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How to check the paypal's current exchange rate?

I have paypal account. My base currency is AUD. I want to check the conversion rate for buying a stuff in USD. When I go to payment step they show the actual USD amount and actual AUD that will be ...
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Does this money transfer service exist? [on hold]

I need make payment to my client, He doesn't have paypal, I have only paypal and can't go into my bank in the next 3 days. Can I register with a service and add money from my paypal, then my client ...
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Getting around paypal's repeated charges

Does anyone know of a bank that will decline (not overdraft) on electronic charges? Paypal keeps bouncing off my bank account after they screwed up and double charged me. I'm in the process of ...
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What can happen if I do not pay $735 for my negative balance to PayPal?

I have a negative balance of -$735 on my PayPal account. What can happen if I do not pay $735 for my negative balance to PayPal? Please suggest me that PayPal can take any legal action to me. I am ...
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Calculating balance with my downloaded PayPal transaction history

PayPal lets you download every transaction in your account, since the account was opened, to a CSV file for you process as you wish. I wish to determine the actual account balance. I have imported ...
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how to show income from paypal as export income

I am selling herbal products from India to US on eBay and receive money via paypal. My CA said I am exporting goods so I'll get rebate in tax. When I told him I get money via Paypal he said it is not ...
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How does GST on PayPal payments work for Australian Taxation?

I am an Australian sole trader and I have recently started publishing eLearning videos to view online at a .com website that pays into my PayPal account. Purchases are in USD and my share is paid ...
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Transfer from Paypal account to NRE account in ICICI Bank

I am a Indian national and currently an NRI in another country. I have created a paypal account, added my PAN details and put in the details of my NRE account. But the transfer did not happen and I ...
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can you see the name of the person who purchased with the credit card online?

if you order something online via PayPal, can the person see the name of the person who purchased it on their credit card?
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Do I need a W-8BEN if I pay non-US citizens via PayPal?

I am getting most of my information from this page: http://www.kahnlitwin.com/blogs/tax-blog/form-1099-requirements-for-foreign-workers I pay both US citizens and non-US citizens as independent ...
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How can I view my PayPal limits when using a business account

Context I have a PayPal business account. In the following 6 months I expect my monthly income payed me via PayPal, by issuing this customer a monthly bill. I would like to prevent carefully to be ...
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MintCoin App. Do we actually get money? Is it applicable outside US? [closed]

I came across this app MintCoin which claims to give you points equivalent to some US dollars for downloading apps or watching videos. I'm wondering if it actually works or just a way to fool people? ...
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Sending Euro using USD paypal account that is funded via EUR CC/bank account

The title says it all. I want to send money to a seller in Europe, naturally he billed me in EUR, and I have a EUR credit card connected to Paypal account. However my Paypal itself is in USD. What ...
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Can I make PayPal release pending balance on personal payment sooner than 30 days?

My uncle and my brother sent me some money over paypal recently, but it says I have to wait 30 days to receive it. It was made as personal payment. Is there any way to get that money any faster? I ...
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Best way to make this transaction?

I have to pay through a bank transfer or physical money to third party, and I have my money like this: Paypal account Payoneer account. For what I understand, I can't wire transfer from neither of ...
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Move money from PayPal in different currency

I live in the eurozone and have about $13000 (USD) legal income on my PayPal balance. One of my bank accounts is in usd, but apparently PayPal only wants to transfer money in the main currency of the ...
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What is “eCheck”, exactly?

In the US, PayPal offers three way of linking a bank account with a PayPal account: eCheck, ACH, and Debit Card. When payments are sent using the Debit Card method, a fee is applied because of the ...
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Paypal - Paypal transfer, possible?

I've been using Paypal for a while now, without any problems, however I'd like to consult you on this, I need to transfer money to a third party, who doesn't currently use Paypal, so I was thinking on ...
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Paypal website donations without being a charity

I would like to receive donations on a website instead of having commercials or subscription fees. I am an individual, not a non-profit organization and will not be giving tax-deductible receipts. Is ...
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Money transfer from Paypal to my blocked VISA card? Will I get the money?

I made a withdrawal from my Paypal account to my VISA card. This VISA card is linked to my bank account and it usually takes about 7 days for money to arrive. This time my bank blocked my VISA next ...
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Can I receive a small amount of money (<5$) without pan card on PayPal in India?

I am from India. I have a PayPal account with verified phone no. and email, but I don't have pan card / debit / credit card. So if someone sends money , can I receive that money without them? I don't ...
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How can I send money to someone from India to Pakistan?

I've one friend in Pakistan who did freelance work on a website project. So, I have to pay him for it. But unable to find any gateway.
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How to transfer money from a paysafe card to Paypal or debit cards

The question is pretty straightforward but I'll put some background to it: I got a paysafecard to make a purchase from an online site that no longer supports this way of payment. I'd like to transfer ...
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Trying to transfer money from a Bank to Paypal account. Being asked for a valid Swift Code.

I gave a bank my Paypal account number, IBAN and other details to send some amount to my Paypal account, and I got a response saying that I have an invalid SWIFT CODE and the transaction failed ...
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Selling on eBay without PayPal?

Is there a reasonable way to sell on eBay without having a PayPal account and be subjected to their policies? The only way I found was by using a merchant account which requires paying $20 monthly ...
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Online accounting with Stripe/PayPal transactions

I have a small solo business where I sell services on a website. I probably have about 100 small transactions per month and people pay me with PayPal or Stripe. I have been doing accounting in an ...
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Receiving money from friend: PayPal?

I made some hotel + travel arrangements through the Net, and a friend needs to pay me back. We both have PayPal accounts, but I've never used it to receive money. So far, I only used PayPal to send ...
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Why does PayPal rely on bank card to send money to friend instead of using my bank account?

My PayPal account is linked to my bank account and the Mastercard that's linked to it. Both are verified and work fine when I use PayPal to purchase goods from the Net. Last night, I wanted to pay ...
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Why link both a bank account and a bank card to a PayPal account?

I currently have both my bank account and the Mastercard bank card linked to my PayPal account. I was wondering what is the point of having both, and what'll happen if I remove the Mastercard option: ...
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how to withdraw Paypal USD in the United States when I'm on holiday

I've some US dollars in my Irish Paypal account that I want to withdraw when I visit New York on a tourist visa in a month. Is there anyway I can do it direct from Paypal to dollars over there and ...
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What happens when PayPal overdrafts a checking account (with an ample backup funding source available)?

I recently made a large purchase with PayPal two days ago, but didn't realize that it would try billing my checking account with the whole amount rather than splitting it between my checking account (...
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What legal action can Paypal take against me if I don't pay them and I have a negative balance?

I received $500 using Paypal service from a customer for services (not a product). Paypal held my money for 21 days. The customer called their bank and stated that it was an unauthorized payment. ...
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Paypal Chargeback

I have started a software consultancy, I plan to get money from customer in US using paypal to me in India. If the customer has a dispute and I don't agree to refund back. Can paypal get money from ...
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What information do I give to my customers so they can pay me with PayPal?

If my customer want to pay me for their trip via PayPal, what do they have to know about my PayPal account? I already share my bank account in Thailand with PayPal.
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Is it acceptable to receive payment from U.S. in Indian saving bank account via PayPal?

I'm working as a MyCommerce - RegNow affiliate. I promote software/desktop utilities of various software vendors associated with MyCommerce and they pay me some commission for each sale. MyCommerce ...
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PayPal wants me to “add a bank account”, another funding source. Credit card isn't working. Why?

This is the second time in the last couple of weeks that I'm seeing the following error from PayPal. (Note: I've deliberately hidden the name of the merchant at the top.) "You cannot use this ...
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What happens to my restricted stock in the eBay & PayPal spin-off?

Currently I hold vested restricted stock units in eBay. According to the media, after the spin-off, eBay shareholders will receive a PayPal stock for each eBay stock they own. Does this applies to ...
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Is it possible to transfer money from paypal to any master card?

One of my client offers me to pay through paypal , but paypal is not supported in our country . I have a master card which is provided by payoneer . Is it possible to transfer fund from paypal to my ...
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Can I receive and spend money on PayPal without linking it to my bank account?

Two questions: Can I create a PayPal account and receive €200 (or a similar amount) without adding a bank account, credit card, or anything but my email address? Can I then use that money to buy on ...
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Accepting personal “donations” (not as a non-profit)

I develop software and games, some of my users have said they would be interested in supporting me, even though what I make is free. It seems to be that the PayPal donate button is reserved for ...
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Question about using a VISA card to withdraw money from PayPal balance

According to the following PayPal policy, https://cms.paypal.com/mz/cgi-bin/?cmd=_render-content&content_ID=ua/RecPymt_print The only way for me to withdraw money from PayPal in my country is ...
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Is it wise to use a PayPal account for donations larger than $1 million/month? [closed]

If I am about to receive multiple $5 donations that would sum up to over a million dollars per month, would it be wise to use a PayPal account? I can't confirm my nonprofit 501(c)(3) status and I don'...
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Sending money from India to US - What are the PayPal charges that applies

I have a PayPal account in India. And due to our banking regulations we cannot use PayPal for personal payments. I need to send some money over to a PayPal account in the US, and I have been asked to ...
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Should I have separate business and personal accounts for my start up?

I have a personal active PayPal account. I am about to start a small web development company. I have googled to learn about making and receiving on line payments like if I want to register a domain ...
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Can't pay with PayPal balance, only shows credit card to pay with

I have about $460 USD in my PayPal balance, and my account is verified. I tried to order a flight for about $400, but the only option PayPal provided is to pay from credit card. I called the flight ...
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How to transfer money to an account on Cyprus as quick as possible

I am a Russian resident currently living on Cyprus. I should provide to local authorities a bank guarantee showing a reasonable amount of money. I know about finances literally nothing, so I was ...
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Is chargeback possible with Paypal transactions, if no receipt of products/services?

Someone sent me several hundred U.S. dollars Paypal for in exchange for services. This was a verbal agreement, and there was no receipt. I have decided not to fulfill my end of the agreement, but want ...
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IRS Rules for Canadian with US Bank Account

I am Canadian and live in Canada. I have an online business and customers pay me through PayPal in USD. My sales are transferred from PayPal to a USD account I hold with a US Bank in the U.S.From ...
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How can I find a checking account that allows for automated transfers of dynamic amounts?

Paypal provides a service called "auto-sweep" that allows you to regularly, automatically transfer the entire balance of your Paypal account into a linked bank account. Automated transfers of a fixed ...
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Receiving money from Paypal via a friend in different country

Paypal doesn't support my country yet, but I want to open a small ecommerce site to accept payment from paypal. Can a friend living in a different country (may be US, Canada, Australia etc.) accept ...