PayPal Gift Card – PayPal offers both electronica and plastic gift card. The PayPal electronic gift card are used for every online gift card shopping.
The major difference between a PayPal electronic gift card and a plastic gift card is that the PayPal electronic gift card comes in form of a code sent via an email address, while the PayPal plastic gift cards are sent via post.
You can only buy PayPal gift cards in the same country you registered for a PayPal account. You can purchase a PayPal plastic gift card from iTunes, Dominos pizza, best buy and more.
For every purchase of PayPal gift cards, PayPal accepts prepaid gift cards that have visa, MasterCard, American Express, and Discover logo on the gift card. If you already have a PayPal account, you can add your prepaid gift card to your PayPal wallet during the checkout process.
Buy PayPal Gift Cards using a prepaid gift card
To order for PayPal gift cards, follow the steps below;
- Visit a PayPal store within U.S.
- Go through the different ranges of PayPal gift cards listed and select the gift card you will like to buy.
- Choose a gift card value.
- Log in to your PayPal account if you already have an account to complete the checkout process.
During the checkout process, enter the prepaid card details make sure the prepaid gift cards you selected has excess balance to cover the total amount of your gift card order.
Note: you cannot transfer PayPal gift cards balance to a PayPal account.
Send a PayPal Gift Card
Paypal gift cards can be sent to friends, family, spouse, and colleagues. To send a PayPal gift cards, follow the instructions below;
- Visit PayPal store within the U.S.
- Select a gift card design.
- Add a gift card value.
- Enter your recipients details, name and email address.
- Confirm your recipients email address.
- Add a short message.
- Schedule the gift card delivery.
- Log in to your PayPal account to complete your purchase transaction.
How long does it take for PayPal Gift Cards to be delivered
When ordering for a PayPal gift card, there’s an option to choose if you want your gift card to be delivered instantly or to be delivered later. Paypal standard delivery time limit is just 24hours. If you choose to have your gift delivered later to you or your recipient, choose a delivery date and it will be delivered on the date you scheduled.
Can I Purchase Multiple PayPal Gift Cards in a Single Transaction?
No, PayPal does not allow users to purchase more than one gift card in a single transaction. If you wish to purchase another gift card, you need to through the purchase process from the beginning.
Do I need a PayPal account to purchase a gift card?
Funny question, do you need your car key to start your car??…, come on off because you need to be a full fledged member with a PayPal account before you can purchase a PayPal gift card.
Note: bear in mind that a PayPal gift cards are currently not available online but can be purchased at PayPal stores within U.S.