How do I send money as a gift?

You can send secure gift payment to friends and family through your PayPal account. It's perfect for graduation, holidays, birthdays or any special occasion. Here's how:

  1. Go to Send & Request.
  2. Click More.
  3. Under 'Send a gift', click Send Gift.
  4. Enter the name, email or phone number and click Next.
  5. Enter the gift amount, select the currency and click Continue.
  6. Choose a card theme and click Next.
  7. Add a note and click Save to finish. This gift payment will be reflected in your transaction history.
  8. Click Send another gift, or Take me to Summary.