Security

Help protect yourself.

Although buying and selling is safer and easier when you use PayPal, every online experience still carries some element of risk. In this section, we’ll cover the most common threats, including why they happen and how to help prevent them.


Protect yourself from scams and identity theft

Protect yourself from scams and identity theft

The more you know about online security, the better protected you are against threats. In this section, you’ll find tips and suggestions that every PayPal user should know.

Selling securely: how to prevent fraud and losses

Selling securely: how to prevent fraud and losses

As a business owner, learning how to avoid losses is beneficial to you. Here are some simple and effective tactics you can use to help prevent or minimize losses.