How do I change my backup payment method?

You can change your backup funding source or payment method before you send a payment using Send Money.
  1. Log in to your PayPal account.
  2. Click Send and Request near the top of the page.
  3. Select your type of payment.
  4. Enter the required information and click Continue.
  5. Click Change under "Payment Method".
  6. Select the backup payment method you would like to use.
  7. Click Continue.
  8. Add a message to your recipient.
  9. Review the information and click Send Money to complete your transaction.

Once you have sent a payment using Send Money, you won't be able to change your backup funding source for that payment.