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How do I change my password?

If you know your current password, you can change it from your PayPal account profile page. Here's how:

  1. Log in to your PayPal account.
  2. Click the Profile icon next to "Log out."
  3. Click Change beside Password/Security questions.
  4. Select Password.
  5. Click Edit. You may be required to confirm your account information.
  6. Enter your current password and your new password.
  7. Click Save.

If you do not know your current password, you can create a new password by confirming your identity. Here's how:

  1. Go to the PayPal homepage.
  2. Click the question mark in the email login box.
  3. Select I don't know my password.
  4. Enter the email address registered on your PayPal account.
  5. Enter the characters shown in the image in the text box.
  6. Click Continue.
  7. Follow the instructions on the screen.
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