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Which banks can I use to top up my PayPal account?
You can top up your PayPal account with any of your local bank accounts – savings or current account.
However, UOB is currently not supported for top-up.
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Which currency can I use to top up? You can top up your PayPal account in Singapore dollars only. Which cards can I use with my PayPal account?You can use Visa, MasterCard, American Express or Discover credit cards to make payments through PayPal in Singapore. Debit cards displaying a MasterCard, Visa or American Express logo are accepted too. A debit or credit card can be registered to only one PayPal account at a time. For security Do I need to link my bank account to my PayPal account before I top up?Yes, if you're topping up from a bank account other than a DBS/POSB bank account. If you're topping up from a DBS/POSB account, you won't need to link your bank account to your PayPal account. However, when you top up for the first time, you'll need to set How do I top up/add money to my PayPal account from my bank account?You don't need to have money in your PayPal account to make a payment. As long as you've linked a credit or debit card, you can start paying with PayPal. If you want to top up your PayPal account with your bank account, you can do so from a confirmed bank Is it free to top up my PayPal account?It's free if you top up your PayPal account with your DBS/POSB bank account – PayPal and DBS/POSB bank do not charge any fee for topping up your PayPal account using your DBS/POSB bank account. PayPal doesn't charge any fee if you top up your PayPal account from How long does it take for the top-up amount to reach my PayPal account? If you top up with your DBS/POSB bank account, the top-up amount usually appears in your PayPal account within 1 to 2 business days. For other Singapore bank accounts, it may take up to 4 to 6 business days. What should I do if the top-up amount doesn't show in my PayPal account?It can take up to 4 to 6 business days (or 1-2 business days for DBS/POSB bank account) for the top-up amount to appear in your PayPal account. If you've been waiting longer than this timeframe, please contact your bank to find out if there's any issue on Which API should I use to receive payments directly from my customers?For simple one-sender-to-one-receiver integrations, PayPal recommends that you use Express Checkout via Braintree SDK or the REST API to process direct payments.Can I use a PayPal signup URL to onboard merchants to my marketplace?Important: PayPal for Marketplaces is a limited-release solution at this time. It is available to select partners for approved use cases. For more information, reach out to your PayPal account manager or contact a PayPal Partner Expert. Yes, you can do this via PayPal's URL onboarding method, if Which API should I use to split payments between receivers?You have two options available for splitting payments among multiple receivers: In a parallel payment, payment is sent to up to six receivers. In a chained payment, payment is made to a primary receiver, who keeps some of the payment and pays the rest to one or more Can I add someone else’s bank account to my PayPal account? No. The name on your PayPal account must match exactly the name on your bank account. Can I add a foreign bank account to my PayPal account? No. If you registered your PayPal account as a Singapore account, you can only add bank accounts from banks located in Singapore or in the U.S. Can I withdraw money from my PayPal account to my credit card? No. You can only withdraw money from your PayPal account to your local bank account. Can I reopen my PayPal account?No. Once you've closed your PayPal account, it cannot be reopened. You can open a new account, but it won't include your previous transaction history. What can I do if I don't have root access and want to use the PayPal PHP SDK on my host?If you want to use the PayPal PHP SDK on your host but don't have root access, you can use one of two alternatives for installing Pear (if your host can't do this for you). See the pear.php.net site for information on installing a local PEAR copy on a Can I use an email address registered with another PayPal account?No. For security reasons, PayPal only allows an email address to be registered on one PayPal account at a time.Is there a limit to the top-up amount? Yes, the maximum amount is the equivalent of $10,000 USD per transfer. Can I receive money before my PayPal account is Verified?Yes. Once you've confirmed your email address and your PayPal account is activated, you can start receiving payments without being Verified. There is no receiving limit using PayPal. However, before you become Verified, there is a limit to the amount of money you can withdraw from your PayPal Can I change my PayPal address to another country?No. The laws applicable to PayPal accounts differ by country, so you can't change your address to a country that is different from the country you used when you opened your account. If you're moving out of Singapore, you’ll need to open a new account. If you maintain
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