How do I activate my PayPal Cash Card?

You can activate your PayPal Cash Card online, or you can call us to activate it. Here’s how to activate your PayPal Cash Card using the PayPal website:

  1. Go to paypal.com/activatecard.
  2. Log in to your account and select Activate PayPal Cash Card.
  3. You may need to provide your date of birth and Social Security number as required by the USA Patriot Act.
You can also activate your PayPal Cash Card by phone by dialing 1-800-314-8298 and follow the steps to activate your card.