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How do I request payments or send an invoice?

You have 2 options to request payments from your friends or customers, even if they don’t have a PayPal account:
 
  • Send a payment request
  • Send an invoice

Here’s how to send a payment request:
 
  1. Go to SEND AND REQUEST.
  2. Click Request from friends or customers.
  3. Enter the recipient email address. You can ask the same amount from multiple people at the same time. Simply enter their email addresses separated by comma.
  4. Enter the amount and select the desired currency. You can also include a note in your request here.
  5. Review the information and click Request Payment to send the money request.

Here’s how to send an invoice:
 
  1. Go to SEND AND REQUEST.
  2. Click Create invoice.
  3. Click + Create near the top right of the page.
  4. Enter the required information on the invoice. You can send invoices for the same amount to multiple people at the same time. Simply click + Bill multiple customers and enter their email addresses, separated by comma.
  5. Review the information and click Send to send the invoice.

We’ll send your payment request or invoice to your recipient by email, and we’ll email you when this request is paid. If they don’t have a PayPal account, they can click the link in the email to sign up for an account so they can make the payment using PayPal.
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