Question: What Happens If You Don’T Put Your Legal Name On PayPal?

Can I change my name on PayPal account?

You can change the name on your account (up to 2 characters) if it’s misspelled, and only once after creating your PayPal account.

It is not possible to change the name on your account to another person’s name.

Click Update below your name.

Select your type of name change..

How long does a name change take on PayPal?

It is not possible to change the name on your account to another person’s name. If you are making a legal or major name change, you’ll be required to upload some documentation as proof of name change. This review usually takes up to 5 business days.

How do I get PayPal Cash Plus?

You can get a PayPal Cash Plus account by applying for or enrolling in any of the features or products below:Get the PayPal Cash Card Debit Mastercard® (or the PayPal Business Debit Mastercard®)Set up direct deposit to automatically add pay checks to balance.Set up Goals to manage money being held.

Can you use a nickname on PayPal?

You can ask PayPal to change your legal name, add a “nickname” to your account, or merely correct a typo.

How can I be anonymous on PayPal?

To make an anonymous online payment with PayPal, you’ll need to register a payment card or bank account. When you make the transaction, your recipient will only see your registered name and e-mail address.

What is your PayPal name?

Your PayPal username is the email address you used to register for your PayPal account. If you use more than one email address and don’t remember the specific one you used, click Problem with login above the Log In button on the PayPal homepage (www.paypal.com.au) and follow the prompts to recover your username.

Can I receive money on PayPal without linking a bank account?

No, you only need a PayPal Personal account. If you want to transfer the money you receive, just add a bank account to your PayPal account.

Can I hide my name on PayPal?

While there’s no way to prevent PayPal from revealing a company name during a business account transaction, you can temporarily change your profile information so that the other party sees the new name.

Can I have 2 PayPal accounts?

Yes. You can have one Personal account and one Business account. You can add more email addresses, debit or credit cards, and bank accounts to your account, but each account must have its own email address and financial information.

You must use your real legal name and address. The names on your bank accounts and credit card and debit card accounts must closely match the name on your PayPal account. The addresses on the accounts must be the same as the address on your PayPal account.

What bank does PayPal use?

The Bancorp BankThe PayPal Cash Mastercard is issued by The Bancorp Bank pursuant to a license by Mastercard International Incorporated. Mastercard is a registered trademark, and the circles design is a trademark of Mastercard International Incorporated. The Bancorp Bank; Member FDIC.

How do I change my PayPal name without ID?

Hi there Puzzledd, If you do not have a photo ID we can accept a birth certificate along with a government issued letter such as your council tax bill. If your name change is down to marriage we will require a marriage certificate.

Does PayPal show your name when you send money?

When you send money for an item your seller will see your name, address and email address. This information is provided to assist with the shipping of your item. You will only see your seller’s email address as you do not need their shipping information.

Can I use a debit card on PayPal?

You can use Visa, MasterCard, Discover and American Express cards to make or send payments with PayPal. Here’s how to link a debit or credit card: Click Wallet at the top of the page.