How do I confirm my email address?

When you add an email address, we automatically send an email to confirm the address. If you don't receive the email, check your spam folder, and check that you entered the correct email address.

When you receive the email:

  1. Click the link in the email.
  2. Enter your PayPal password.
  3. Click Confirm.

To resend the email from a web browser:

  1. Go to your Settings page
  2. In the 'Email' section, click Confirm beside your email address.
  3. Click Confirm this email address.

To resend the email on the PayPal app:

  1. Tap the Settings cog in the top right corner.
  2. Tap Personal Info.
  3. Tap Email addresses.
  4. Tap the email address you want to confirm, then tap Resend confirmation.