In the previous article, we shared how you can link your bank account to your paypal account but this article will focus on how to link a debit/credit card to a paypal. Paypal rules differs by the account country’s of registration. Some countries paypal account requires linking a credit/debit card in order to verify the paypal account while others requires linking a bank account in order to verify the paypal account.Below are the required steps to link a credit/debit card to a paypal account:
1) Login to the account (the basic)
2) Click on WALLET
3) Click Link a card
4) Type your debit/credit card details
After clicking on “Link Card”, the card would be linked to the paypal account.
You could take a step further by confirming the newly added debit/credit card
1) On the summary/homepage, click on “see how much you can send with paypal”
2) Click remove limit, then click “link and confirm a card”
Click Continue. After clickiing Continue, paypal would charge the debit/credit card $1.95 USD or equivalent to make sure it’s yours. Paypal would refund the money into your PayPal account within 24 hours after you confirm your card with the four digits code that is attached to the transaction.