Dear readers, do you need steps on how to open and verify PayPal account to enable you to send and receive funds in Nigeria? If yes, then please pay attention to this important article and information I will be passing across today. But before that, let us get to know what PayPal is.
PayPal is a fast and safe way to transfer and send money and to make an online payment. It is an American company that operates worldwide as an online payment system. PayPal supports online money transfers and it is also an electronic system for methods like cheques and money orders. With PayPal, you can shop and send payments with just one account. Shop worldwide with PayPal today, your email address and a password are all that you need! So my dear friends sign up for PayPal today and pay in whatever way you want with your debit cards, your credit cards, and even your bank account.
Benefits of a PayPal Account
PayPal is one of the largest and most used online payment services in the world. And for those reading this article right now, who has not made use of this PayPal service, may wonder why it so important and interesting to have a PayPal account or you may even wonder why so many people use this medium as their only way to make payments for an online purchase. After going through the following benefits of using PayPal to buy and pay online, you will certainly want to have a PayPal account and start using PayPal yourself.
Secures your credit card
When you sign up for a PayPal account, you are to include the type of credits and bank account you would want to use for your purchases in the PayPal system. After doing that you should never expose your credit card information online.
By shopping and paying with PayPal, they keep your information private so you do not have to worry about a hacker downloading your account information and data.
Send Money With Ease
When you need to send money to anyone across the world, PayPal can instantly transfer the money to them without stress. And this saves time and money.
The PayPal App
The PayPal application makes it so easy for you to shop and purchase online, transfer and send money wherever you are. You just have to visit the Apple iTunes store and search for the PayPal application and be ready to make transfers, pay bills, send money and make purchases. Wow! You have got the whole world in your hands!
PayPal will ask you to confirm a financial agreement (transaction) with a PIN but be convinced and assured that your finances are safe.
Honestly one of the best importance of using PayPal is “it is cost-free”! Yes, it is. There are no membership fees; you do not have to pay any processing fee and no service charges. How amazing! Customers using PayPal have so many advantages with the service and do not have to pay even a dime.
Now, friends, these are some benefits to using PayPal and are enough to make you give PayPal a try. And if you have not opened a PayPal account, you should create one today. It is time for you to see the lots of opportunities placed on the ground for you.
PayPal Account – How to create a PayPal account
Now I have given you the benefits of the PayPal service, let us move down to the ways you can create a PayPal account.
- Go to the PayPal website on paypal.com or open the PayPal app from your devices app store.
- Tap ‘sign up’
- Enter your email address and create your password.
Make sure that you enter a valid and existing email address because you will need it to verify your account and if you do not have an email address you have to create one.
- The next page will reveal a form you have to fill with your personal information. This is also required to create your account.
- Enter the credit or debit card you want to use
- Enter your bank information
- Apply for PayPal credit
This is optional though if you would not want to apply for it then tap ‘no thanks’.
How to Verify Your PayPal Account
The next step is verifying your account
- You have to confirm your email address. You will receive an email when you create the account. Tap the “yes, this is my email” button to confirm your email address.
- Link your bank account. For you to send money from your bank account to transfer funds, you have to link your account with PayPal. Tap the ‘link a bank’ button and get started.
Note: if the name of your bank is listed, you can enter your online bank login information to instantly link your account but if your bank is not listed, you will have to enter your account number and want for a day or two to confirm.
- Link your credit and debit card. Tap ‘link a card’ and get started.
Now you can make use of PayPal. Do not miss out on this. Like I said before, it is time for you to see the lots of opportunities put in place for you.