You can securely send and receive money in Facebook messages with a bank-issued debit card or PayPal account. … To help keep your account secure, you can set up a PIN as a security check on payments. For information on Marketplace, Games, or Donations, visit the Facebook Pay help center.
How can I receive money through Facebook?
To receive money: Open the conversation from your friend.
To send money:
- Start a message with a friend.
- Tap the $ icon and enter the amount you want to send.
- Tap Pay in the top right and add your debit card to send money.
Do you need a bank account to receive money on Facebook?
You need to have an active Facebook account. You need to fund payments with a U.S. bank-issued Visa or MasterCard debit card, or with a PayPal account. Some prepaid cards may work, as well.
How do I withdraw money from Facebook Messenger?
To remove a payment method:
- Open your Messenger app.
- Tap your profile picture in the top left.
- Scroll down and tap Facebook Pay.
- Tap the payment method you want to remove, then tap Remove Card or Remove Account.
Can I use a prepaid card to receive money from Facebook?
Payments in Facebook messages are only available in the US at this time. Note: Reloadable prepaid cards that receive funds from a single source — such as a payroll card from an employer — can only send money in Facebook messages, not receive. …
What cards does Facebook Pay accept?
Facebook Messenger already had a service called Payments that let people send money from their bank accounts, but it didn’t support major credit cards. Facebook Pay will accept most major credit cards, including Visa, Mastercard, and users can also connect a PayPal account. Facebook says PayPal, Stripe and other …
It’s not that bad — if done right
First of all, no one is forcing you to connect your bank account to Facebook — for now it’s up to you. … So, if Facebook keeps its promise not to share your banking data with third parties, you can consider it secure — as long as you set up your account right.
What happens if someone doesn’t accept your payment on Facebook?
Note: If they don’t accept the payment after 7 calendar days, it’ll automatically cancel. If the person declines your payment or sends the money back to you, it may take your payment provider up to 3-5 business days to post the money to your account.
How long does it take to get money from Facebook?
Payments in Facebook messages are only available in the US at this time. Once you have an accepted payment method linked to your account, any money sent to you is transferred right away. Note: It may take your payment provider up to 3-5 business days to post the money to your account.
Is Facebook Pay Safe?
We use advanced technology to keep payment information secure. Facebook Pay is protected with: Anti-fraud technology that monitors purchases on Facebook Pay’s systems to detect unauthorized activity. Advanced data storage and encryption for payment card and bank account details.
How can I receive money without a bank account?
Here are some of the best options:
- Use an online money transfer service. …
- Compare money transfer services.
- Transfer to a cash pickup location. …
- Send via mobile wallet. …
- Use a money order. …
- Use credit cards. …
- Use prepaid debit cards. …
- Mail the cash directly.
How do I receive money from Facebook to PayPal?
To transfer money with PayPal within Messenger, users simply have to click the blue plus button at the bottom left corner of their conversation. From there, they can click the green payments option and select PayPal as their source of cash.