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Learn how to wheel and deal on eBay and other sites with the tips in these Howcast videos.
You Will Need
- E-mail address
- Credit or debit card
- Checking account
Visit the PayPal website at PayPal.com and sign up for an account using a valid email address.
Activate the account
Activate the account by opening the automatically generated email sent to your inbox, clicking on the link in the email, and entering your password.
Link your cards
Link your credit or debit card from the Account Profile Page by entering the card number, security code, and your billing address.
Link your bank account
Link your checking account through the profile page of your PayPal account by providing your account and routing numbers.
Confirm bank account
Confirm the bank account by checking your statement for two small deposits made by PayPal. Enter the deposit amounts at your PayPal account page to finalize the process.