I work at Walgreens as a assistant manager and I can verify that you can add cash to your PayPal account at the store. The problem seems to be that this is not something that is properly communicated to stores and managers from corporate. We had a similar issue with Alipay which was launched some time ago as a method of payment. We only got materials for the launch of Alipay a month or two ago. But there were no emails from corporate about it. We also regularly get communications from other stores asking about PayPal cash and they have no idea about this. They’ve declined many customers as such. This is apparently because corporate has send a memo about not scanning bar codes on phones due to fraud where customers photoshop paper manufacturer coupon barcodes onto Walgreens app pass and the store is left with no paper certificate to redeem with the manufacturer.
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