Hi @mylesuy and @Kanth4,
Thank you both for your posts! I just wanted to step in to clear up any possible confusion.
The suggestion to ask the sender to add extra money to offset the fee is not permitted if it is a Goods and Services payment and that extra money is something only charged to PayPal users. It would be called a surcharge, and that is not permitted, as explained in the User Agreement. However, if the price of the item is raised for all purchasers regardless of the method of payment used, that would be acceptable.
In this case, it seems the payment is a personal payment sent by a friend or family member and no Goods or Services are exchanged, so the only fee involved for the recipient would be currency conversion fees, and that is explained in the Fees page at the bottom of the PayPal website. If the funds are sent in a currency other than the holding currency or currencies on your account, a conversion would be necessary.
I hope this helps!
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