What payment methods can I use to buy and donate on Instagram?

You can use a credit or debit card or a PayPal account to make donations or buy products on Instagram.

Keep in mind when buying products, this information applies only to posts that show Buy on Instagram and Add to Cart on the product page.

We accept credit and debit cards from:

  • Visa
  • Mastercard
  • American Express
  • Discover

Please note that prepaid debit cards are not accepted at this time. Learn how to add or remove a payment method from your Instagram account.

Please be aware that you can't buy products on Instagram if the product pages show View on Website as these products must be bought on the seller's website. Only purchases made through Instagram checkout are protected by our Purchase Protection Policy. Learn more about shopping on Instagram.

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