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

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

I just fell victim to the typical eBay/PayPal scam

I just fell victim to the typical eBay/PayPal scam. A scam buyer joins eBay for a month, runs up @18 positive ratings (and provides NO ratings for any of their VERY small dollar amount purchases). He has a gibberish email … Continue reading

PayPal sides with known scammer

I paid for personal training and coaching via PayPal in the amount of $2000. After learning that the person was a scam I notified PayPal and disputed the transaction. I told them I had proof of another person who was … Continue reading

Return scam

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