This website is a collection of horror stories, news reports and other information addressing problems with Paypal, Inc..

Very difficult to run a business with ebay and paypal

First my account was limited for no apparent reason- I had many auctions finishing and lots to pay for and also to post. I finally got this sorted after a week or so (again, no rational explanation for the limitation- … Continue reading

PayPal is holding my money

PayPal decided to close my account and hold my money because they believe I am responsible for 2 other accounts that have a negative balance. From the information I’ve gathered, those two accounts belong to my father and my grandfather. … 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

PayPal keeps making excuses why I can’t have my money

This is the second time Paypal freezes my account (I cannot withdraw the money to my bank account), and this time it has lasted for almost two months. I can pay for services with my account, but I cannot withdraw … Continue reading

PayPal allowed use of my account without my authority

PayPal acknowledged a password change but now has blocked my access to my account and now requires me to make a long distance call to Nebraska from BC CA at my expense over a security breach which has now cost … Continue reading

Can’t add second bank account to PayPal account

Okay, I added a bank account a few weeks ago and had no issues and now I’m trying to add another one and it’s saying “We don’t recognize this device” when I’m not only using the same device as when … Continue reading

Can PayPal really do this?

Hello my Ebay account got shut down on the basis of it being linked to a previously banned account, I tried to contest but they are having none of it. ( I think its because I was successfully selling items … Continue reading

No money to pay for shipping

I’m furious with Paypal for holding not only the money for the item I sold on eBay, but the shipping money also. How are people supposed to pay to ship the item if they are holding even the shipping money? … Continue reading

14 years and just got restricted

I WAS TOLD MY ACCOUNT HAS BEEN RESTRICTED, I HAVE BEEN LISTING WITH EBAY FOR 14 YEARS. I THINK THIS IS BULLSHIT THE REASONS THAT EBAY HAS TO RESTRICT ME. WHO WILL HEAR MY VERSION BECAUSE THERE ARE ALWAYS 2 … Continue reading

Banned because my husband was banned

My husband was unjustly permanently banned from Paypal because he purchased a gold coin, which, once he received it, turned out to be counterfeit, so he disputed the charge. Paypal permanently banned him, and even though I had a separate … Continue reading