What payment methods can I use with PayPal?

With PayPal, you can use one of the following payment methods:
  • Your bank account
  • Your Visa, MasterCard, Discover or American Express card
  • If you've confirmed your identity with us, you can also use your balance.
You can select and change your preferred way to pay online whenever you want. Here's how:
  1. Click Wallet.
  2. Under Payment Methods, click the payment method you would like to make your preferred payment method.
  3. Click Set as preferred
Please note that you need to link a card or link a bank to your account before you can select it as a preferred way to pay.
 
Changing your preferred payment method will not affect billing agreements, subscriptions, or recurring payments. You can update your payment preference on billing agreements, subscriptions, or recurring payments at any time in your account.