How do I delete the PayPal Key from my account?

You can remove your PayPal Key from your account at any time using the PayPal website or app. Here’s how:

PayPal website

  1. Click Wallet at the top of the page.
  2. Click PayPal Key on the left-hand side of the page.
  3. Click Delete this key.
  4. Click delete key to confirm.
PayPal app
  1. Tap the Settings icon in the upper right-hand corner of the app.
  2. Tap PayPal Key.
  3. Tap Delete this key.
  4. Tap Delete this key again to confirm.
  5. Tap Done.
Tips:
  • Merchants may still process pending transactions on your PayPal Key.
  • Once you delete the PayPal Key, you won’t be able to use it for any new transactions.
  • If you saved the PayPal Key to your browser or used it for any recurring payments, you’ll need to remove the Key from your browser or merchant websites.
  • If you change your mind later, you can create a new PayPal Key in your account.