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What is the difference between my postal address and my billing address on my PayPal account?
Your postal address is the address where you reside in Singapore. Your billing address is the address to which your credit card bills are sent.
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How do I change the postal address on my PayPal account?Here's how to update the postal address on your PayPal account: Go to Settings. Click Manage all addresses under "Address". Click Update under the address you want to change. Enter your changes and click Change Address. You can’t make any changes to your primary street address. Instead, you 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. How do I confirm the email address on my PayPal account?Here's 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. We'll send you an email with a confirmation link to the email address. Open the email and click Confirm My Email Address. How do I change the primary email address on my PayPal account?You can use the primary email address on your PayPal Singapore account to receive payments and our notifications. If you want to change your primary email address, there must be at least one other email address on file. If necessary, you can add and confirm a new email What is the primary difference between REST and Classic APIs?REST APIs are built around the OAuth framework and are designed for environments, such as mobile platforms, where OAuth is required. REST APIs: Contain a more simplistic authorization scheme. Use HTTP verbs and a RESTful endpoint structure. Use OAuth 2.0 as the API Authorization framework. Format request and What if I can no longer access the email address for my PayPal account?If you can't access the email address for your PayPal account, you can add another email address to your account and set it as primary. This way you'll be able to use this new email address to log in and receive notifications. Here’s how to add and confirm a new What is the Payouts API and how do I enable it on my account?The Payouts API is a fast, convenient way to send commissions, rebates, rewards, and general disbursements. Use the Payouts API to make PayPal payments to multiple PayPal accounts in a single API call. You can specify the recipients by using their PayPal email addresses, phone numbers, or encrypted What if the name on my PayPal account and bank account are different?To ensure successful transfers and withdrawals, the name on your PayPal Singapore account should match the name on your bank account. If the name on your bank account differs in any way, check with your bank to make sure that transfers will go through. If they won’t, you’ll What is the difference between IPN and eBay checkout versus third-party checkout?eBay auctions and IPN The payment option path a customer takes to make an eBay payment dictates the information PayPal sends to the seller, as well as the format of the information for Instant Payment Notification (IPN). The rest of this page explains the differences between payments made Why can't my customers choose a ship-to address other than the default address for their PayPal account?When your buyers use PayPal hosted buttons, PayPal prepopulates the Shipping Address field with the buyer's default shipping address (the address stored in their PayPal account). To enable buyers to override this setting, update your PayPal buttons to include an advanced variable that prompts the buyer to specify How do I edit the billing address linked to my credit card?Here's how you can change the billing address for your debit or credit card: Log in to your PayPal account. Click Wallet near the top of the page. Select the card to update and click Edit. Enter the required card information. Under "Billing address", select either an existing What if I forgot my email address?Here's how to recover your email address: Click Log In at the top right corner of the page. Click Having trouble logging in?. Click Forgot?. Select "I don’t know what email address I used". Enter up to 3 email addresses you may have used to log in to your PayPal account. Enter What are reserves? Why is there a reserve on my PayPal account?A reserve is a balance amount temporarily held in your PayPal account. It helps make sure that you’re able to cover potential transaction losses from chargebacks, claims or payment reversals filed by your buyers, where no other funds are available. The reserved amount will be unavailable for use How do I change the name on my PayPal account?We can help you change the name on your account if it's misspelled or if you've legally changed your name. However, it is not possible to change the name on your account to another person's name. Here’s how to request for a name change on your account: Log How do I replace my email address in a non-hosted, unencrypted PayPal button with my Merchant Account ID?Here's how: Log in to your PayPal account. Click Profile > Profile and settings.. Ensure you are on the My business info option in left column. Copy your Merchant Account ID. Open the HTML code of the PayPal button in your website and replace your PayPal account email What's the difference between Standard Rate and Merchant Rate?The Standard Rate is the basic transaction fee for sellers receiving payments through PayPal. Merchant Rates are determined based on sales volume from the previous calendar month. Here's how to view and apply for the Merchant Rates: Log in to your PayPal account. Click Merchant fees under "Selling 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 How do I remove an email address from my PayPal contact list or address book?You can add, edit, and delete contacts from your PayPal address book within the Invoice Settings area of your PayPal account. Here's how to access your PayPal address book: Go to Send and Request. Click Create invoice. Under "Settings", click Address book. Click the contact you would like to 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
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