How do I add a U.S. bank account to my PayPal account?

In some countries, adding a U.S. bank account option may not be available.

Here's how to check if adding a U.S bank account option is available in your PayPal account:

  1. Click Wallet near the top of the page.
  2. Click Add a bank account, and you'll be able to see if there is an option to add a U.S. bank account.
 
If you see an option to add the U.S. bank account (please make sure it's not a virtual bank), simply follow the steps below:
  1. Select the U.S. bank account type.
  2. Enter your bank account information, and click Continue.
  3. Click Add Bank Account.

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