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Paypal Account Limitation, what do I do now?

Hi. I just sold my camera lens for $650 recently in ebay. Paypal put a limitation in my account due to a past case 7 years ago which the buyer did a charge back for $1,500+. The reason of the … Continue reading

Buyer refunded without returning item

I have a 100% feedback on ebay and sold a golf cart to a customer. The customer decided he didn’t want the item so filled a claim with ebay. I offered the customer a full refund if he sent back … Continue reading

I was treated like a common criminal by PayPal

Account was limited after depositing ~10-12k of MY money into paypal over a period of 3 months. Luckily only ~2k was into PayPal at that time and after a few phone calls I was able to withdraw the money. But … Continue reading

Limitation on PayPal account

I am so sick of PayPal still holding my funds in a ‘pending balance’ on eBay . I can understand when it’s large sums of money but I make less than £10 on most of my sales and they still … Continue reading

Paypal ripped off my grandpa

PAY PAL IS HEARTLESS CONSUMER MY 75 YEAR OLD GRANDFATHER WITHDREW 1,500 DOLLARS FROM HIS BANK ACCOUNT. WAITED IN 3-5 DAYS FOR THE FUNDS TO BE IN HIS PAY PAL ACCOUNT. THE 1,500 DOLLARS CAME FROM HIS CHECKING ACCOUNT TO … Continue reading

PayPal is a waste of time.

Too many incidences to mention. Most recent asking for the balance of $50+ to be refunded to my credit card. After nearly 30 minutes and a supervisor who kept me on hold for 10 minutes only to return with ” … Continue reading

It is too easy for buyers to scam and get away with it

So I sell an item to a guy. I monitor the transaction and its’ process through the USPS. Suddenly, I get a complaint straight from EBay that the item arrived totally damaged. Now, here’s the funny part. The buyer filed … Continue reading

Paypal is the most convoluted payment system I have ever used

Paypal is the most convoluted payment system I have ever used. I was prompted to add my bank account information to transfer money to my Paypal account. Paypal showed the balance I transferred was available so I transferred the money … Continue reading

After to month and many calls to PayPal my money is still frozen…

I’m on Paypal for many years. Because I’m a watch collector I decided to sell the watch on eBay. Things went good and I sell it for 8000 bucks. Buyer paid me via paypal (i lifted the limits before). I … Continue reading

Someone hacked and used my PayPal account

My PayPal account has been dormant for a few years and in January, I received a genuine email from them, which said there is an unusual activities on my account. Please log into PayPal and change your password etc. I … Continue reading