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At the moment, PayPal doesn’t support the following currencies when a payment is made using an American Express card:
Why can’t I make a PayPal payment with my American Express card?
- Brazil Real (BRL)
- Israel Shekel (ILS)
- Malaysian Ringgit (MYR)
- Mexico Peso (MXN)
- Philippine Peso (PHP)
- South African Rand (ZAR)
- New Taiwan Dollar (TWD)
- Thai Baht (THB)
- Turkey Lira (TRY)
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In the "Currency Exchange section, select the type of Why won’t my credit or debit card payment with PayPal go through?These could be some of the reasons why your payment didn’t go through: Your card issuer might be having technical issues that prevent us from requesting an authorisation on your card. Your card issuer might block the payment for security reason as it doesn’t fit your regular spending Which cards can I use with my PayPal account?You can use the following types of debit or credit cards that are issued in India: Visa MasterCard American Express Discover Simply add a card to start sending payments using PayPal. Please note that a card can be added to only one PayPal account at a time. How do I pay in a foreign currency using my credit card through PayPal?When paying in a different currency with your credit card, you have two options for the currency conversion: Use PayPal's conversion process: We'll complete your transaction using your card's currency. You can see the conversion rate before you complete the payment. Use the credit card issuer's conversion process: Why can't I add my debit or credit card to my PayPal account?Here are some possible reasons why you failed to add your debit or credit card: Your card might not be compatible with the PayPal system. Find out the cards you can use with you PayPal accounts. Your card hasn't been activated for online and international payments. Please contact Why are my PayPal PLUS payments being declined?Your payment can be declined for any of these reasons: When a customer tries to pay with direct debit, a credit card, or a bank account that was previously registered in a PayPal account, PayPal risk analysis will probably decline the payment. Our risk analysis seeks approval for How will my PayPal payments be funded? How do I change my payment method?When you make a payment, we’ll use the funds in your PayPal balance first. If your balance can’t cover the full amount of your payment, the remaining amount will funded by the other payment method on file in your PayPal account, such as your credit or debit card. I received a payment notification email, but the payment doesn't appear in my PayPal account. Why?If you’re notified that you’ve received a payment, but you don’t see it in your PayPal account, there are a number of possibilities: You haven't provided additional information to confirm your identity with us. You'll only be able to receive payments after you've completed this step. Learn how to confirm Why is my payment from an eBay sale on hold in my PayPal account? When will it be available?When you get paid for items sold on eBay, your payment might be put in your pending balance if you’re a new seller or have a “Below Standard” seller rating on eBay, or if the payment may involve a higher level of risk. Rest assured that these funds still Why was my customer's credit card declined?Issue PayPal didn't accept your customer's credit card. An error message states, "The transaction could not be completed. Please try again" or "Credit card not accepted." Causes PayPal typically declines a credit card when: Not enough credit or funds are available on the card. The card issuer wants How do I integrate Express Checkout or PayPal Payments Pro with Mal's E-Commerce?Here's how: Click Cart Setup. Click PayPal. Select Express Checkout. Insert Primary PayPal Email. Select Option 1 for PayPal Express Checkout placement. Select Payment Capture settings and click Update Settings. Grant Permissions to Mal's in the PayPal account. Username: paypal_api1.mals-e.com See also: Mal's e-commerce SupportHow do I integrate PayPal Express Checkout Recurring Payments in Magento?To determine the version of Magento you have, log in to your Magento admin panel and scroll to the bottom of the page. The footer will display your version. For complete information on integrating PayPal Express Checkout Recurring Payments with your Magento shopping cart, see their instructions on Our technical support content has moved!To improve and streamline your support experience, we've: Moved our technical support content from www.paypal-knowledge.com to the PayPal Help Center. Moved our technical microsites to www.paypal-notice.com. Technical Support Content To search for information that was previously on www.paypal-knowledge.com, please use the search bar above. Merchant Security Roadmap To What does the status of my sent PayPal payments mean?Here are some definitions to help you understand the status of a payment you sent: Cancelled: You cancelled your payment, and the funds were credited back to your account. Cleared by Payment Review: We reviewed the transaction and the funds are in the recipient’s account. Completed: The transaction Can I withdraw from my PayPal balance to my debit or credit card?No. You can't withdraw funds from your PayPal balance to your card. However, you can withdraw funds to the local bank account you’ve linked to PayPal. Your funds will be automatically withdrawn every day to this bank account, and you can also manually withdraw your funds.
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