Step-by-Step Guide for Freelancers – How to connect your PayPal account to PayMaya

Step-by-Step Guide for Freelancers – How to connect your PayPal account to PayMaya

If you’re a freelancer who gets paid via PayPal, you’d want an easy way to withdraw your money, and you can, by connecting your PayPal account to a PayMaya Virtual Debit Card. Here are the seven steps to make that happen.

Step 1

Download and install the PayMaya app on your iOS or Android mobile phone.



Step 2

Open the PayMaya app and take note of your Visa virtual credit card number.


Step 3

Login to your PayPal account and click on “Get Verified”.


Step 4

Enter your PayMaya Visa Virtual Card details and click on “Continue”.




Step 5

PayPal will provide next steps instructions to complete the verification.  At the same time, you will receive an SMS with the PayPal code needed to verify the account.




Step 6

Go back to “My Account” and click on “Get Verified” again.


Step 7

Enter the 4 digit numerical code from the SMS you received and click on “Confirm Card”.

That’s it. Your PayPal account is now verified – you can now receive payments made to your PayPal account and you can also make purchases online using your PayMaya Virtual Debit Card.


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