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

PayPal customer service is a joke

I can’t take one more single Asian lying over at PayPal’s outsourced customer service center. The lie and lie and lie more. They are paid to take calls not help people. My ebay account got linked to someone else or … Continue reading

Refusal to release my funds

I have now been sitting on hold with Paypal for 54 minutes. My tax refund was to be put on a netspend card. However, the CSR gave me the wrong information and my refund was placed on a Paypal prepaid … Continue reading

Seller, shipper, paypal and ebay will not help me with problem

I ordered an 2 batteries and 1 charger for camera. Batteries ok, charger wrong one. E-mail seller-said not their problem and for me to contact paypal- I did – told -not their problem-contacted ebay- told me to contact seller. I … Continue reading

Paypal Limited Account

Yesterday I received funds from 2 unknown Paypal users that added up to $850 usd. The transactions were under review and my account was limited. The following day I called Paypal after the money had been reversed and asked what … Continue reading

I worked for paypal but not for long

I used to work for PayPal and I have a lot of issues with the way they (including eBay) conduct business. Putting random holds on funds for sellers that really didn’t earn such treatment put a bad taste in my … Continue reading

Problem in General

Paypal is an absolute nightmare. My daughter has used the account for years with my permission for small purchases. She has the same last name and address. Last week I sent her $50 with the paypal account and suddenly they … Continue reading

PayPal not calling me back to solve problem

I have had calls into Pay Pal since yesterday afternoon. The message I receive is that all the operators are busy and to leave a detailed message along with my phone number and I will receive a call back from … Continue reading

Does Paypal make up their regulations as they go along?

In a nutshell. Sold some stamps from Sudan on eBid (although could just have easily been on eBAy) Buyer paid by PayPal. PayPal intervenes. Shock Horror. “PayPal is committed to complying with and meeting its regulatory obligations. One obligation is … Continue reading

Secret “DSR” reports

DSR” rating had fallen below their minimum standards. I was a top rated seller for over a year but in the last few months I had some real prizes for buyers and in spite of the fact I had sold … Continue reading

Paypal Replacement Card

On September 5, 2013 my Paypal card was lost or stolen. Either way I called immediately to ask for a new card. After a lengthy discussion I was told to get a secondary card in case my old card showed … Continue reading