Lots of people use their bank accounts with PayPal-and so can you
Did you know that more than 30 million* people have linked their bank accounts to their PayPal accounts?
You can, too. When you pay with PayPal, you're 100% protected against unauthorized payments sent from your PayPal account. Plus, you'll shop smarter. Spend only the money you have, and stay in control of your finances.
Linking your bank account to your PayPal account is the easiest way to get Verified. It lets us confirm that you own your PayPal account. And it makes the PayPal network more secure for everyone.
You can also log in to your PayPal account, and click Get Verified on your Account Overview.Why should I get Verified?We place initial limits on all accounts to increase security and prevent fraud. Once you link and confirm your bank account, your PayPal account will be Verified and you'll be able to make as many payments as you like with PayPal.To see your limits, log in to your PayPal account and click View Limits on your Account Overview.* PayPal internal data as of Nov. 2009.