How do I accept a PayPal payment in my PayPal account?

In some cases, PayPal may require you to accept a payment when the donor chose to pay through a PayPal account instead of by credit card. 

Here's how to accept a payment in your PayPal account:

  1. Go to and log in to your PayPal account.
  2. Click "Activity" at the top of the page.
  3. Select "Accept" or "Deny" in the drop-down menu for the transaction.
  4. On the following page, select the appropriate radio button and click "Submit" or "Decide Later."