I did not receive my email address confirmation.

If you haven't received the email we sent you to confirm your email address:

  • Check to make sure you entered your email address correctly on your PayPal account.
  • Look in your junk mail or spam folder to see if your confirmation email was delivered to that folder instead of to your email inbox.
  • Add service@paypal.com to your address book.

You can request that another confirmation email be sent to you. Here’s how:

  1. Click the Settings icon next to "Log out."
  2. Click Edit next to the email you want to confirm.
  3. Click Confirm this email.
  4. Check your inbox for an email with the new number.
  5. Click on the link Click here to activate your account.
  6. Enter your password to confirm your email address.