I did it on the couch

Linking a credit, debit or bank account to PayPal is so easy, you can do it anytime, anywhere. You can then enjoy faster and safer checkouts, without worrying about keying in your financial details every time.

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Link a credit, debit card or bank account to PayPal in 3 simple steps.


Log in and click Wallet


Click + Link a card under "Credit and debit cards”


Fill in your card details, and click Save

You can transfer money to your PayPal account from your bank account. See instructions.

Note: When you add a card, you may be notified of a 1 USD charge to your card. The charge on your card is temporary to confirm if your card is ready to use with PayPal. It usually takes a few minutes to receive the refund back to your card but it can take up to 30 days depending on your card issuer.

Benefits of linking a card to PayPal.

Faster & easier

Save time on checkouts as you never have to worry about keying details over and over again.

Safer & secure

Your payment details are stored on a secure site so your full personal financial data is never shared with online merchants.

Earn as you shop

If your card provides rewards points for spending, you can still earn those points when you used your linked card with PayPal*. *Reward schemes may differ when using PayPal. Please refer to your credit card provider for details.

Enjoy the faster, easier and safer way to pay today.

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