Using the wallet

Use the wallet to purchase products that are for sale in PlayStation®Store.
One wallet is created for each PlayStation®Network master account. You must add funds to the wallet before making purchases.

Adjusting settings for the wallet

You can adjust the payment method or the wallet usage limit for sub accounts. Adjust these settings under (Account Management).

Adding funds

You can add funds to the wallet using options such as a credit card or a PlayStation®Network Card. Funding methods, currency and limits to wallet funding level vary depending on the country or region of residence. For details, contact the technical support line for your region.

1.

Click (Account Management) > [Account Management].
A Web browser application will start.

2.

Click [Add Funds: Credit Card] or [Redeem PlayStation®Network Card or Promotion Code] under [Transaction Management].
Follow the on-screen instructions to complete the operation.

Setting to automatically add funds

For active subscriptions associated with your account, you can have funds automatically added from your card to the wallet if there are insufficient funds to pay for subscription renewals. This feature may not be available in your country or region. For details, contact the technical support line for your region.

1.

Click (Account Management) > [Account Management].
A Web browser application will start.

2.

Click [Manage Wallet Options] under [Transaction Management].

3.

Click [Yes] under [Automatically Add Funds When Needed].
Follow the on-screen instructions to complete the operation.

Hints

  • Subscriptions are services that can be used for a predetermined period such as 30 or 60 days. When the subscription expires, an extension for another subscription period is automatically purchased.
  • Either the insufficient amount for the subscription service or the minimum charge amount for the wallet, whichever is greater, will be added to the account.

Wallet usage by sub account holders

Sub account holders cannot create wallets, but can make use of the wallet for the associated master account to pay for products and services. Master account holders can adjust monthly spending limits for the associated sub accounts. To set a limit,click (Account Management) > [Account Management], and then click [Edit Parental Control Settings] under [Account Management].