Select either paying for an item. One of the most common red flags is that the buyer wants to sent you the money via your paypal email address.
The email address you use with paypal identifies your paypal account and is all someone needs to pay you.
How to let someone send you money on paypal. To send money from the paypal app. Enter the recipient s name paypal username email address or mobile number and click next. Type the amount you re sending and tap next.
From your computer here s how to send money. I gave a live link so you can see the working example of it no need for anyone to send money. Click send request at the top of the page.
Review the information and tap send now. Transfer the funds to your bank account or. I can change the amount by simply changing the value at the end of the url.
When they go to that link they see a landing page with your name on it and the amount to send to you then they go through the normal process of paying via paypal. Keep the funds in your paypal account and use your available balance to send money to friends and family or to shop online. Or you can send a money request from your paypal account to their paypal email address for them to pay.
Enter the amount choose the currency add a note if needed and click continue. How do i receive money through paypal. Enter the name email or mobile number of the recipient and tap next.
Choose your preferred payment method and tap next. Normally as the seller you are in control of the transaction it s best that you send the buyer a request for money or email invoice. However be very careful as lot of scam merchants about.