Get the most out of money transfers


At last, dinner with the crew. Transfer money in a flash while you keep the convo going.


At home or out on the town, send money online from just about anywhere. Fast.1


You have choices. Send money with a credit or debit card, PayPal balance1, or bank account.


Need a safe way to send money to someone you don’t know? We can help. Plus, get PayPal Purchase Protection on eligible items.2

Here’s how to send money. It’s easy as 1-2-3

Choose your recipient

Enter your recipient's name, PayPal username, email, or mobile number.

Enter the amount

Enter the amount you want to send and choose a currency. You can even add a personalized note.


Choose "Send". Your payment is on its way.

Personalize your payment

Add some flair to your payments with fun animations, emojis, or stickers when you use the mobile app.

Send money globally

Use our Xoom service to transfer money to over 130 countries, even if your recipient doesn’t have a PayPal or Xoom account.3

It’s your money. Choose how you pay.


transaction fees when you send to friends and family within the US from your bank or PayPal balance.1 We never charge you fees when you pay for goods and services in the US or in USD.


per transaction + $0.30 when you send money using your debit card, credit card, or PayPal Credit4 or PayPal Debit Card©.5

Per US transaction

Send. Settle. Relax.

Pitch in for concert tickets. Pay a caregiver. Help a loved one cover rent. Send money across the table or across the globe.1

Frequently asked questions

* Some banks may charge a fee for transfers. Contact your bank directly for more information.
A standard transfer to a bank account usually takes 1 business day but sometimes it may take up to 5 business days, depending on your bank’s clearing process.

Join the millions around the world who love PayPal

Easily and securely spend, send, and manage your transactions—all in one place. Download the app on your phone or sign up for free online.

Scan the code or enter your number to get the app.

A QR code you can scan with the camera on your phone to download the PayPal app
By clicking Send Link you agree to receive a text message with a link to the PayPal app. Message and data rates may apply.

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