How to Open
a PayPal Account

First time user:
1. Go to
2. Scroll down to the bottom of the page
3. Click the blue button titled “Sign up for free”
4. Select “Personal Account” and click continue
5. Enter your information and clicks continue
6. Enter your personal information and click continue
7. Enter more of your personal information and click continue
8. Click “start using Paypal”
9. Click “transfer”
10. Click “send money”
11. Click “Send money now”
12. Enter in the “to” box:

13. Enter the amount
14. Click " I'm sending money to family or friends" (no fees if you do this and use your bank account.  There is a 3% fee if you use a credit card and/or click "I'm paying for goods or services").
Scroll down to “Payment Method” and click change.
16. Click in the right corner “Add Bank Account”
17. Enter you bank information and click continue
18. Click send


User that already has an account with Paypal:
1. Login at
2. Click on the right top side of your screen “send money to a friend” 
3. Enter:
4. Enter the amount
5. Click next
6. Select your payment method
7. Click send