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How to prevent getting scammed by paypal on open claim against me?

I just sold a iPhone 4S white verizon carrier through paypal invoice. The phone was unused but in open box and buyer was aware of this. My paypal invoice only stated for item and description “iPhone 4S verizon white” didn’t … Continue reading

Buyer filed a Item not as described case but item has not arrived yet!!!

A EBAY Buyer in Texas filed a Item not as described case against me on 12/20/2013 with PayPal trying to Force me to issue a refund for item still in transit by USPS & i already told PAYPAL about that … Continue reading

Just one of many who has been robbed by PayPal

I’ve had them take my money unfairly. Two cases: I wait for an echeck to clear. I am notified by Paypal it has cleared and that’s it’s safe to ship. I ship. The echeck bounces. I complain. Net result: I … Continue reading

Can’t fund my payments the way I want to with PayPal

I am forced to use paypal as an ebay seller. I was trying to make a donation to a charity that links to paypal for payment. I did not want to even log in to paypal to pay and there … Continue reading

Only a matter of time before everyone realizes the paypal scam

It took me many transactions on eBay and PayPal to see that they are both a scam for the seller. There is no seller protection. They’re looking out only for the buyers it would seem. if you don’t know what … Continue reading

PayPal Account limited for over 10 years

Over 10 years ago i sold one data item online and created a PayPal account to collect the proceeds. The sale went bad – the buyer claimed not to have gotten the item (not true as it was information sent … Continue reading

Little did I know that PayPal were going to take my money hostage.

I recently sold an item and got paid through paypal. Little did I know that they were going to take my money hostage. After providing all steps and everything that needed to be done, including great review on ebay and … Continue reading

Buyer unwilling to cooperate

I am in the middle of a fraudulent chargeback attempt. Buyer purchased a high dollar, vintage DJ mixer that was in working order prior to shipment, on an “installment” plan at buyer’s request due to AMEX transaction limitations. Arrangements made … Continue reading

Paypal said I was buying illegal items meanwhile they’re illegally holding my money

I saw a car on e-bay that I wanted to buy, I decided to send $500 deposit. After that I received a letter from PayPal saying that I was buying or selling illegal items so I decided to cancel the … Continue reading

I am in a big mess

I was working with another party who approached me to help sell her husbands bikes as she didn’t have an eBay or paypal account and they moved to England two weeks ago and had no accounts and that her husbands … Continue reading