Send money to friends and family from wherever you are

Want to send money securely, easily, and quickly? Just reach for your mobile phone. No cash, checks, ATMs, or hassle.

Ready to try it? On your phone, visit mobile.paypal.com, log in, and fill out the form. Your friend will get a text message saying you sent money.

Send a gift, split a bill, pay team dues – just by sending a text message.

Ready to try it? Activate your phone and start texting.

  1. Send a text to 729725 (PAYPAL). Include the amount and the phone number or email address.
    Examples:
    • send 10 to 4085552388
    • 10 4085552388
    • send 10 to joe@domain.com
  2. We’ll call or text you to confirm the payment.
  3. Your friend will get a text message saying you sent money – and how she can get it if her phone isn’t activated for PayPal Mobile.

Get paid faster with the push of a few buttons.

Ready to try it? Activate your phone and start texting.

  1. Send a text to 729725 (PAYPAL) with the amount and the phone number. (Example: get 5 from 4085552388.)
  2. Your friend gets a text request for money. When she confirms the payment, you get paid.