PayPal Friends and Family
We can accept PayPal ( Friends and Family ) – Only: reason below.
PayPal does not allow any purchases of guns or gun paraphernalia. Their official policy prohibits all firearms, working or not, from being bought or sold, as well as any part of a firearm or any ammunition. It is not clear on their site when this policy was implemented.
How do I use PayPal friends and family?
In order to send money using PayPal friends and family, both you and the recipient need to have a PayPal account (you can set one up for free).
Sending money with PayPal friends and family only takes a few steps:
- Login to your PayPal account.
- Click Send & Request.
- Under Send money, Enter phone number, email or contact name.
- When prompted, select Sending to a friend.
- Enter payment amount, and Submit.
Note: PayPal friends and family may not be available in some countries.
You can also send friends and family payments using the PayPal app or PayPal.Me. The process is pretty similar on the app—you just enter the payment amount before selecting whether or not it’s a friends and family payment.
What is PayPal friends and family?
When you send or request money through your personal PayPal account, you can choose whether it’s a “Friends and Family” payment or a “Goods and Services” payment.
Friends and Family payments are often used to pay for goods, deliver money to family members abroad or send digital gift cards.