No. Money pools are used to collect money from friends and family. All the contributions you receive through your pool are considered personal payments. They’re not eligible for Buyer Protection and all contributions received must be in line with the PayPal User Agreement and Acceptable Use Policy.
Can I use a money pool to collect money from customers?
If you want to get paid for items or services you sell, you can send a money request or an online invoice, or set up your unique PayPal.Me link for customers to pay you back easily.
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Money pools overview and frequently asked questionsMoney pools are an easy and fast way to collect money with friends. Whether you need to raise money for a holiday, a group gift, or for regular shared expenses, just create a pool in your PayPal account and share it with your friends and family. People can Who can view my money pool?Your money pool is visible to anyone who has the pool link, i.e. anyone you or your friends have shared it with. No one will be able to find your pool via a search engine. If you choose to display your contributor details, their contributions will be visible How do I tell people about my money pool?You can share your money pool with friends and family by texting, emailing, or posting the link to social media. You can copy the link from your pool’s page, or get it from the “Share your pool” box on the right-hand column of the money pool.How do I end my money pool?Your pool will close itself on its end date. You can also end it earlier following the steps below: Click your pool on your Account Summary. Click Manage Pool in the top bar. Click Edit Pool. Click Edit beside the end date. Click End Pool Now. After the Can I get a refund for a contribution I made to a money pool?If you need a refund, please contact the pool’s organiser to arrange. Please note that your contribution is a personal payment and isn’t eligible for Buyer Protection. It’s between you and the pool’s organizer to resolve any disputes. Here’s how to find the pool organiser’s contact information: Go Can I withdraw money from my PayPal account to my credit card?No. You can only withdraw money from your PayPal account to your bank account. Can I request money from someone who does not have a PayPal account?Yes. The person you’re asking for money from will receive an email notification prompting them to sign up for an account. They can also pay you with their credit card if you are a merchant. How do I contribute to a money pool? Any fees?Contributing to a Pool is easy. Just click Chip In on the pool page, then follow the instructions to send money. Your contribution will be sent as a personal payment in the default currency of the organiser’s account. A currency conversion fee may apply if you contribute in How do I extend the duration of my money pool?People can only contribute to your money pool before the end date. However, you may extend your pool’s end date any time before the end date is reached. Here’s how to extend the end date of your pool: Click your pool on your Account Summary. Click Manage Pool How do I refund the contributors of my money pool?Here’s how to refund your pool contributor: Go to your Activity. Find the payment you want to refund. Click Refund next to the payment and follow the instructions. Because the money is sent from your balance, neither of you will pay a fee (subject to currency conversion fees Will any of my account information be shared when I create a money pool?No information is shared without your consent. The only information available publicly through your pool is your profile photo (if you have one), and the name associated with your PayPal account. This information is shared to reassure your friends and family that they’re sending money to the correct person.Questions about eBay and PayPaleBay and PayPal are now separate companies. Although we’re no longer part of the same group of companies, we remain committed to our customers. You may find answers to most of your eBay questions in the eBay Help Centre. Here are links to some of the more commonly 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 Can I add and withdraw money with the Business app?While you cannot add money to your PayPal balance from the Business app, you can withdraw money to a bank account. From the app, tap Money and then tap Transfer to Bank. You can transfer any amount to your bank. If you'd like to add money to Why can't I send money with my credit card?There are a few reasons why you might not be able to send money with your credit card: You may have reached the sending limit for your credit card. Log in to your account and click View beside 'Sending and Withdrawal Limits' to find out. You may have What’s the difference between the PayPal (Consumer) app, the Business app and PayPal Here?We built our apps with our various customers in mind and each of our apps best suits a particular customer’s needs. You might only need to use one app or all three. It all depends on your needs. The Consumer PayPal app is primarily for consumers. People use How do I withdraw money from my PayPal account to my bank account?You can withdraw money from your PayPal account to your bank account. Here’s how to withdraw money from your PayPal account: Go to your Wallet. Click Transfer Money. Follow the instructions to complete your withdrawal. Note: It takes 3 to 5 business days to complete the withdrawal. You Can I cancel a money request or invoice that I've already sent to someone?If you've changed your mind after sending a money request or an invoice, you can cancel it before it's paid. Here's how: Log in to your PayPal account. Click Activity at the top of the page. Click Cancel beside the transaction you want to cancel. Click Yes. A payment request will Do I have to add money to my PayPal account to use PayPal?No, you don't have to. You can use your bank account, your Visa or MasterCard credit or debit cards to send money and make payments. Get started with PayPal Australia.
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