Many people use Paypal to pay for things online. This is a really sensible idea as it means that you will be able to pay for things securely. However, it does mean that you need money in your Paypal account in order to do this. There are three ways that you can get money into Paypal.
The first method is to credit the Paypal account with money from your associated bank account. This can be time consuming though as it can take time for the money to transfer over to the account. However, it can be a convenient way to pay for things, rather than using a bank transfer or debit card which are not so secure. Sometimes it is possible to buy an item and ask for it to be paid for directly from your bank account but this may only work if you have a debit card.
Others will always use a credit or debit card to pay for things through Paypal. They will have the cards associated with their Paypal account and then they will be able to use it to pay for things. The seller only sees the Paypal account details so it keeps the card numbers secret and that provides and extra layer of security for you as they cannot use your details fraudulently. But of course, not everyone has these types of cards or wants to use them in this way.
Finally people will earn money and have that money paid into their Paypal account. Then they will be able to use that money to buy things that they want to pay through Paypal or even transfer it into their bank account from Paypal. There are many ways that you can earn money like this. Some people sell things online, through a website like eBay or their own website and receive payments through Paypal. Others do work online, such as answering surveys, playing free lotteries or other things and get paid. Some even do freelance work online and get paid through Paypal.
It is worth looking into all of the different ways that you could get paid through Paypal as there are so many. Then you will be able to decide which one you think will be the best for you to use so that you can get the money that you need. There are so many different options available, that there should be something that you will be able to do. Spend a bit of time seeing what there is and then make sure that you carefully research your potential employer to find out whether they look genuine and if they will pay you. You should be able to find reviews and information online that will help you to see what other people think of them. This should enable you to be able to decide which will be the best one for you to use. Of course, you make like several and you may have the time to try multiple ways to earn money so that you can get some extra paid into your Paypal account.