One of the most popular gift card questions online is whether one can link prepaid gift cards like the Visa gift card to a PayPal account. The short answer is If your gift card have a Visa or Mastercard logo on it. You will need to register your Gift card online with your name and address before you can use it online or at paypal.

If it looks like a normal CC number, and has a 3 digit security code, it ‘may’ work – without a billing address tied to the account, gift cards could possibly fail some of the security checks.