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Community Member
Posts: 1
Registered: ‎02-12-2013
Why does paypal not accept prepaid credit cards?

I was wondering why paypal does not allow prepaid credit cards for payment.

Other Answers: 2
Community Member
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Registered: ‎02-25-2003
in reply to harpmansretailoutlet

In many cases, Prepaids are not "registered" to a specific individual, so their funds cannot be associated with that individual.


If you have one of the prepaids that CAN be registered to you, as an individual, with associated ID info, it will probably be accepted by PayPal.



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Community Member
Posts: 2,085
Registered: ‎02-12-2009
in reply to harpmansretailoutlet

because they're not a store.