What information is required to open a Personal PayPal account?

To open a Personal account, you need to provide your first and last name, address, phone number, and email address.

For your protection, you’ll create a password for your new account and select 2 security questions.

After you sign up for an account, you can start receiving money right away. If you'd like to send money to family and friends, simply add a payment method, like a debit or credit card, or a bank account.