Question: How Do I Hide My Real Name On PayPal?

Does PayPal show my name when I send money?

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? They will see the info you make available to them. If you go thru your Profile settings or create an invoice template, you will see the info that can be displayed.

How many PayPal accounts are you allowed?

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.

Does PayPal give away your address?

No they do not see your address.

Does PayPal give the seller your address?

When you pay for goods, the seller will get the name and address and phone number that you registered when signing up with PayPal.

How do I change my display name in PayPal?

Click the Settings icon next to “Log out.” Click Update below your name. Select your type of name change. Follow the instructions on the screen and click either Continue or Update Name.

Why can’t I change my PayPal name?

Re: PayPal Won’t Change My Name Click Profile. Click Change beside “Name.” Select the appropriate option and click Continue. Follow the instructions to change your name.

Is PayPal account traceable?

PayPal is a secure website and encrypted to protect users from tracing their information.

How can I pay someone anonymously?

How To Pay Anonymously OnlineUse a Prepaid Credit Card or Prepaid Gift Card. You can buy a prepaid card (using cash, if you want) that does not have your name on it, then use it to make payments online. … Use a masked or virtual credit card. … Use Bitcoin or Monero. … Use PayPal To Be Semi-Anonymous.

Can you put a fake birthday on PayPal?

Re: My fake birthday year Paypal does not allow account holders under the age of 18. PayPal asks for a birth date when you register so whilst you can make a PayPal account with false information the account will be subject to sending and receiving limits.

Can buyers see my name on PayPal?

If you send an invoice to your buyers, they will always see the name of the person sending them an invoice. The only way that they won’t see your name is if you upgrade your account to a business account. Once you have done this, you can then put the business name as the name you would like your buyers to see.

Can you use a fake name on PayPal?

A person isn’t alllowed to use a fake name; that’s against PayPal policy, but people still do it. Since PayPal has your SSN and other information it is unulikely you would be able to open a new account as those numbers are on record and couldn’t be used again.

Do you have to use your real name with PayPal?

You must use your real legal name and address. The names on your bank accounts and credit card and debit card accounts must closely match the name on your PayPal account. The addresses on the accounts must be the same as the address on your PayPal account.

Is it illegal to create a fake PayPal account?

It’s no illegal, not until they found out that you’re using a fake one.

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.

Why does PayPal want my address?

For security reasons, we may be required to confirm your identity. Confirming your address is also one of the verification steps required to lift the limits on your PayPal account. …

How can I be anonymous on PayPal?

To make an anonymous online payment with PayPal, you’ll need to register a payment card or bank account. When you make the transaction, your recipient will only see your registered name and e-mail address.

How long does PayPal take to change name?

If you are making a legal or major name change, you’ll be required to upload some documentation as proof of name change. This review usually takes up to 5 business days. Here’s how to change your name: Click the Settings icon next to “Log out.”