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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..

Paypal doesn’t care about “little people”

I have had a $400 line of credit (“smartconnect”) account for more than five years. Due to password problems, and PayPal customer “support” telling me they couldn’t help me, I paid off the balance in full. Fast forward one month. … Continue reading

Asked to verify account twice

Plain and simple, I have a verified account with PayPal that has been limited because they wish to re-verify my account…and need copies of SSN, Picture ID, Proof of address etc…yet they will allow selling and buying to continue on … Continue reading

Paypal gave away my grandpa’s marine watch

I sold a marine watch from my grandpa on ebay, and was forced to accept paypal. I did. So auction ended, I got 1800 $ via paypal and 4 seconds after that a mail, that my account is frozen and … Continue reading

Can PayPal take my money?

I had a paypal account years ago, it went negative. i told their collection agency that i owe them nothing. i closed the bank account that i had linked and the ebay account. I moved out of state. I started … Continue reading

PayPal says Transaction Completed but I have not gotten my money

On 21st April 2014, I posted one payment from my freelancer account to Paypal, which I have not received til date, When ever I asked them for the same, they give me only one answer transaction already completed , check … Continue reading

Transferred money took 8 days to clear

I put money into my paypal account for a refund that wasn’t even due yet. The money took 8 days to transfer and I never saw it in my account again. Ebay said Paypal has it and Paypal said Ebay … Continue reading

PayPal took my money and said I can not have it back

I have been victimized by ebay and paypal numerous times since as far back as 2006, when paypal arbitrarily decided that I had received 700.00 worth of comics and did not pay, and this BS has dogged me ever since. … Continue reading

Can’t get my money for a camper I sold

My gripe with paypal is that i have just sold my camper thru ebay on Thursday and still waiting on Sunday with still no idea when they are goin to let me have my money . every time i email … Continue reading

Debt collectors are after me

eBay are looking for fees of £39 for an item that was returned. It two months before i got the item back as i disputed the “not as described”. Now at debt collection company are phoning and writing asking for … Continue reading

Paypal is withholding my funds… Over $1400!

Paypal is withholding my funds… Over $1400. They are the biggest racket. This is my money! They suspended my account for no reason. I did all that was asked of me but deemed my uploaded passport a fake! This is … Continue reading