In this world of the internet, everything is digital. It has become an inseparable part of our lives. From food to entertainment, money to household items, everything is done just with a few clicks. The Internet has occupied many sectors which are considered very delicate sectors. One such sector is ”Money”. It is a sector for which we pay extra attention to its security and privacy. But this digital world has occupied it too.

Nowadays, we do money transactions without any tension from the comfort of our home, which seemed to be impossible just a decade back. We have apps like Cash App and PayPal which serve our purpose very efficiently and easily. Both apps are famous among people. One can choose any of these according to their choice and area. 

Cash App is only available in the UK and USA and PayPal works in most countries. PayPal is the most famous payment app in the world and the US also. Besides all this, you will find an almost equal number of PayPal and cash app users in these two countries.  So, it is obvious to find, both the parties with different apps during the transaction. This is a big problem for several people. If you’re also facing this situation then, this article is for you. Read the article to resolve this issue of yours.  

Can I Send Money from the Cash App to PayPal?

Well, there is not any official way to send money from Cash App to PayPal. But you can do it on your own just by applying some extra effort. Here,  you should use your linked bank account to transfer the money from the Cash App to PayPal. Read further to know the process.

Why transfer money from Cash App to PayPal? 

Well, you may need to transfer money from Cash App to PayPal, for many reasons. For instance;

  • When the receiver/sender has a different money sending app. 
  • When you need to transfer money from the UK or the USA to other countries.
  • In case you want to change the app. 
  • To do the shopping and get discounts. 
  • If the receiver can only accept money through PayPal. 

How to send money from the Cash app to PayPal? 

As there is no such direct method for this transaction, but you can successfully do so by using your bank account. For this, you will have to first transfer money from the cash app to your bank account then add it to your PayPal account.

Don’t be afraid! This method is probably easier to transfer instant cash to your bank and then add funds instantly from your bank to PayPal without waiting 2 days. But, In case of instant transfer, you will be charged a small amount as well. 

Transfer Money To Bank Account From Cash App:

It is the first step of the process. This is called “Cash out ” when done separately. To transfer money into a bank or to “Cash Out” follow these steps. 

  1. Go to the “My Cash” ($) tab in the Cash App on your iPhone or Android.
  2. Here, you will see your available balance. Underneath this, you will find a button stating “Cash Out.” Tap on that. 
  3. Now, the “Cash Out” menu will pop up. Here, your full available balance will be mentioned which is autoselected for transfer. If you don’t want to transfer your full amount, use the touchscreen of your phone to type the desired amount.
  4. After writing the desired amount tap “Cash Out” at the bottom.
  5. A pop-up will appear asking how you’d like to deposit the money. If you want to get the money in two to three days, select “Standard”. but if you need the money immediately, select “Instant”. For an “instant” transfer, you will be charged a 25 cent fee.

Adding Money To PayPal From Bank:

Once, you have successfully transferred the money to your bank account, now you need to send this money from your bank account to PayPal.

Here is the method:

  1. Install PayPal and create your account, if you haven’t created it before. 
  2. Open the app and click on the “Add Money” option, you will find it just below PayPal balance.
  3. Here, you will get options to select a bank account, in case you have linked several accounts. If you have only one bank account no such option will arrive.
  4. Enter the amount you want to transfer and then select  “Add”.
  5. Here, you should check the payment details and tap “submit”.

Done! Your money will be transferred to the PayPal account within 3-5 business days.

Here, you can notice that this transaction takes 3 to 6 days. But, there is no other method. This same method is applicable while transferring money from PayPal to Cash App. 

FAQs related to money transfer from Cash App to Paypal:

Question: What is PayPal?

Answer: PayPal is an online payment platform that provides an easy and quick way to transfer money to family and colleagues. It is the most widely used transaction platform in the world. 

Question: What is the difference between PayPal and Cash app? 

Answer: The main difference between both apps is that, the Cash App is applicable in the UK and USA only, whereas PayPal is used worldwide. Cash App is best for personal use and PayPal is suitable for international transactions. For businesses, PayPal is a better option due to features like dispute resolution and payment protection.

Question: How to transfer money from the cash app to PayPal?

Answer: PayPal and Cash app are money transfer apps. There is no collaboration between these two for money transfer, therefore there is no way you can send money from the cash app to PayPal directly.

You can transfer money to a bank account from a cash app then transfer it to a PayPal account.

Question: Is transferring money from  Cash App to PayPal safe? 

Answer: Yes, it is safe. Both PayPal and Cash App are renowned apps and used by most people. People barely complain about them. You should rely on them. 

Question: What to do if the transaction fails? 
Answer: There could be many reasons for transaction failure. First of all, you should be sure from your side. Recheck the payment credentials, card status, Wi-Fi connection, and money limits given by the app. If all the steps are correct from your side, then wait till 5 to 7 business days. Otherwise, contact the customer care of the concerned app.

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