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Buyers need to be aware when using PayPal

Hi I would like to add my own minor paypal horror story. It isn’t a Big Scary Tale like what some of your sellers go through. I have some fault too. But I think all buyers need to be aware … Continue reading

PayPal does not fight chargebacks for sellers

SENT A PACKAGE ,WITH TRACKING PACKAGE WAS DAMAGED ,BUYER FILED A CLAIM WITH A CREDIT CARD COMPANY,PAYPAL FROZE $490.00 THEN PAID THE CREDIT CARD COMPANY,,,TOLD ME NOT TO WORRY SELLERS PROTECTION will cover you…Not if its outside of PAYPAL SINCE … Continue reading

Why doesn’t Paypal verify your account BEFORE you have transactions??

My account is on hold and has been for six days…and at least for another 48 hours while they look at my latest documents for verification of who I am. 2 passports, drivers license, bank statement showing address, rental lease, … Continue reading

Powerseller banned from eBay for low DSR’s

I sold on Ebay for 10 years.  I had over 5000 positive feedback with a 92.2%.  Then I had a couple of complaints and Ebay suspended my account indefinitely because they said that me “DSR’s” were too low!  I asked … Continue reading

PayPal’s incompetence is painful

Paypal told me after a 2 hour phone call on Sunday that this dispute of $32 would be closed and done in my favor, finally relieved to have it figured out and off the phone. They are showing a different … Continue reading

PayPal is not safe for sellers

Paypal, from our experience, does whatever it takes to float funds as long as possible. We’ve experienced numerous cases where, without any prior communication, an ebay buyer will file a paypal case (not an ebay case), with some vague, ‘product … Continue reading

No money, no product and no resolution

I paid for item from a seller including shipping. Seller told me she needed more money so i am to open a dispute with her for extra money because she didnt mean to send second item to the wrong address. … Continue reading

Pay Pal Stole $1700

We are publishing a magazine on the west coast we do about $60,000 in sales would have done more but we sold a Non Refundable license to a B*tch in Sacramento. She gets the exclusive for 4 month so we … Continue reading

PayPal Policy Updates coming soon and it’s not all good

  https://www.paypal.com/webapps/mpp/ua/upcoming-policies-full?country.x=US&locale.x=en_US  warn everyone paypal reports and steals your information! Policy Updates This page informs users in advance of important changes to the PayPal service, its User Agreement, or other policies. This page displays policy updates with future effective dates. … Continue reading

PayPal’s system is so broken

I have problems logging into my account when trying to pay for items with PayPal. I am told my password is incorrect but if I purchase from eBay the same password works! When I try and contact anyone, which the … Continue reading