Needless to say that PayPal is an online payment payment solution for all freelancers and marketers who work online. So while this is being said, it is also necessary for people living in countries where PayPal still has not conducted operations such as Pakistan, Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Iraq etc. Because we are also one of the freelancers and marketers living in Pakistan itself but we are having difficulties while using PayPal in Pakistan as PK is not a supported country in the list of PayPal.
Why is your PayPal account got limited?
There are many reasons when a PayPal account becomes limited, the common one being fraud or security. PayPal takes great care of every activity performed by customers. So if customers fail to verify the information they sometimes ask from PayPal, an account may be limited, and you will see a screen like this when you next sign in to your account. :
However, there are several solutions to get rid of the above problem. If your account is limited, PayPal will ask you to complete a few steps to resolve this issue and take your account back to normal. PayPal formally asks you to verify your information associated with your account:
- Confirm your identity by uploading government issued photo ID
- Verify your bank account
- Confirm your credit / debit card
- Confirm your mobile phone
Sometimes they can ask to verify all the above steps or less. To normalize your account you will have to verify this information, however, if you are using your PayPal from a non-supported country like Pakistan, people usually cannot bypass these steps, so all they receive Want to make money that is now stuck in PayPal account.
What you can’t do when your account is limited:
- You can’t send money
- You can’t buy online
- You can’t remove a bank account
- You can’t remove a card
- You can’t change your address
- You can’t remove mobile phone
- You can’t withdraw your money
- You can not cancel / close your account
What you can do when your account is limited:
- You can add a bank account
- You can add debit card
- You can pay / receive money from people
- You can access your account
Now that you cannot send money and withdraw money, it means that your money is stuck now, if you can complete the steps then it is fine, you will get your account back, but if you Cannot complete their steps, then you have to get your money back somehow. Here is the solution for how you can do it.
How to withdraw PayPal money from a limited account?
When your account is limited and you cannot complete the steps asked by PayPal, and still want to receive your remaining funds, there is only one step you need to close your PayPal account, Normally you can close your account anytime, but when it is limited you cannot close it, so what do you have to do; Just provide incorrect information to PayPal, for example they ask you for a photo ID, you upload someone else’s photo ID or any photo that is not correct, the other day PayPal will send you an email saying that Your account has been closed keeping security in mind. The email will contain some other details for you by PayPal.
Ways to withdraw money
In a notification email by PayPal to close your account, they tell you that you can transfer your remaining PayPal money to your bank account but after 180 days. If you can wait for 180 days or 6 months then that’s fine, you will get your money as I got. What you need to do when my account was closed; After 180 days, PayPal will send you an email saying that you can transfer your money now, and all you need to do is transfer the money to your bank account that has already been added to your account or you can use your PayPal Can add a new bank account in the account and transfer funds to that. It is very simple, you can add the details of Payoneer US Bank which is acceptable in most of the cases.
However, if you do not want to wait for 180 days, just go and return the money to all the people who sent it to you, you cannot use the ” refund ” option directly in the limited or closed state , But you can simply contact PayPal via email and tell them a ” refund ” for a specific transaction or all transactions, so PayPal will return the money to those who sent it earlier, that way, you can pay your money. You will receive from PayPal, but if you can wait for 180 days then you will easily get all the money in your bank account. is that all.
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