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

PayPal Trojan Email

By Helen JS.Trojan.Binder – appears to come from Pay Pal, when opened it tells you the amt. ones account is attempting to be charged.  They ask if you accept or decline “then” ask for all personal information including all personal … Continue reading

PayPal Deception

By Charles This e-mail I received looks very legit, except for 2 items. First, I don’t use Paypal or Ebay, and second, the link “https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_login-run” in reality shows up on the bottom line of my browser ashttp://www.frenchtickling.com/Videos/CD.htm” So this is … Continue reading

Scammed By PayPal

By Matt Hi ppl I got ripped off by paypal i had about £1500 in my paypal when i used to trade on ebay i decided to have a spend and i bought a new body kit wheels and exhaust … Continue reading

PayPal Took My Account

By Anonymous I sold an item on eBay to a Buyer “overseas”. He selected the slowest and cheapest shipping. I advised him that it would take 6-8 weeks. Long before delivery date he registered a complaint with PayPal (owned by eBay). … Continue reading

PAYPAL VIRUS

Writer Wishes To Remain Anonymous  BOTH MY WIFE AND I ARE NOT, NOR EVER HAVE BEEN SIGNED UP WITH PAYPAL. BUT WE BOTH (2 DIFFERENT COMPUTERS) GET CONSTANT EMAILS FROM PAYPAL STATING THAT OUR ACCOUNT IS “EXPIRING IN 5 DAYS” … Continue reading

PayPal Fraud Email

By Michael Smith I just recieved an email that appears to be from Paypal asking me to verify credit card info. It is a fraudulent email as I do not currently, nor have ever had a Paypal account. I can … Continue reading

$5,000.00 Held With No Explanation!

By Lana Johnson Yesterday, PayPal froze close to $5000 and gave me no explaination for this. When I contact them, I get automated e-mail responses and that is all I get. I had to tell all my eBay’ers that this happend. … Continue reading

PayPal Fraudulent Email

By Paula I recently received an email which appeared to be from paypal. It stated that there had been suspicious activity on my account. There was a link provided which stated & looked like it was to their website for … Continue reading

PayPal Fraud E-mail

Writer Wishes to Remain Anonymous This is a very official looking email – sent to my work email, which has no relationship to PayPal. Very suave. Can’t these people be prosecuted? “PayPal” <service@paypal.com> 12/13/2004 05:24 PM Please respond to “PayPal” <service@paypal.com> … Continue reading

After 4 Months and 30 E-mails, I Got Lucky

By Hunter I sold a Rolex on EBAY and accepted PayPal.  The buyer paid with a Credit Card,received the watch and gave me great feedback.  Weeks later he decided the watch wasn’t what he was looking for.  His credit card … Continue reading