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

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I have been robed by PayPal ! I sent a bronze statue to a customer,only for it to arrive damaged,in the post, I agreed to refund the cost of the item as soon as I received payment from the post … Continue reading

Is the 21 day hold really legal?

Can PayPal legally place a hold on money that came from selling an item on ebay? I sold an item for $200 ($193.60 after palpal had taken their fee) and as soon as the buyer paid, PayPal placed it into … Continue reading

Unpaid Seller even with Happy Buyers

I am a new eBay user and I have 100% positive feedback. I just sold a ton of items and made over $500 in sales but while they where holding the funds for 21 days or while the item was … Continue reading

How is it that people still use PayPal?

I am completely done with Paypal and Ebay. They do not protect sellers, and they do not realize that losing a seller is losing a buyer. I cannot believe how horrible their customer service is, and they need to just … Continue reading

You take a huge risk using PayPal

Paypal would not refund my money after I purchased a service and the service would not give me access, basically they said I would lose my money, even though the service I paid for was not given to me. I … Continue reading

Paypal took and hid my money from me

Paypal withdrew $295.14 from my bank account without my permission!!! And then when I requested the money back or cancel this transaction they told me it was still processing and would do so for 3-5days. The money is gone from … Continue reading

Seller wanted to cancel sale but got my money

I win auction. New seller tells me about problems with product and asks to cancel sale. I say ok. Then I get a notice that I didn’t pay and will lose account if I don’t pay from ebay. I ask … Continue reading

Is PayPal even regulated?

Does anybody know which department in the U.S. oversees the practices taken by paypal? To summarize, seller did not list any shipping (zero), I won the bid and then my secretary paid the bill but when I reviewed the bill … Continue reading

Utterly unfair and perfect for scammers

Sold an item on ebay to someone with no feedback. When I sent them the invoice they refused to pay for tracked shipping, back and forth we went (all via ebay messages, so all recorded) with me insisting on tracked … Continue reading

BILLMELATER KEEPS CHARGING ME

I HAD A BILLMELATER ACCOUNT THAT WORKED JUST FINE UNTIL THE END OF AUGUEST 2014. WITH NO PRIOR NOTICE I RECEIVED AN EMAIL FROM PAYPAL THANKING ME FOR PAYING MY ACCOUNT 72 OR 73$. I DIDN’T KNOW ABOUT IT AND … Continue reading