Why is my PayPal payment being declined?
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It's possible that the payment you're referring to has been stopped by our internal security system.
To provide one of the safest online payment services our internal security system reviews every payment before it's approved. Occasionally, we must stop a payment. This is similar to the way most banks and credit card companies work. When a payment is stopped, it's not a reflection of you or your account activities, but rather we've noticed a pattern associated with higher-than-normal risk.
To improve the chances of successful payments:
- Confirm your bank.
- Confirm your card.
- Send the payment using money in your PayPal Balance, rather than using a bank or card.
- Switch the payment method. If you tried making the payment with your bank, try again with your card, or vice versa.
Confirm your bank now.