How do I request payments or send an invoice?
Here's how you can ask someone to send you money:
- Click Send & Request at the top of the page.
- Click Request from friends or customers or Create Invoice.
- Enter the required information.
- Click Next.
- Enter the amount you are requesting and click Request Money.
You can request money from more than one person at a time. Just enter their email addresses, separated by commas.
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How do I pay a payment request or invoice?Here's how to pay a money request or invoice: Log in to your PayPal account. Click Activity near the top of the page Find the invoice or money request. Click Pay under Order status/Actions. Review the information and click Continue or Pay. Click Pay Now to complete the How do I send invoices to multiple recipients by batch invoicing?Batch invoicing is a convenient tool if you need to send invoices to a large group of recipients (up to 1,000 people) at the same time. Here’s how to send a batch invoice: Log in to your PayPal account. Click Send & Request near the top of the page. Click How do I send a payment in another currency?Here's how to send a payment in another currency: Log in to your PayPal account. Click Send and Request at the top of the page. Select your type of payment. Enter the payment details, select the currency from the list, and click Continue. Review your payment and click How do I change the payment method when I send money? 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