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How can I send money as a gift?

You can send secure gift payments to friends and family through your PayPal account. It's perfect for graduations, birthdays or any special occasion!
  1. Click Send & Request.
  2. Click Get Started under “Send a gift.”
  3. Enter the receivers name, email or phone number and click Next.
  4. Enter the gift amount and click Next.
  5. Choose a card theme and click Next.
  6. You’re done! Click Send another gift, or Take me to Summary.
  7. This gift payment will be reflected in your transaction history.
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