What Happens If You Dont Use Your Legal Name On PayPal?

When you send money on PayPal does it show your name?

When you send money for an item your seller will see your name, address and email address.

This information is provided to assist with the shipping of your item.

You will only see your seller’s email address as you do not need their shipping information..

What information do buyers see on PayPal?

Re: What personal information does a buyer see when sending me a payment? Depends on the type of account you have, Premier accounts display an email address, Business Accounts display a company or group name and what ever else you want to make available to them.

Re: I used a fake name signing up for PayPal HELP! Your account may get permanently limited because you will never be able to verify your identity.

Can you have a fake name on PayPal?

For example, PayPal’s sign-up process can be completed with a fake name. They’ll have no ability to verify your identity unless you want to transfer your money somewhere else. To do that, you’ll have to verify your identity or link your bank account.

Can I use a different name on PayPal?

In most cases, to change your name on PayPal, you’ll need a photo ID and another document that proves your name has changed. If you don’t want to give PayPal your photo ID and another document, you can only change a few letters — this is so that you can fix typos.

Can you have 2 PayPal accounts?

Yes. You can have one Personal account and one Business account. You can add more email addresses, debit or credit cards, and bank accounts to your account, but each account must have its own email address and financial information.

The name registered on your PayPal account must match the name registered on your bank account. Each time you make a transfer request, PayPal automatically includes your registered name with your bank information.

Can I use a credit card with a different name on PayPal?

Can we use others card (Visa/MasterCard) to verify PayPal? Answer: Yes. PayPal doesn’t check the name on the card. You can use anyone’s card, any bank’s card to verify your PayPal account, as long as you get 4-digit code in the transaction and get verified with PayPal.

How do I change my name on PayPal without ID?

Hi there Puzzledd, If you do not have a photo ID we can accept a birth certificate along with a government issued letter such as your council tax bill. If your name change is down to marriage we will require a marriage certificate.

Can I use PayPal without Social Security number?

A Social Security Number is NOT required to open a paypal account. If you do not plan on selling anything and only will use the account to purchase items, paypal may never require your social security number.