If you are developer using Facebook Credits, then is here is good news with Paypal being added as alternative payout option. Till now each person signing up for Facebook Credits had to supply additional credentials to authorize payouts to their bank account. If bank account option is not available, then person was not able to use Facebook Credits. Not any more with introduction of Paypal as another option for Facebook Credits payout. This will be useful for users in over 22 countries, that previously only had bank account option for Facebook Credits payout.
Add Paypal account for Facebook Credits payout
1. While signing up for Facebook Credits for the first time look for ‘Payout Information’ option.
2. Click to select to link your existing Paypal account or create a new Paypal account for purpose of Facebook Credits payout. You may also use the default of option of authorizing bank account for payouts. [via dev blog]
Countries with Facebook Credits payout by Paypal
With introduction of Paypal option, countries supporting Facebook Credits payout has doubled. New Countries with Paypal option for Facebook Credits payout include: Argentina, Australia, Brazil, China, French Guiana, Guadeloupe, India, Indonesia, Israel, Japan, Malaysia, Martinique, Mexico, New Zealand, Norway, Philippines, Reunion, South Korea, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand and Turkey.
Developers with option to use Paypal account along with option of bank account include countries like: United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Singapore, Slovakia, Spain and Sweden.