Facebook PayPal | Messenger Payments | Create PayPal Account
The Facebook PayPal is now a reality and this gave birth to the Facebook pay. This is possible after PayPal announced that customers can send and receive money on the FB messenger. So, users can now have a FB PayPal account.
However, is now fully integrated into the Facebook platform. Now, PayPal has its own page on Facebook that you can access at www.facebook.com/paypal. This will enable you to send and receive money on FB messenger via PayPal. To achieve this, you need to have a Facebook account and a PayPal account.
Cost of Creating Facebook PayPal account
Both accounts creation is free. So, once you have the required particulars, you go ahead to create your account.
So, when you create both accounts and link them, you have what is called Facebook PayPal account.
What it costs to send and receive Money on Messenger via PayPal
Some currencies are accepted on the account. As you send and receive these currencies, you don’t have to pay any money. It’s Facebook that’ll pay all the charges involved.
However, if your Paypal account is in the currency that they don’t accept, you’ll have to pay for the currency conversion on the Facebook platform. After that, you’ll have to pay a conversion fee to PayPal. You’re paying this money because it’s outside of the Facebook field.
Below is the list of the accepted currencies accepted on the Facebook platform:
- British Pound (GBP)
- Australian Dollar (AUD)
- Canadian Dollar (CAD)
- Hong Kong Dollar (HKD)
- Czech Koruna (CZK)
- Danish Krone (DKK)
- Euro (EUR)
- Hungarian Forint (HUF)
- Israeli New Shekel (ILS)
- Japanese Yen (JPY)
- Mexican Peso (MXN)
- New Taiwan Dollar (TWD)
- Norwegian Krone (NOK)
- New Zealand Dollar (NZD)
- US Dollar (USD)
- Thai Baht (THB)
- Swiss Franc (CHF)
- Swedish Krona (SEK)
- Singapore Dollar (SGD)
- Polish Zloty (PLN)
- Russian Ruble (RUB)
- Philippine Peso (PHP)
The above currencies are accepted on PayPal and FB accounts. Though, there’re other additional features for users in the US and South Africa. If you’re living in these two places, you can send money on Facebook messenger but others can’t. However, Facebook will soon fix it.
How to link your Facebook PayPal account Payal
If you don’t link you both accounts, you won’t be able to send or receive money or any payments on Facebook via PayPal. These few steps below will guide you on how to link both accounts:
- Log in to your FB account, then, open a new web and head to Facebook.com/paypal
- As soon as it loads, locate the ‘’ sign up’’ button down the cover photo or image and click on it.
- Tap the ‘’login’’ button at the top right of the page. So, if you have an account, it’ll ask you to sign up. But if you don’t have an account, you can create one from there.
- Follow the on-screen instruction and set up your account, log in to your account and link it to your Facebook account.