How to Link a Debit Card or Credit Card to PayPal Account

Hi I'm Max Dalton, and in this video I'm going to talk through how to link a credit or debit card to your PayPal account

Linking a credit or debit card to your PayPal account makes it possible for you to easily send money to someone else through PayPal, and then charge it to that card Additionally, if you link a debit card to your account, you'll be able to instantly transfer funds from your PayPal account to the bank associated with that debit card if you pay a very small fee Finally, if you're not able to link your credit or debit card to your PayPal account, it may be because someone else has already linked it to their PayPal account This video will cover how to link a credit or debit card to your PayPal account through both the PayPal website and the PayPal mobile app And now, let's walk through how to link a credit or debit card to your PayPal account through the PayPal website

Step 1 Open your Web browser and navigate to paypalcom Step 2 Click "Log In" in the upper right section of your screen

The Log In screen appears Enter the email address and password associated with your PayPal account, and then click "Log In" Your PayPal home screen appears Step 3 Click "Wallet" in the row of options that appear in the upper left corner of the screen

The Payment Methods screen appears Step 4 Click "Link a Card or Bank" that appears in the Payment Methods drop-down menu on the left side of the screen The Link a Payment Method screen is displayed Step 5

Click "Link a Debit or Credit Card" The Link a Card screen appears Step 6 Enter the number, expiration date, and security code associated with the credit or debit card you want to link to your PayPal account, and then verify the billing address associated with your PayPal account Click the blue "Link Card" button after verifying your information

A screen with a green check mark appears confirming that your credit or debit card is now successfully linked to your PayPal account Step 7 Click the blue "Done" button You'll be returned to the Payment Methods screen, where you'll now see the credit or debit card that you added appear in the Payment Methods section And now, let's walk through how to link a credit or debit card to your PayPal account using the PayPal mobile app for Apple and Android smart devices, such as the iPhone, iPad, or Google Pixel

Step 1 Launch the PayPal mobile app on your smart device, and then log into your account if prompted Your PayPal home screen will appear Step 2 Tap the "Settings" icon in the upper right corner of your PayPal account home screen

The Settings icon looks like a gear A menu screen appears Step 3 Tap "Banks and Cards" at the top of the list of options in the menu The Banks and Cards window appears

Step 4 Tap the "+" sign in the upper right corner of the Banks and Cards screen A menu flys up from the bottom of the screen Step 5 Select "Debit or Credit Card" in the menu

The Link a Card screen appears Step 6 Enter the number, expiration date, and security code associated with your credit or debit card using the onscreen keyboard as prompted Then, confirm your billing address, and tap "Link Card" at the bottom of the screen You'll return to the Banks and Cards screen

A message will briefly appear along the top of the screen confirming that you've successfully linked your credit or debit card, and you'll also now see the card you linked appear in this list Congratulations! You've successfully linked a credit or debit card to your PayPal account Thanks for watching Click the video link on the right side of the screen to check out another video Click the logo on the left side of the screen to subscribe to this channel to see more great videos like this one