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Your new PayPal Debit Card is on its way. Learn about activation, spending limits and PIN number

Your new PayPal Debit Card will be sent in a PayPal-branded envelope, to the address you have on file. Please allow 7-10 days for your new card to arrive. If you've already received your new card, you can activate it any time online or call 1-800-314-8298.

You can also activate your new PayPal Debit Card in the PayPal app. Here’s how:

  1. Log in to the PayPal app.
  2. Click Activate.
  3. Enter the card expiration date when prompted.
  4. Click Activate Card.

What are the daily spending limits of the PayPal Debit Card?

The PayPal Debit Card has a daily spending limit of $3,000 USD and a daily cash ATM withdrawal limit of $400 USD. The card resets at 12:00 a.m. CST. 

How do I reset my PayPal Debit PIN number?

If you don't remember your PayPal Debit Card PIN number, you can reset it in your account.

Here's how to change your PayPal Debit Card PIN:

  1. Click PayPal Debit Card on your Dashboard.
  2. Click Manage Card.
  3. Click Edit in the PIN section of the tile.
  4. Enter and confirm your 4-digit PIN.
  5. Click Change PIN.

Here's how to set or change your PIN on the PayPal app:

  1. Tap Wallet.
  2. Tap PayPal Debit Card.
  3. Tap Change PIN.

Follow the steps to change/confirm your new PIN.

How can I lock and unlock my PayPal Debit Card?

If you can't find your PayPal Debit Card or want to lock it temporarily to avoid unauthorized charges, you can use the Lock/Unlock toggle in the PayPal app.

Here's how:

  1. Tap Wallet.
  2. Tap the card you want to lock or unlock.
  3. Tap On or Off

If you have a PayPal Business Debit Mastercard that needs to be locked or unlocked, you can do so by calling the number on the back of your card.

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