually, and you’re willing to wait 2-3 days, here’s how: Click “Link your bank another way” Enter your Routing and Account Number. Then click “Agree and Link”. Review your Bank Statement for 2 small deposits. Note: It will take up to 3 business days for these deposits to appear in your account. Both deposits will be between $0.01 and $0.99. Click the “Wallet” tab located at the top of your screen. Click the bank account you want to confirm Enter the amounts of the 2 deposits. For example, if you received $.07 and $.83 in your bank statement, you would enter .07 and .83 Click Submit
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How to use PayPal Friends and Family

How to use PayPal Friends and Family

In this article, we’ll go through everything you need to know about PayPal Friends and Family; what it is, how much it costs, and how to use it. What is PayPal Friends and Family? PayPal Friends and Family is an easy way to transfer money between money between yourself and another person. It’s different than paying for an item via paypal, because you’re not buying anything, you’re just transferring money. It’s a very similar service to Venmo, but PayPal’s been around a lot longer. Does PayPal Friends and Family Cost Anything? If you link your Bank Account with PayPal, using Friends and Family is completely free, as long as your transfers are made to anyone in the U.S. If you’re sending money internationally, PayPal charges a 5% fee (with a maximum fee of $4.99).If you have not linked your bank account, and you’d like to use a credit or debit card instead, PayPal will charge you a 2.9% fee plus a flat fee of $.30. The flat fee varies by country, so click here to see PayPal’s fee by country. How to use PayPal Friends and Family Great, so you’ve decided to use PayPal Friends and Family, and you already have a credit card or bank account linked. Follow these steps to send money via Friends and Family: Login to your Paypal account Click “Send and Request” Enter the name, email, or phone # of your recipient, and click next. Enter the amount you’d like to send, the recipients name, and click continue. Click “Sending to a friend“ Click “Send Payment Now”. Make sure you have a payment method setup. If you don’t, read our guides on linking your Bank Account or Credit Card to your PayPal Account.
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How to Request a Payment in PayPal

How to Request a Payment in PayPal

PayPal is great for making payments on items for sale, or for sending money to someone else. However, you can also use PayPal to request money from someone. Maybe someone owes you money, or forgot to chip in for dinner? Regardless of your reason, PayPal makes it easy to request money from other people. Follow the steps below to request money from someone. Login to your Paypal account Click “Send and Request” Click “Request” Enter the name, email, or phone # of the person you’re requesting money from, and click next. Enter the amount, then hit “Request Now”. If you’d prefer to split a bill with someone, you can choose the “Split a bill” option, and PayPal will deduct the amount you paid from the amount you’re requesting.
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