Request money

Simply use a customer's email or phone number to request payment for goods or services.

Requesting money has never been easier

Security

Fraud protection, 24/7 monitoring & secure encryption technology make requesting money with PayPal a less stressful transaction.

No cost to request

No cost when requesting money from friends and family online with PayPal, making it easier than ever to get paid back.1

Access

When you transfer money with PayPal, the recipient can quickly recieve and access the money sent.1

Everyday payments have never been so easy

Easily request money or payments from friends or clients with PayPal and knock those everyday little tasks off your list.1

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Simplify gifting for friends & family1

No more worrying about checks getting lost in the mail or arriving late. Request money online to reduce stress and hassle.

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Download the App.

The improved PayPal mobile app is the secure way to send, receive, and access your money from almost anywhere.2

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Request money from friends and family in the U.S.1

Fees are subject to change. Learn more about fees for sending money with PayPal

Transaction fees

$0

Transaction fees within the U.S.

When friends or family send you money using their PayPal Cash or PayPal Cash Plus balance or a linked bank account.3

Card transaction fee

2.9%

per transaction within the U.S.

When friends or family send you money using their credit card, debit card or PayPal Credit.

1 An account with PayPal is required to send and receive money using the PayPal app and PayPal.me. If the recipient doesn’t have one, they can sign up for free.

2 Apple and the Apple logo are trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries. App Store is a service mark of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries.

Google Play and the Google Play logo are trademarks of Google, LLC. All trademarks and brand names belong to their respective owners. Use of these trademarks and brand names do not represent endorsement by or association with PayPal. All rights reserved.

3 Must have a business PayPal, PayPal Cash, or PayPal Cash Plus account to maintain and use a PayPal balance.