Re: How soon can I use my account after creating it?
Hi rphepper, and welcome to the Community Forums!
If this is your first eBay purchase, congratulations!
Your PayPal account is ready to go to send payments as soon as you sent it up and link a funding source! If you've done that and are still encountering difficulty, you might consider Verifying your PayPal account.
Please come back let us know how it works out.
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