Ask our Business Community
Get started and join the conversation to use PayPal for business in the Headstart Community.
Do I need to confirm all cards in my PayPal account?
Here's why you should confirm every card you add to your PayPal account:
- Linking and confirming your card limits the risk of stolen cards and fake identities.
- Once you confirm your card, the sending limit on that card is removed.
We’re sorry, the page you’re looking for is no longer available. Please try your search again in our Help Center if you have a question or want to contact us.
How do I confirm my US bank account?When you add a US bank account, PayPal will make two deposits for amounts between $0.01 and $0.99 USD to your bank account. You should see the deposits in your bank account in two to four business days. To confirm your bank account, first find out the amounts Why do I need to verify my PayPal account?Verification lifts the withdrawal limits on your PayPal account. Once youve reached the withdrawal limit, you need to verify your PayPal account if you want to continue withdrawing money. How do I verify my PayPal account?By getting verified, youll not only gain more credibility with your sellers and buyers, but also remove the withdrawal limit on your account. You can verify your PayPal account by adding and confirming your bank account or credit or debit card. When your account is verified, the withdrawal Do I need to link my bank account to my PayPal account before I top up?Yes, if youre topping up from a bank account other than a DBS/POSB bank account. If youre topping up from a DBS/POSB account, you wont need to link your bank account to your PayPal account. However, when you top up for the first time, youll need to set How do I confirm the bank account linked to my PayPal account?To get verified by confirming your bank account, you first need to add your bank account to your PayPal account. Heres how to add your bank account: Go to Wallet. Click Link a bank account. Enter the requested information and then click Agree and Link. Well then deposit How do I confirm the email address on my PayPal account?Heres how to confirm your email address: Go to Settings. Under Email, click on the email address you want to confirm. Click Confirm this email address. Well send you an email with a confirmation link to the email address. Open the email and click Confirm My Email Address. Can I request a new PayPal code to confirm my cards?Yes. If youve lost or are unable to locate your confirmation code on your card statement, you can request a new one. Heres how to request a new PayPal code to confirm your credit card: Go to Wallet. Click on the card you requested to confirm. Click Get Which cards can I use with my PayPal account?You can use Visa, MasterCard, American Express or Discover credit cardsto 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 Why do you need my postal address when registering a PayPal account? PayPal needs your postal address because we use it as your default billing address. In addition, some credit card companies use your postal address for authentication purposes, even if you have a different billing address. Why do I have to link and confirm my debit or credit card with my PayPal account?Linking and confirming your debit or credit card helps protect your account: It increases security within the PayPal community. It confirms your identity and verifies that you own the card associated with your PayPal account. It limits the risk with stolen credit cards and fake identities. When you Can customers pay with PayPal across all merchants in my marketplace, if some merchants don't have PayPal accounts?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, but a merchant without an account must complete PayPal signup How do I confirm a debit or credit card that I've linked to my PayPal account?To confirm your credit card, well charge your card 3 SGD to generate a unique 4-digit PayPal code on your card statement. Youll need to find the code on your card statement and enter it on the PayPal website. The charge will be refunded to your card once What is PayPal.Me?PayPal.Me is a faster, easier way to get paid through PayPal. Just share your unique PayPal.Me link with your customers. They can simply tap on your link, type in the amount and confirm to pay. They dont even have to know your email address or install the PayPal What if I failed to confirm a debit or credit card on my PayPal account?If the PayPal code is entered incorrectly 5 times, the credit card is disabled from the PayPal system. Please contact us to reset it. After you re-add this card to your account, you can request PayPal code again to confirm your card. How do I close my PayPal account?You wont be able to re-open your PayPal account once its closed. You can keep it open if you mayuse PayPal in the future. There is no fee to keep your account open and you can use it as often or as little as you wish. When an How do I close my PayPal account?Heres how to close your PayPal account: Log in to your PayPal account. Click Settings(the gear icon) near the top right corner of the page. Click Close your account under Account options. Follow the instruction to close your PayPal account. How do I confirm my mobile device within PayPal's mobile app?Heres how: Using your mobile device, log in to your PayPal mobile app. (See PayPals mobile apps page for complete mobile options.) Select Settings (cog in upper right corner) Personal Info Phone numbers. Click the device where Unconfirmed is displayed. Click Confirm Phone. Youll receive a text message How do I add a bank account to my PayPal account?Heres how to add your Singapore orUS bank account to your PayPal account: Go to Wallet. Under Bank accounts, click Link a bank account. Select the country of your bank and fill out the rest of the form. Follow the instructions. Do I need a Braintree account to use Express Checkout via Braintree SDK?No, you dont have to sign up for a separate Braintree account to use Express Checkout via Braintree SDK.
Related articles are currently unavailable
Video is not available
You were logged out to help protect your account.