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AboutPaypal.org is an Anti-Paypal website created with the sole purpose of exposing the horrors of doing business "The PayPal Way". We are committed to assisting the public in making an informed decision about PayPal.

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

My faith in PayPal has been dashed to pieces

I had always thought Paypal Inc to be a thoroughly respectable organization, but recently my faith in them has been dashed to pieces. Having moved abroad and opened a new account in the new currency with a new bank account, … Continue reading

Restricted paypal account

On January 11 paypal put restrictions on my account because they noticed “strange transactions” in my bank account that’s linked to my paypal account. Neither myself nor my bank has noticed a problem, but I now have no access to … Continue reading

PayPal allowed four unauthorized transactions on my account

PayPal allowed four unauthorized transactions thus putting the payments through my financial institution, I informed PayPal the transactions weren’t recognized. I had to do all the leg work and in a mess up snow balled by PayPal I couldn’t use … Continue reading

Paypal wanted me to mail my engine to their PO Box

I sold a custom built rebuilt Onan engine to a customer and used paypal for billing.He paid with a credit card then found a used engine for cheap and wanted his money back.I told him to check his invoice and … Continue reading

Paypal offered zero help over stolen money

A few months ago I was reviewing, online, the daily transactions in my business bank account. I noticed a $600 debit and it showed that it was debited by Paypal. I barely ever used PP. I went to the Paypal … Continue reading

Paypal called unauthorized charge a related charge

I had a customer ask for an unjustifiable refund of $800.00 I had no intention of refunding money, but PayPal made an unauthorized charge to my credit card on file; and did it in an underhanded manner. They attached the … Continue reading

Paypal are thieves and breaking British laws

2 YEARS AGO another paypal user sent me £60 then £40 as personal payment owed. It was returned to the user as ‘suspicious activity’. The £100 is sat in their account, but cannot be paid to me as their account … Continue reading

Paypal wanted my debit card number when paying as a guest

Very minor prob but still infuriating. I wanted to give a small contribution to a hobby website which I use almost every day. I am not a member of paypal but they said I could use paypal as a guest. … Continue reading

I complied with all of Paypal’s requests and they shut me down

I have been selling a service and used Paypal to get my customers to send me their payments to my personal account.. and they suspended it – fair enough.. I sent in all the required documents AND sent answered all … Continue reading

Worst customer service ever, just horrible

I got my account with paypal so i could make purchases on ebay and i was happy with their service however i started work doing phone sex i usually got clients to pay directly into my account however on 3 … Continue reading