How do I confirm my bank account?

You need to confirm your bank account before you can use it to make payments or move money into your PayPal 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.
The random deposits are temporary and will eventually be debited from your bank account statement.

Two Deposits:

One Withdrawal:


For your convenience, you can also 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. We'll match this information with your bank to confirm your account ownership. Once this information is entered correctly, your bank account will be confirmed instantly.

See where you can find the PayPal code to link and confirm a card.