How do I receive money through PayPal?

Receiving money through PayPal is easy! To receive money through PayPal, someone must send a payment to your email address. We'll send a message to that email address to let you know someone has sent you a payment. To receive your payment, you must open a PayPal account and confirm that email address.

If you already have a PayPal account, you'll see the recent activity on your Summary page. Click your transaction to view the details.

As soon as you receive the payment, you can transfer the funds to your bank account. With PayPal Cash account or PayPal Cash Plus account you can keep this money in PayPal and use it to send a payment.

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