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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. Here’s how:

  1. Log in to your PayPal account. 
  2. Click Wallet near the top of the page. 
  3. Click Link a bank under "Bank accounts".
  4. Enter your bank account information and click Continue
  5. Follow the instructions on the page.
Please note that for details of bank account information, such as bank code and branch code, please contact your bank.

After 2 to 3 business days, review your bank statement or contact your bank to find out the exact amounts of these deposits. With this information, you can complete the confirmation process online.

Here’s how to confirm your bank account:

  1. Log in to your PayPal account.  
  2. Click Wallet near the top of the page.
  3. Enter the exact amounts of the 2 deposits. For example, if the amounts you received are 0.12 and 0.07, enter 0.12 and 0.07.
  4. Click Confirm.
After you complete this process, we remove the withdrawal limits on your account.
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