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How do I confirm my bank account?

Here's how to complete the confirmation process online:
  1. Click Wallet at the top of the page.
  2. Click the bank you want to confirm.
  3. Enter the exact amounts of the 2 deposits made to your account, then click Submit.
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Confirm your bank account now.

The random deposits are temporary and will eventually be debited from your bank account statement.

Two Deposits:

One Withdrawal:


You need to confirm your bank account before you can move money into your PayPal account.

If you're in a hurry, you can confirm your bank instantly. Look for the "Confirm Instantly" button on the confirm bank page. You will need to enter your user ID and password for your online bank account. This information is not stored in our system and is used to match up with your banking institution to confirm ownership. Once this information is entered correctly, your bank account will be confirmed instantly.
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