How to close your PayPal account

It is easy to close (deactivate or delete) your PayPal account; However, if you have pending transactions or open cases you will not be able to close your PayPal account. Here are instructions to close your PayPal account:

1. Sign into your PayPal account.

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2. Click Profile at the top and select Profile and Settings.

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3. Select My settings from the menu on the left and click Close account in the Account type section.

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