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Indefinite Restriction after 16 years with eBay/PayPal

I received an Indefinite Restriction on my Ebay account after 16 years of selling with 100% feedback. eBay told me I was selling counterfeit items (which I was NOT). I had an attorney trace the origins of the items and … Continue reading

PayPal is OK until it’s not and then it gets BAD!

The last 10 years I’ve bought, sold and used Paypal, there’s never been any issues until recently. PayPal starting withholding funds and blaming it on eBay, even though they could immediately resolve it. Now I ran into an idiot buyer, … Continue reading

PayPal Smart Connect scam

Yesterday I received a bill from PayPal Smart Connect. There was a late fee on it of $25.00. I knew it was wrong because I just paid my Paypal bill. When I called, it was almost impossible to receive a … Continue reading

Got royally screwed by PayPal and so can you

Just got royally screwed by PayPal. We sent a very expensive automotive performance unit thru UPS and got payment via PayPal. It’s all true PAYPAL ALWAYS SIDES WITH THE BUYER NO MATTER HOW MUCH OR LITTLE MONEY IS INVOLVED. This … Continue reading

PayPal takes transfer amount Twice

On 4 separate occasions, I have transferred money from my Paypal account balance to another account. Paypal however ALSO took the same amounts from my Credit Card at the same time. They claimed that they sent that money as the … Continue reading

PayPal theives

I used PayPal once, then I kept getting these notices to pay them. So I went to their website and tried to pay them. But their website is opaque, dysfunctional and just plain stupid/mean. I wasted hours trying to pay … Continue reading

I just fell victim to the typical eBay/PayPal scam

I just fell victim to the typical eBay/PayPal scam. A scam buyer joins eBay for a month, runs up @18 positive ratings (and provides NO ratings for any of their VERY small dollar amount purchases). He has a gibberish email … Continue reading

PayPal sides with known scammer

I paid for personal training and coaching via PayPal in the amount of $2000. After learning that the person was a scam I notified PayPal and disputed the transaction. I told them I had proof of another person who was … Continue reading

Don’t use Paypal or get involved with any sellers who use their services.

I recently logged into my Paypal account (after many years of inactivity) to complete an online purchase I had made from an online store, and noticed my account had been placed in limited status almost 2yrs ago, so I was … Continue reading

What is wrong with Paypal?

So it was just a normal day. I’m opening an e-mail and seeing a letter that it is something wrong with my account. I am opening PayPal and it’s limited. They need more information about a payment sent on the … Continue reading