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?Heres how to add your Hong Kong or US bank account to your PayPal account: Go to your Wallet. Under Bank accounts, click Link a bank account. Selectthe country of your bank, and fill out the rest of the form. Follow the instructions. Why can't I add my card to my PayPal account?Here are some issues you may encounter when you add your card: Your card might not be compatible with the PayPal system. Find out the cards you can use with your PayPal account. If your card doesnt have a card verification code (usually a 3-digit code on the How do I add money to my PayPal account from my bank account?You dont need to have money in your PayPal account to make a payment. As long as youve linked a credit or debit card, you can start payingwith PayPal. If you want totop up your PayPal account with your bank account, you can do sofrom a confirmed bank 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. Heres how: Log in to your PayPal account. ClickSettings(the gear icon)at the top right corner of the page. ClickEditnext 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 buyers 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 amounts Can I have multiple PayPal accounts?You can have one Personal account and one Business account. You can add more email addresses, credit cards, and bank accounts to your account, but each account must have its own email address andbank accountinformation.How do I confirm my bank account?We confirm your bank account by sending 2 small deposits (each between $0.01 and $0.99 HKD) to the bank account you want to confirm. You first need to add your bank account to PayPal account. Heres how: Log in to your PayPal account. ClickWalletnear the top of the 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 well 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.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 Sendmoney to 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. Heres 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 doesnt 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, youll be able to choose any one as your primary bank account. Heres how: Log in to Why is my PayPal account balance negative?If a buyers or senders transaction is reversed for any reason and there is no Seller Protection Policy for that transaction the seller must reimburse PayPal for the amount of the reversed transaction, plus any associated fees incurred by PayPal. PayPal sellers are not automatically protected against transaction Can I cancel a money request or invoice that I've already sent to someone?If youve changed your mind after sending a money request or an invoice, you can cancel it before its paid. Heres how: Log in to your PayPal account. Click Activityat the top of the page. ClickCancelbeside the transaction you want to cancel. Click Yes. A payment request will
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