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How much do you charge to my card when confirming my debit or credit card?

Below is a list of how much we charge to cards in different countries. If we can’t determine the currency of the card or we don’t support that currency, we charge 1.95 USD to the card.

After you confirm your card, we credit the amount to your PayPal account.

• $ 1.95 USD
• $ 2.45 CAD
• € 1.50 EUR
• 1.00 GBP
• 200 JPY
• 2.00 AUD
• 3.00 NZD
• 3.00 CHF
• 15.00 HKD
• 15.00 SEK
• 12.50 DKK
• 6.50 PLN
• 15.00 NOK
• 400.00 HUF
• 50.00 CZK
• 4.00 BRL
• 10.00 MYR
• 20.00 MXN
• 8.00 ILS
• 100.00 PHP
• 70.00 TWD
• 70.00 THB


  • If you do not act to confirm your card by entering int he 4-digit code (or your card cannot be confirmed), the charge will be refunded 75 (60 days in Brazil) days from the date of the charge. Based on certain jurisdictions (such as Brazil), the credit may not actually post to your card for up to 30 additional days.
  • If you remove your card or close your account during the time frames above, the return of the credit may not process. In these instances, you  may need to contact PayPal Customer Service to have the charge refunded.
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