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.
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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 What is PayPal.Me?What is PayPal.Me? PayPal.Me is a faster, easier way to get paid through PayPal. Just share your very own PayPal.Me link (paypal.me/YourName) with your friends and family, and they can send you money for lunch, chip in for a group gift or any other reason they need to pay 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 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 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 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 Why is my payment being held for 21 days?If your payment is on hold or is unavailable right away, we’ll notify you via email or an alert on your Summary page. Why are my funds being held, and when will they be available? Delaying funds availability is a common industry practice we implement to help ensure How do I avoid the "Fax outstanding documentation" message when creating my Sandbox business account?Issue PayPal returned the "Fax outstanding documentation" error message when you set up your Sandbox business account. Cause Setting up a business account in the Sandbox requires a distinct SSN (Social Security Number). Entering a non-distinct SSN can trigger the message. Solution Here's how to avoid this message What is PayPal One Touch and how do I use it?PayPal One TouchTM allows you to complete purchases faster while still keeping your financial information secure. When you log into PayPal with your mobile phone or from a desktop, tablet or laptop, you can choose to stay logged-in for easier, faster checkout across all eligible merchants. After you 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 Will an email be sent to my buyer when I cancel a money request/invoice?Yes. However, you have the option to not send an email notice to the recipient. Do I need to sign up for a PayPal account to send money?Yes. To sign up and send money: Go to the PayPal website and click Send Money at the top of the page. Enter your information and click Continue. Create your PayPal account. Review your payment and click Send Money. Why is my payment from a sale on eBay on hold?When you get paid for items sold on eBay.com, your payment might not be available immediately. Your money is usually available in 21 days or sooner to ensure your buyers receive their items (Note: the money may not be released until later in the day). Your payment may What are my payment and funding options when I use my PayPal account?When you pay for something, the first thing we’ll do is check your PayPal balance to see if you have enough to cover the payment. If you do, we’ll use your balance to make the payment. If you don’t have money in your balance, you can choose to When will the hold on my eBay payment be released on my PayPal account?If your eBay payment is subject to a payment hold, the best way to get your funds released is to post quickly and use a postal service that provides tracking and delivery confirmation. Typically, you can access your payments in 21 days or even sooner if you follow good shipping 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
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