How to merge two PayPal accounts?

How to merge two PayPal accounts

Can we combine the settings option and money between two PayPal accounts? Do you know if PayPal doesn't have any features or not?

Yes, Paypal doesn't have such a feature or option. But, we've one workaround that can resolve your issue. So, Let's get started with this tutorial!

    How to merge two PayPal accounts?

    Paypal doesn't allow consumers and sellers to merge or combine the two different PayPal accounts into a single account.

    But, we can merge or combine money from two PayPal accounts and close another one.

    Merge money between two PayPal accounts

    First, decide in which account you want all the money.

    I. Login to your Paypal account from where you have to transfer the money

    II. Copy the transfer link from the deposit account and transfer the money into that account

    III. This will merge your money into one account. You can use any option like request payment, sent payments, use invoices, or estimate methods to merge the money between two accounts

    Different ways of payments and transactions in paypal

    Close the PayPal account

    We have transferred the money from our PayPal account to our main PayPal account. Now, we have to close that account which we don't need anymore.

    I. Open a Paypal account from where you've transferred money

    II. Select Account settings

    III. Navigate to Account preference under ACCOUNT & SECURITY

    Paypal account settings - close account

    IV. Here you'll find the Close account link

    Use that link to get the account closed and you will get an email from PayPal regarding the account closure.

    Can I have 2 personal PayPal accounts?

    No, you can't PayPal doesn't allow us to keep 2 personal PayPal accounts. Especially if you are from the US, you'll need the SSN to open a new PayPal account.

    You can't create a new personal PayPal account if you have already created one using the same SSN.

    But, you can have 2 different PayPal accounts, one Personal and another Business account.

    So, the answer is you can have 2 PayPal accounts but not 2 personal PayPal accounts.

    Can we use multiple email addresses for one PayPal account?

    PayPal users can able to add as many email addresses to do transactions from their single account.

    Can we get PayPal notifications for multiple emails?

    No, we can't get PayPal notifications for multiple emails. It will mark all PayPal email notifications as Spam. But, you will get the option to choose a specific email to get notified from paypal.

    How many PayPal accounts can be linked to one bank account? Can you have two PayPal accounts with the same bank account?

    You can link a bank account to a maximum of 2 PayPal accounts. But, the account should be like one personal account and another business account.

    If you'll try to add more bank accounts to that PayPal account, you'll get an error message like "Sorry, that bank is already linked to the maximum number of paypal accounts."

    Also read - How to unlink my bank account from PayPal - 2022 method?

    Can you have 2 PayPal accounts with the same debit card?

    Can you use the same debit card on two PayPal accounts? The answer is Yes. Just like one Bank account can be linked to multiple PayPal accounts, you can link one Debit card to multiple PayPal accounts.

    Can you have 2 PayPal accounts with the same name?

    Yes, you can create 2 PayPal accounts with the same name. You can have the same name on your personal account and business paypal account.

    But, you can't create 2 personal or 2 business paypal accounts with the same name.

    Can husband and wife have separate PayPal accounts? and can we merge their PayPal accounts?

    Yes, the Husband and wife can have separate PayPal accounts, if their bank account is not a joint account. Both of the accounts should be a link with separate bank accounts.

    We can combine the husband and wife's bank accounts using the given method. First, choose any on the paypal account from husband and wife, then remove his/her bank account from that paypal account.

    Then, add their joint account to that PayPal account and transfer the money from another account to this account. You've merged both accounts into a single PayPal account.


    From the above article, we've concluded that you can't merge the 2 PayPal accounts into a single one. 

    But, you can merge its money and settings into one account. After that, you can close the other bank account which is no longer needed.

    This is the simplest and most practical way to merge or combine two PayPal accounts.

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