How to Use PayPal app

  • Open your play store application and type PayPal app on the search bar located on the top of the screen. Pick the PayPal Mobile cash app and click
  • After a few minutes, the installation process will be through. Click
  • If this is your first time to use PayPal, then you will have to sign up to create an account. If that is the case, click sign up option located on the bottom right hand corner of your screen.
  • Once you click Sign up option, you will redirected to you mobile browser where you will be required to fill all information that we discussed related on how to open a PayPal account
  • If you already have an account, click the login option located on the left bottom side of your phone.
  • You will be required to fill in your Email ID and password. Ensure you key in the right details for you to proceed to the next step.
  • Once you fill all these information, tap log in option located on the bottom of your screen.
  • At times, you may be required to carry out a security check at this point. This helps PayPal to ascertain that your account is safe and that you are not a robot. Fill in the number and letters you see on the box in the order they appear and click
  • If your phone has finger print capability, PayPal will give you an option to login with your finger print. This ensures you have easy access to your account by the use a finger print. If you are not comfortable with this option, you can click Not Now option located on the left side at the bottom of your screen. If you like this option you can tap on the link your fingerprint option located on the right side at the bottom of your screen.
  • Once you tap the Link your finger option you will be required to confirm your phone finger print by placing the right finger on the fingerprint pad.
  • Your account is now set and you can use it to receive and send payments.
  • On the home screen, you have the option to link your card located on the top of your screen. Once you click it, click Add a card or bank account option located below your phone screen.
  • Choose either Bank account or credit card. When you tap either of this you will be redirected to your mobile browser for you to access the PayPal website.
  • Under this option, you can see the available account balance. The balance is located in the middle of the screen.
  • While using PayPal app, it is easy for you to see your payments, purchases and more by tapping allow appointing to the right to expand the window under your activity section located below your PayPal balance.
  • If you want to send money to someone, you can tap the send option that is located on the bottom of your screen on the left side.
  • You type the email Id of the recipient on typing bar located on the top of the screen.
  • Enter the amount you want to send. If need be, you can add a message on the box add a message located below the screen. Then click You must have enough money in your balance for this process to be successful.
  • Using PayPal app, it is easier to request payments. On the home screen, tap request option located on the bottom off your screen on the left side and enter the email of the person or business you intend to request payment from. Enter the amount, click on the add a message to accompany the request with a message. Click next option on the bottom left of your mobile screen. Once done, you will be prompted to review all the details of the recipient and amount requested. If all these information is right, click on the Request Now option located below the screen.
  • If you want to look out for any notifications, you can click on the bell icon located at the top left hand corner of your screen.
  • You can update and add more information to your PayPal account. The process is easy and straightforward. Click the settings Icon on the top right hand side of your screen. The PayPal app gives you the option of updating your own photo on your profile. Click personal information. On top of the screen you will see an avatar, click on it and you will be presented with two options; one to take a new photo or choose from the existing photo. The decision lies on you.
  • If you have finalized using your PayPal app you can tap on log out by taping log out option located on the top right hand under the settings option.

How to use PayPal to pay for Facebook ads

  • Login to your Facebook account using your preferred browser.
  • Click on the drop down icon found on the top of the screen and click settings
  • Scroll down the menu and tap on payments option that is third from the bottom.
  • Click the account settings tab located on the top of the screen.
  • Locate and click connect PayPal under payment methods
  • A new window will pop up prompting you to login to your PayPal account, enter your email and password and click log in.
  • A new pop window will appear with all terms and conditions set aside. Click agree and continue at the bottom.
  • You have now added a payment method on Facebook and it is easy for you to make payments for your Facebook ads using PayPal. The amount will be deducted from your PayPal account

How to use PayPal to pay for Netflix

  • Launch your favorite internet browser on your computer.
  • Key in the Netflix website address
  • Click sign in option located on the top right side of your computer screen.
  • Enter your password and Email ID or phone number, then click sign in to continue.
  • Click on your name and a drop down menu will appear. Scroll down and click on your account
  • Look for the blue links that appear and click on update your payment method This will load the payment information page.
  • On this page locate the PayPal symbol. Click the arrow besides it to expand the window. A box that says continue to PayPal will appear. Click on it.
  • You will be prompted to enter your PayPal email and password to sign in to your PayPal account.
  • A new window pop up explaining the charges and agree and continue option below the screen.
  • The process is successful and you can pay Netflix from you PayPal account and continue enjoying watching movies from this platform. As you have noticed there is no rocket science in linking PayPal account with this platform.

NB; Do not disclose any login details to anyone. This ensures the safety of your account.

How do I use PayPal to pay?

If you have an Android phone, you can connect your PayPal account to your Google Pay account. Then, you can use PayPal to pay in stores that accept contactless Mastercard payments. Just tap your Google Pay-enabled phone at the payment terminal when you check out.

How does PayPal work and how do you get your money?

To receive money on your PayPal account, you‘ll just need to provide the sender with one key piece of information: the email address your PayPal account is registered under. You will get an email alert when you‘ve received money. However, once you‘ve received the funds, you may want to transfer it to your bank account.

Is there a fee to use PayPal?

There’s no fee to use PayPal to purchase goods or services. However, if you receive money for goods or services (such as from selling an item on eBay), there is a fee for each transaction.

How can I use PayPal without a bank account?

You don’t need a bank account to send or receive money through PayPal. However, you do need a bank account if you want to withdraw money from your PayPal account.

Deleting your bank account from PayPal is a simple three-step process:

  1. Go to your Wallet.
  2. Choose the account you’d like to delete.
  3. Click ‘Remove bank account

What do I do if I don’t have my PayPal ID?

You can set up a PayPal account without any ID. All you need is an e-mail address. I’ve had mine with No ID for 12 years now.

Can you make a PayPal account without an ID?

Re: Paypal asking for ID which I don’t have.

That is as long as your paypal account is in your legal name and you are over 18 when you reach 180 days. Then you should get an email from paypal telling you that you can withdraw your funds.

Do you need ID for PayPal?

When you add money for the first time, we‘re required to verify your identity through PayPal’s Customer Identification Program. Verifying your identity builds stronger security for everyone in the PayPal network. It also allows you to use additional products and services, such as adding money from your bank account.

What documents do I need for PayPal?

What documents do I need to provide to confirm my identity for my PayPal account?
  • Utility bill.
  • Credit card bill.
  • Mobile phone bill.
  • Bank statement.

What are the disadvantages of using PayPal?

Disadvantages of PayPal
  • You lose your Section 75 rights.
  • PayPal charges you to receive money.
  • PayPal often freezes a user’s account.
  • PayPal may hold on to your money.

How can I use PayPal without a credit card?

Absolutely; you can make payments and receive money on PayPal without a credit or debit card. However, you will need to create a PayPal account and link your bank account to it. Then, you can transfer money from your bank account to your PayPal account and use the balance from there.

How can I use PayPal without SSN?

Currently, you can send and receive small amounts of money via Paypal without giving in your Social Security Number. At a certain threshold, they’ll stop you and request your SSN and DOB. Under the new rules, it sounds like you won’t be able to have a Cash Account at all without inputting your SSN and DOB.

How much money do I have on my PayPal account?

To check your PayPal balance, all you need to do is log into your account. You’ll find your PayPal balance on the left side of your main account page on the website, or on the primary account screen in the mobile app. But in order to carry a balance, you will need to have a Cash or Cash Plus account (most people do).

Is PayPal cash account free?

There is no fee to set up your account and get a card. We don’t charge a monthly fee and no minimum balance is required. We don’t charge for inactivity or limited use of the card. A fee of up to $4.95 will apply when loading cash to your PayPal balance at supported stores.

Do you need a PayPal cash account to receive money?

What is a PayPal Cash account? You don’t need a PayPal Cash account to continue to use PayPal itself: you can keep using PayPal to send and receive money, so long as you‘ve got a bank account and/or credit or debit card linked up.

How can I get free PayPal money?

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How do I receive money on PayPal without fees?

If you want to send money to your friends and family, there are no fees involved when you use your PayPal balance or linked bank account as your funding source. All you need to do is select the “Send Money” tab, then choose the “Personal” tab.

How do I accept money from a friend on PayPal?

With PayPal, you receive money when someone sends a payment to your email address or mobile number. Once that happens, we’ll send you a message letting you know you have money available. You can access your money from your PayPal Cash account or PayPal Cash Plus account by going to the Summary page.