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Suspended from PayPal forever (and I didn’t do anything wrong)

I have been a stellar ebay seller for 13 years using paypal. Tried to sell an authentic Tudor watch by Rolex (I sell many Rolex every month). eBay pulled it down and suspended me for 7 days. Since they couldn’t … Continue reading

Seller wanted to cancel sale but got my money

I win auction. New seller tells me about problems with product and asks to cancel sale. I say ok. Then I get a notice that I didn’t pay and will lose account if I don’t pay from ebay. I ask … Continue reading

Got limited and lost a lot of money

I was selling a large amount of film equipment some time ago and Paypal froze my account in the middle of a transaction, which I lost. Then demanded that I prove the items I was selling were not stolen. It … Continue reading

Is PayPal even regulated?

Does anybody know which department in the U.S. oversees the practices taken by paypal? To summarize, seller did not list any shipping (zero), I won the bid and then my secretary paid the bill but when I reviewed the bill … Continue reading

eBay decided in my favor but PayPal took my money.

Hi, I had a fraudulent item not as described case against me, I had several emails to show I was in the right but ebay apparently didn’t even look into the case and sided the buyer, however he never returned … Continue reading

Utterly unfair and perfect for scammers

Sold an item on ebay to someone with no feedback. When I sent them the invoice they refused to pay for tracked shipping, back and forth we went (all via ebay messages, so all recorded) with me insisting on tracked … Continue reading

PayPal keeps delaying my funds to me

I TRIED TO SEND SOME MONEY TO MY SISTER VIA PAYPAL FROM PAYPAL TO PAYPAL AND USED HER PHONE NUMBER TO DIRECT THE MONEY TO THE RIGHT ACCOUNT. UNKNOWN TO ME MY SISTER HAD NOT PUT HER PHONE NUMBER INTO … Continue reading

E-Bay buyer proection non-existent

Bought an iMac from eBay seller. Took him a week to ship item and shipped it FedEx ground to boot despite promising otherwise. Contacted seller to cancel order. He insisted on having it delivered and asked me to ship to … Continue reading

BILLMELATER KEEPS CHARGING ME

I HAD A BILLMELATER ACCOUNT THAT WORKED JUST FINE UNTIL THE END OF AUGUEST 2014. WITH NO PRIOR NOTICE I RECEIVED AN EMAIL FROM PAYPAL THANKING ME FOR PAYING MY ACCOUNT 72 OR 73$. I DIDN’T KNOW ABOUT IT AND … Continue reading

Banned from PayPal

My account was banned with paypal around two years ago, typically I wouldn’t really care; but when I get to sites where I can only checkout with Paypal this gets a bit frustrating. PayPal is embedded in so many different … Continue reading