Easy and tasteful
Set up a cash gift fund for anything you want and it will display at the top of
your gift registry as an option for your guests! Cash gifts are ideal for group
gifts, partial payment gifts, and those large expenses that you’re saving up for!
You can also choose to let your guests purchase items from your registry in the
form of a cash gift. Then you can decide whether to purchase the item or use the
funds for something else.
Your guests can conveniently send you cash gifts in any denomination by using a
credit card or a PayPal account
More Money in Your Pocket
Unlike other gift registry services, MyRegistry.com has no member fees on cash gift
funds! PayPal has a standard service charge of 2.9% + $0.30 per transaction when
monies are transferred into your cash gift account.
Cash Gift FAQs
How Does it Work?
MyRegistry.com's patent-pending Cash Gift Service harnesses the power of PayPal
to bring you the cash you need. Your guests can easily send you cash gifts using
their credit card or another PayPal account.
What is PayPal?
PayPal is a secure and easy way to send money from one person to another that is
available to anyone with an email address. Recipients can connect their PayPal account
to their bank account, transfer their balance or just make payments from their PayPal
account. Your special cash gift account with PayPal is as
good as having cash!
How do my guests contribute?
Your guests will be able to easily contribute money to your Cash Gift Fund online
using a credit card or their PayPal account.
I don’t have a PayPal account yet, what should I do?
In order to activate your Cash Gift Fund and start receiving contributions, you
must have a PayPal account. You can either open a PayPal account now at www.PayPal.com,
or after your have have opened your gift registry.
Are there fees to have a Cash Gift Fund?
MyRegistry.com does not charge members any fees to open or maintain a cash gift
account. PayPal charges a transaction fee each time monies are transferred into
your cash gift account . Outside of the PayPal transaction fee, there are no additional
fees to the Cash Gift Fund owner.
PayPal’s transaction fees for a U.S. Account is 2.9%
+$0.30 per transaction (i.e. $3.20 for a $100 contribution to your cash gift account).
This fee will be deducted from the amount contributed on each transaction.
Are there any fees when sending a Cash Gift?
a nominal non-refundable handling fee for providing the Cash Gift Fund Services
and to ensure completion of the transaction.
Cash Gift Amount
Up to $100
$100 to $200
$200 to $500
$500 to $1000
When will I get my money?
In order to comply with PayPal’s security provisions, contributions to your Cash
Gift Fund will be held for five business days before transferring monies to your
How do I activate my Cash Gift Fund?
To activate your Cash Gift Fund, login to your account and click the link Activate
Cash Gift Fund under the Manage Registry tab. You will then receive an email to
verify your PayPal account. Once you have verified your PayPal email, your Cash
Gift Fund will display on your gift list for guests to contribute.
Ready to start your registry?