Request and receive payments

Request. Receive. Rejoice.

Need someone to pay you? Settle up with PayPal. The payment will be reflected into your PayPal account. Each day, PayPal will automatically start the process to transfer funds from your PayPal account to your linked bank account registered with us.1

Easy. Safe. Personal.


Request money in peace.1 We keep everybody’s sensitive financial info private.


Use your funds to shop online or transfer it to your bank account.1


Request money with animations, emojis, and stickers when you use the mobile app.

Speedy Setup

Friend doesn’t have an account with PayPal? No problem. They can set one up in minutes.

How to request money (in 3 simple steps)

Launch your app

Then choose Request in your feed.

Enter an amount

Choose a PayPal contact and enter the amount you need.

Customize and go

Add an emoji, sticker, or friendly note. Then, choose Request Now.

Get paid in a snap

Receive money from friends and family directly through your PayPal.Me profile.¹

Join the millions around the world who love PayPal

Easily and securely spend, send, and manage your transactions—all in one place. Download the app on your phone or sign up for free online.

Download the app on your phone or sign up for free online.

A QR code you can scan with the camera on your phone to download the PayPal app