Can A 16 Year Old Get A PayPal Account?

Can I fake my age on PayPal?

You can’t lie about your age to get a PayPal account because it will be tied to a bank account that will have your social security number which is tied to a lot of personal info about you..

What is a PayPal student account?

The PayPal Student Account offers a way to fund your teenager’s expenses with ease. It is an easy to manage system that can instantly wire money to a teenager’s account. That is the system in a nutshell: parental PayPal account connected to student PayPal account that has a debit card attached to it.

Is making a fake PayPal illegal?

Unless you are having items shipped to you, there is no reason for someone sending you money to know your home address. As the others have said, using a fake name happens all the time on PayPal, but it is against the terms of service and is grounds for immediate suspension.

Can you have 2 PayPal accounts?

The answer is “Yes”. You can have more than one PayPal account if it’ll be one Personal account and one Business account but each account must have a separate email address and financial information. You can also upgrade your Personal account to a Premiere or Business account.

Do you need to be 18 to use PayPal?

If you are an individual, you must be a resident of the United States or one of its territories and at least 18 years old, or the age of majority in your state of residence to open a U.S. PayPal account and use the PayPal services.

How do I set up a student PayPal account?

Here’s how:Log in to your own PayPal account.Click Products & Services at the top of the page.Click View All PayPal Products.Click Student Account.Click Open a Student Account.Follow the steps to create a Student account.

Can a 13 year old get a PayPal?

According to PayPal’s rules, a person must be at least 18 to open an account as it is illegal to enter into a contract unless you are an emancipated minor. PayPal does offer student accounts to children and teenagers, but to get one, an adult would have to sign for it and act as the primary account holder.

How old do you need to be to have a PayPal account?

18 years oldIf you are an individual, you must be at least 18 years old and have full legal capacity to enter into a contract to open a PayPal account and use the PayPal services.

How does PayPal find out if you are under 18?

Paypal will NEVER EVER find out about your age. I made paypal back in 2014 when I was around 13 years old and spent money like no tomorrow without any problems. They WILL find out if they see any documents of you being under the age of 18 in this case my drivers license.