How do I open a PayPal account?

Signing up is quick, free, and easy.

To open your PayPal account:

  1. Go to the Sign Up page.
  2. Choose the type of account you want (Personal/Business) and click Continue.
  3. Follow the steps.

Your password and email address will allow you to log in to your PayPal account. Choose a secure password with symbols, figures, and uppercase letters and don't share it with anyone or use it on any other website.