Can I add someone else’s bank account to my PayPal account?
No. The name on your PayPal account must match exactly the name on your bank account.
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Can I add a foreign bank account to my PayPal account?No. If you registered your PayPal account as a Hong Kong account, you can only add bank accounts from banks located in Hong Kong or in the U.S.How do I add a bank account to my PayPal account?Here's how to add your Hong Kong or US bank account to your PayPal account: Go to your Wallet. Click Link a bank account under "Bank accounts". Select the country of your bank, and fill out the rest of the form. Follow the instructions. You can link up to Why can't I add my card to my PayPal account? Here are some possible reasons why you failed to add your card: A card can be added to only one PayPal account at a time. If your card has been added to another PayPal account, you can remove the card or use another card before trying again. Your How do I add money to my PayPal account from my bank account?You don't need to have money in your PayPal account to make a payment. As long as you've linked a credit or debit card, you can start paying with PayPal. If you want to top up your PayPal account with your bank account, you can do so from a confirmed bank Can I add a foreign shipping address in my PayPal account?No, you can’t add foreign addresses in your PayPal account profile. If you want the seller to ship your item to any other country, please contact your seller directly. You may add a new shipping address within Hong Kong for a transaction. Here's how to change the shipping Can I request money from someone who does not have a PayPal account?Yes. Recipients receive an email notification prompting them to sign up for an account. This feature is available for the following Website Payments buttons: Buy Now and Add to Cart buttons. Recipients can pay you with their credit cards through PayPal if you are a merchant.What if I can no longer access the email address for my PayPal account?If you know the email address and password for your PayPal account, You can log in and change the email address you use to log in. Here’s how: Log in to your PayPal account. Click Settings (the gear icon) at the top right corner of the page. Click Edit next to email address Why can't my customers choose a ship-to address other than the default address for their PayPal account?When your buyers use PayPal hosted buttons, PayPal prepopulates the Shipping Address field with the buyer's default shipping address (the address stored in their PayPal account). To enable buyers to override this setting, update your PayPal buttons to include an advanced variable that prompts the buyer to specify How do I confirm my US bank account?When you add a US bank account, PayPal will make two deposits for amounts between $0.01 and $0.99 USD to your bank account. You should see the deposits in your bank account in two to four business days. To confirm your bank account, first find out the How do I send a payment to someone’s email address?You can send a payment to anyone if you know their email address. Simply follow the steps below: Log in to your PayPal account. Click Send and Request at the top of the page. Depending on your payment type, click Pay for goods or services or Send money to How do I add additional email addresses to my account?You can add up to 7 email addresses to your PayPal account. Each email address can be added to one PayPal account at a time. Go to your Settings . Click + next to "Email". Enter your new email address. Click Add an email address and we'll send you Can I reopen my PayPal account?No, once you close your PayPal account, it cannot be reopened. You can open a new account, but it won't include your previous transaction history.My account is limited. Can I send an invoice to my buyer?No, if your account is limited, you need to go to the Resolution Centre to remove the limitation placed on your account, before being able to send an invoice to your buyer.How do I add a debit or credit card to my account?You can add a Visa, MasterCard, American Express or Discover credit card to your PayPal account. Here's how: Log in to your PayPal account. Click Wallet near the top of the page. Click Link a card under "Credit cards". Enter your information. Click Save. Note: When you add a Why did the withdrawal to my bank account fail?Most of the time, withdrawals fail because the information you entered when you linked your bank account doesn’t match the information your bank has about you. For example, the name on your PayPal account must match the name on your bank account. If your name is James Patrick How do I choose my Primary bank account?If you have linked only one bank account to your PayPal account, that bank account will automatically be chosen as the primary bank account. If you have linked multiple bank accounts, you’ll be able to choose any one as your primary bank account. Here's how: Log in to Can I cancel a money request or invoice that I've already sent to someone?If you've changed your mind after sending a money request or an invoice, you can cancel it before it's paid. Here's how: Log in to your PayPal account. Click Activity at the top of the page. Click Cancel beside the transaction you want to cancel. Click Yes. A payment request will How do I send an Instant Bank Transfer using my US bank account? When you send an Instant Transfer, money is securely transferred from your bank account to another PayPal member’s PayPal account. The recipient never sees your bank information. They don’t even know which bank you use. Here's how to send an Instant Bank Transfer payment: Log in to your Which cards can I use with my PayPal account?You can use Visa, MasterCard, or American Express to make payments through PayPal. Debit cards displaying a MasterCard, Visa or American Express logo are accepted too. A debit or credit card can be registered to only one PayPal account at a time. For security reasons, you can only
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