Nothing is impossible even creating a Paypal account in Nepal, it is very hard but not impossible, but we can create account to use in Nepal. It is easy medium to shop online, we can keep our dollars in our accounts. It regulates its services to the customers as per the law of particular country. So, as NRB doesn’t lets us to carry US $ or any other currency without having a passport with visa to travel abroad. To open a Paypal account, you have three options while you are in Nepal.
- Contact a very trustful family person or a relative staying abroad and ask them their Address and phone number and use the information details
- Have a debit or credit card which works internationally (Not only Nepal and India, but internationally and linked to a dollar account)
- Use Paypal with US address to open Paypal and use with IP address of USA with a virtual bank account number.
To open a Paypal account in Nepal
This first part is quite not easy for everyone, we all don’t have family and relatives abroad to use their Name, Address and phone number to open a Paypal account. If you have somebody then, Paypal account for you is a piece of cake.
Moving on to the 2nd part, you must have a international credit or debit card, which is linked to a dollar account these cards can be VISA card, MasterCard, American Express, etc. These cards can be linked to paypal account for payments.
The last and final option is to open a Paypal account and use with a IP address of USA. By using IP of USA, it means you can use a VPS (Virtual Private Server) or a VPN (Virtual Private Network). Use of VPS has been most successful than using a VPN, it have a static IP whereas VPN has dynamic IP. Paypal records the IP you log-in from, so it is always safe to log-in from the same IP. If you open Paypal account with US address and login from Nepal you soon will be limited in Paypal, it will ask to confirm your identity which you cannot. Check this post to learn about verified PayPal account. It is not impossible to open PayPal account in Nepal, you must have good resources.