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

Buyers need to be aware when using PayPal

Hi I would like to add my own minor paypal horror story. It isn’t a Big Scary Tale like what some of your sellers go through. I have some fault too. But I think all buyers need to be aware … Continue reading

Paypal sided with fraud buyer, I am filing a lawsuit

I sold a 18k gold charm on ebay. To Make a store short, the buyer bought it and paid for shipping (ship to asia), he gave me a good rating and two weeks later claimed the item was not described, … Continue reading

PayPal does not fight chargebacks for sellers

SENT A PACKAGE ,WITH TRACKING PACKAGE WAS DAMAGED ,BUYER FILED A CLAIM WITH A CREDIT CARD COMPANY,PAYPAL FROZE $490.00 THEN PAID THE CREDIT CARD COMPANY,,,TOLD ME NOT TO WORRY SELLERS PROTECTION will cover you…Not if its outside of PAYPAL SINCE … Continue reading

Account limited despite information provided

I have a serious problem with paypal. I had an old issue with some buyer, he stole my coins and got his money back from the sale then I appealed this case and PayPal decided that i was right.So i … Continue reading

Why doesn’t Paypal verify your account BEFORE you have transactions??

My account is on hold and has been for six days…and at least for another 48 hours while they look at my latest documents for verification of who I am. 2 passports, drivers license, bank statement showing address, rental lease, … Continue reading

Powerseller banned from eBay for low DSR’s

I sold on Ebay for 10 years.  I had over 5000 positive feedback with a 92.2%.  Then I had a couple of complaints and Ebay suspended my account indefinitely because they said that me “DSR’s” were too low!  I asked … Continue reading

Erased my entire Paypal account but kept my money

I had a verified ebay and paypal account a while ago. I was in the Military for over 20 years. Im retired now (happily). I was sent over seas for a deployment of 3 years. I called ebay and paypal … Continue reading

PayPal’s incompetence is painful

Paypal told me after a 2 hour phone call on Sunday that this dispute of $32 would be closed and done in my favor, finally relieved to have it figured out and off the phone. They are showing a different … Continue reading

“Sorry we can’t process your payment” but PayPal did, all 3 attempts I made

Hi i got that message “Sorry we can’t process your payment” its a brand new card so after trying 2x with firefox and then going to ie for it to fail I decided to not log in to my paypal … Continue reading

Unauthirized checking account withdraw for paypal

I sent a fiberglass motorcycle fairing to Mission, Texas and it was damaged by UPS. Original cost of the fairing was $2,000.00. Sold it on E-Bay for $900 plus $75 for shipping. When the buyer received it, he said it … Continue reading