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How do I open a PayPal account?

Here's how to open a PayPal account:

  1. Go to Sign Up.
  2. Choose which account type you want and click Get Started.
  3. Select your country, and enter your email address and create a password.
  4. Click Continue.
  5. Fill out the form and enter the CAPTCHA.
  6. Confirm that you've read the PayPal User Agreement and click Agree and Create Account.
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