How to Add Money to Your PayPal Account by Adding Funds from Your Bank | Credit Card |Debit Card

PayPal has its own name & fame in terms of making payment online. PayPal can be used to make payment through Internet especially for online purchasing that eliminate use of paper and all details to merchant (or receiver). You can add PayPal fund using your bank account or by linking to credit /debit card with PayPal account. Now a question can strike in your mind- is it simple of safe, How to Add Money to Your PayPal Account?

Yes it is simple an even very secure way to add money into PayPal account & make payment. You can also look at how to receive money into your PayPal? Now, you can go with all below steps and follow procedure –

Step 1. How to Add Money to Your PayPal Account – Login

Login into your registered PayPal account by entering valid Email-ID & password.

Click on Payment Methods tab which can see at top menu. After that you will redirected into next page, at bottom of the same page you will see option Link a card  (Can see ‘+’ Sign)

(Note– If you are an Indian,you can not be able to add money in PayPal from bank account. Only possible way adding money via Credit Card or few banks debit card that depend card types)

Almost all Indian bank credit cards are accepted by PayPal, but in case of debit card there are only few Banks debit card that work with PayPal to transfer money from bank account to PayPal account.

Here, providing name of bank and debit card type acceptable by PayPal (You should check by owns at first as this list may be not 100 percent accurate.


  • HDFC Bank (Platinum Chip Debit Card)
  • ICICI Bank
  • AXIS Bank (Chip Card)
  • Indian Bank (EMV MasterCard World)
  • Standard Chartered Bank
  • Kotak Mahindra Bank (Gold Chip Debit Card)
  • CITI Bank

Step 2​. How to Add Money to Your PayPal Account – via Linking Card

Now you are stage to add your card into PayPal account. First you need to select card type -Select your card type such as Visa, master card or other (You can see in list).

Put your details in respective column (box)

  • Card number
  • Expiry Date
  • CVV
  • Address – It will display your default address that you have mentioned at time of registration.​​​

Click on Save button to save all details into your PayPal account.

Step 3​. How to Add Money to Your PayPal Account – Error Message

As clicking on save button, PayPal verify your card & details, If PayPal accepts your credit card / debit card ( whatever you have linked) from your respective bank then a display message will flash on your screen that your credit card / debit card has added successfully. Other wise you will get a display some error message on screen.

If you have linked your Card successfully, lets know how to add money to your PayPal account

If you wish to purchase stuff online and online payment option is giving as Payment option via PayPal. In that case what you need to do is click on PayPal button.

On clicking PayPal option, you will be redirected to PayPal site. Login into PayPal with user name and password. After login, put your credit card / debit card detail such as your card number, your name , amount to be deducted will be display that will verify with existing card details. After that you may get OTP (One Time Password) on your registered mobile number with bank. Input OTP & verify all details and you are done with Payment.

Step 4​. How to Add Money to Your PayPal Account –  Via US Bank Account

If you have US bank account, it is very easy to add money into PayPal account from US bank directly. At time of PayPal account registration, you have linked your US bank account detail and it must be verified to put small test money that you got into your respective bank account, into PayPal.

Now, it is very simple to add funds-

  • Log into PayPal with your email ID & password and click on “Add Money” option that can found under your PayPal balance.
  • Select the bank account you want to transfer from and enter the amount. Click on “Add.” button. (Note – You can link more bank account with your PayPal.
  • Now you can easily make payment via PayPal to that merchants who accept PayPal in their payment option.


Now, its all done! If you having an any query, feel free to ask into comment section. Keep Sharing!


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