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

PayPal Is Crappy

Writer Wishes to Remain Anonymous I found a much better alternative to crappy paypal.  It’s called Hyperwallet.  It is a Canadian based company offering money transfers online.  No credit cards needed.  You send the funds to your hyperwallet account which … Continue reading

A Fee To Join

By Chris I joined PayPal in 2002 and found that they charged my credit card a $10 (USD) fee, which in Aussie dollars about $18!!! I made a payment for an item won on ebay and the money was never … Continue reading

Adding My Complaint

Writer Wishes To Remain Anonymous Just wanted to add to your list of complaints for Paypal, having used this payment process for 3 years by buying on Ebay,I was told I would have to wait for for a statement from … Continue reading

Adding My Complaint

Writer Wishes To Remain Anonymous Just wanted to add to your list of complaints for Paypal, having used this payment process for 3 years by buying on Ebay,I was told I would have to wait for for a statement from … Continue reading

Asking For My Pin

By John Irvine I haven’t actually had a bad experience, but over the last few days PayPal has been emailing me frequently to update and renew my account. That seems innocuous enough, except now they’re asking for my PIN number! … Continue reading

A PayPal Individual

By Neil I am not a business.  I am an individual.  How do I get Pay Pal to drop me as a “customer”?  When I try to use several sites they interfear and will not let the sale be completed … Continue reading

Urged For More Money

Writer Wishes To Remain Anonymous I sold a portable playstation via ebay. The buyer won the auction on it and neatly payed the item via PayPal. I sent the item and everything seemed to be fine. Untill a certein day, … Continue reading

PayPal Providian Bank

By Craig I recently received an email from PAYPAL.  It appears that they are run by Providian Bank.  I used to have a Providian credit card.  I won’t do business with them again.  If you check out Providian, you’ll see … Continue reading

A Most Reckless Move

By Adrian PayPal Security just sent me an email asking me to verify all my card details including my email address and the cvv2 code from the back of the card through email. This could not be a more wreckless … Continue reading

Someone Used My Card

By Martine Colman Hello, i’m living in Belgium and found out last saturday that someone is buying things on Yahoo and paying it via Paypal using my VISA credit card. Any suggestion what i can do besides blocking this credit … Continue reading