Quick Answer: Why Won’t My PayPal Payment Go Through?

Why is my debit card not working on PayPal?

If you’ve tried to link your credit or debit card to your PayPal account, but received an error message, it may be because: The billing address you’ve entered for your PayPal account is different than the one on your card statement.

After they resolve the issue, try adding your card again.

Why is PayPal not showing my credit card option sometimes?

Store owners with Paypal payments standard account often find that their customers were not able to pay with their credit card. Personal type accounts do not have this option. PayPal Account Optional (a setting in your account) should be turned on – this enables non-PayPal members to pay by Credit Card.

Why can’t I use my PayPal account?

PayPal doesn’t allow recurring payments unless you have credit cards or bank accounts linked to it, and they need to have enough funds as well. Access your PayPal account and go to the “settings” section.

Why is a PayPal payment pending?

Why is my payment pending? If you sent a payment or made a purchase that is pending or unclaimed, that means the recipient hasn’t accepted it yet. These payments will have a status of “Unclaimed” and will show in the “Pending” section of your PayPal account. If the payment is completed, you won’t be able to cancel it.