November 05, 2011
(Tutorial) How To Link Maybank Visa Debit Card To Paypal
For those who wanted to use their Maybank Visa Debit Card for an online purchasing, it would be more secure to use Paypal as the payment portal. Why? Because by using Paypal, no one else will be receiving your card's details. Is that a good reason enough? If you need more convincing argument on the advantages of using PayPal, refer to this link here.
Follow these steps to begin linking your Maybank Visa Debit Card to Paypal.
Login to Paypal here. Register if you are a new user.
Under My Account tab, click on Profile. Select Add/Edit Credit or Debit Card option. Please key-in your your Maybank Visa Debit Card details here. Just make sure the address is exactly the same as your billing address.
Verification email with Paypal code will be sent to your email address. Please wait at least 24 hours to pre-authorize your account. Come back here tomorrow, I am not kidding here, hehe...
Login into your Maybank2U account. Click on Accounts & Banking. Check your Account Details.
And then click on Debit Card History.
Search for any Paypal related transaction. Usually PREAUTHO SALE xxxxPAYPAL......
Well, you need to copy the xxxx number. Don't worry. The money will be credited into your paypal account after this last step.
Login to Paypal again. Use your PayPal email & password. Click on Profile, then Add/Edit Credit or Debit Card. Click on Enter Paypal Code and enter the xxxx number you copied earlier.
And now you have successfully linked your Maybank Visa Debit Card to your Paypal! Enjoy!
If you're withdrawing your money from Paypal, there are 2 options.
1) To withdraw money to card, RM20 will be charged.
2) To withdraw money to bank account, PayPal claims that it's free if the amount are more than RM400.