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

Frozen funds and scamming buyers

This is more of an ebay issue than paypal, but I will share it anyways. I sold two high ticket items (over $600). Both arrived damaged, to two separate addresses. On one case, the buyer agreed to a replacement, the … Continue reading

PayPal said I should contact the person who hacked my account

On Saturday at 19:52, somehow a transaction of 410€ was made from my Paypal account to the e-mail “acarding23@yahoo.com”. I instantly opened a ticket for unauthorised transaction, in about 1-2 hours PayPal returned my query saying after an investigation they … Continue reading

PayPal sides with fraud buyer despite my clear proof.

Paypal opened a case against me where buyer said his card was used fraudulently. I responded to the case with proof the buyer bid on the item on eBay, won the auction, paid for it, the item was shipped and … Continue reading

Issues refund but never got item back

I wanted to get rid of some of the items in my closet for more space and some extra cash. I sold my first four items with no problems, but after selling my REAL Chanel bag (for about $4,000 with … Continue reading

I encourage everyone to cancel their PayPal account

I used to rent out rooms to medical students that need a place to stay while they do their rotations in Miami. I take 50% up front to hold the room. This particular person sent me the money via PayPal. … Continue reading

PayPal does NOT fight chargebacks, don’t be fooled.

Has anyone complained about whether or not paypal is actually disputing chargebacks on our behalf or if they are just taking a fee from us? I wrote Am Ex after losing a chargeback dispute. Their response was unclear if my … Continue reading

Fear I have been scammed

I want to make a complain about paypal services. On 03/17/2015 woman with the name Jane made I payment to my account for a macbook that I sold to her for $430. Day after I received an e-mail from paypal … Continue reading

PayPal is OK until it’s not and then it gets BAD!

The last 10 years I’ve bought, sold and used Paypal, there’s never been any issues until recently. PayPal starting withholding funds and blaming it on eBay, even though they could immediately resolve it. Now I ran into an idiot buyer, … Continue reading

Got royally screwed by PayPal and so can you

Just got royally screwed by PayPal. We sent a very expensive automotive performance unit thru UPS and got payment via PayPal. It’s all true PAYPAL ALWAYS SIDES WITH THE BUYER NO MATTER HOW MUCH OR LITTLE MONEY IS INVOLVED. This … Continue reading

PayPal takes transfer amount Twice

On 4 separate occasions, I have transferred money from my Paypal account balance to another account. Paypal however ALSO took the same amounts from my Credit Card at the same time. They claimed that they sent that money as the … Continue reading