Celebrating together?
Pool together.

Money Pools is the new way to collect money from friends and family quickly and easily, by creating an online page that lets people chip in for group gifts, special events and more.*

Start a PayPal Money Pool

*PayPal account is needed to create a page or to chip in.

You can use PayPal Money Pools for just about anything.

If you’re in charge of collecting money for a special event, you can set up a PayPal Money Pool for free and make it easier for everyone to chip in. It’s the smart way to collect money from friends and family.

Group gifts

Split the cost of presents with friends, co-workers and family members.


Plan a trip with multiple people and divvy up the cost without stress.

Special events

Skip the registries and ask for wedding and baby shower money instead.

How it works

1. Set up your Money Pool page

Personalize your page with a goal amount and deadline, as well as uploading a picture and summary of your pool. Share pool with a unique link or with social media.

2. Collect money securely

When your friends chip in, PayPal encryption helps keep their financial information secure along with yours.

3. Track and use

All money collected goes straight to your PayPal Money Pool account, and you can access the money whenever you want.

More reasons you'll love PayPal Money Pools:

It’s personal

There’s plenty of room to share your story on the page, so contributors can learn more about your end goal.

It’s free of hidden fees

There’s no fee to set up a page or for friends to chip in when they use their PayPal balance or bank account. A small fee applies when contributors choose to use a Visa debit or credit card.

It’s secure

Our encryption keeps online transactions guarded from start to finish, and we monitor transactions 24/7.

Make the most of your PayPal account.

Send Money

All it takes is a few taps to deliver money to PayPal users around the globe.

Gift Money

Our digital greetings let you add a personal touch to your present.

Request Money

Email text, email, or post your PayPal.Me link and get paid right away.

It’s free and easy to start collecting funds today.

Start a PayPal Money Pool