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Learn how to sell anything on line -- baked goods, textbooks, gold jewelry, used toys, handcrafted items, photos, artwork, alcohol -- with these Howcast tutorials. Check out the tips for buying stuff online, too.
You Will Need
- PayPal account
- Recipient's e-mail address
Login to PayPal
Login to your online PayPal account and select the Send Money tab. If you don't have a PayPal account you will need to register one at PayPal.com.
Enter e-mail addresses and amount
Enter your e-mail address, the recipient's e-mail address, the amount you want to send, and the preferred currency.
Select the Personal tab
Select the Personal tab to access the drop-down menu and select what the money is for, such as a gift, and then select continue.
Review and confirm
Review your payment information and confirm transfer. Immediately after confirming transfer, the sender and recipient will receive an e-mail from PayPal with terms of money transfer.
Follow up transaction on both ends
Contact the recipient and check your personal bank information to confirm the transaction was completed. It's that simple!