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

What Ebay/PayPal should tell you before you sell

Paypal limited my account just because I had 1 issue with a buyer which I was glad to refund their money. PayPal were requesting invoices for what I was selling. When it was shoes from my personal collection that I … Continue reading

PayPal charges wrong funding source causing overdraft fees

I have been burned by Paypal, via my bank and overdraft fee’s that the result of being tricked/defrauded by Paypal when they use a defunct or unfunded account to pull money from. THis happens even when I am clicking buttons … Continue reading

Banned for life

I recently have been banned for life for selling modded consoles(xboxs, playstations) on my website www.consolerepairmods.com. Paypal was my form of receiving payments, I had buy it now buttons all over my website. Well I received a nasty email from … Continue reading

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