///How to request money via PayPal

How to request money via PayPal

One sometimes needs to request money from others in the genetic genealogy community. This is simple, as long as you have a PayPal account.

Step 1

Go to the PayPal website and click the Log In at the top right.

The PayPal Website

The PayPal Website

Step 2

Login by entering your email address and password then clicking the Log In button.

Your PayPal email and password

Your PayPal email and password

Step 3

You will be taken to the PayPal dashboard. From the top menu, select Tools.

PayPal Dashboard

PayPal Dashboard

Step 4

From the Tools menu, select Request Money.

PayPal Request Money Option

PayPal Request Money Option

Step 5

Fill out the request money form.

Enter their email address

Enter their email address

Step 6

Enter the amount of money you are requesting and a note to the person. Click the Request Money button.

Fill out the form

Fill out the form

Step 7

Check your email for a confirmation message from PayPal.

Confirmation email

Confirmation email

In the second part of this series, I will explain how to pay for a money request that is sent to you.

2017-10-11T08:43:19+00:00 October 11th, 2017|Categories: HOWTOs|Tags: |