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

Limited account for 4 years

In 2011 I was selling my grandfathers items on ebay and had to split the money with my stepbrother so once a week I sent half via paypal . This went on for several months until paypal locked both accounts … Continue reading

Paypay using illegal means

After selling an item on Ebay, the merchandise was mailed, and the tracking number posted, Paypal issued a refund of over $700 to the purchaser. They said that it was an unauthorized purchase. The refund was made about 1 1/2 … Continue reading

Lost chargeback to fraudster

I had sold $3000 Worth of product, and using the Paypal CreditCard (request for payment)…sent this product to a customer. About 2 months after, Paypal sent an email informing us that the customer filed a complaint with his credit card … Continue reading

Blocked from PayPal

Several years ago I had a business Paypal account that got in the rears. I filed bankruptcy. But fucking Paypal doesn’t seem to give a shit. Every time I open a Paypal account (personal or work related) it finds that … Continue reading

Won dispute but lost chargeback

Buyer hires me to do whiteboard animation video…digital product. Pays 50% down. I work on the video and submit rough draft. Buyer replies w/numerous changes. I reply w/request to clarify 3-4 items. Buyer waits 9 days to reply. I continue … Continue reading

Chargeback hell with PayPal

I sold over $600 in merchandise in late 2014 on ebay through paypal, the purchasers left positive feedback saying they got the item and it worked perfectly. About 1 month later paypal in contacting me claiming that the buyers have … Continue reading

Frozen funds with PayPal

My Canadian small business had an increase in chargebacks, increase in sales therefore it was determined that there was a fraudulent activity happening in November 2014. What actually happened is that I migrated to Magento in August and decided to … Continue reading

Paypal is the Grinch

I have a small Facebook business. I have sold hundreds of items mainly children clothing most consisting of Frozen costumes. Of the hundreds of clothes I send out none have not been received or damaged. On two occasions now a … Continue reading

Paypal limited account because of who I was FaceBook friends with

We had sent an invoice to a client, same as every year for the past 6 years through PayPal. Our account was frozen and the PayPal rep said the reason was cut to the fact that I was friends with … Continue reading

PAYPAL STOLE MY MONEY

PAY PAL STOLE MY MONEY, THEY FROZE UP MY ACCOUNT AND NOW I HAVE NO ACCESS TO MY MONEY AND CAN NOT GIVE MY CLIENTS THEIR SECURITY DEPOSIT BACK. IF I DONT RETURN THEIR SECURITY DEPOSITS I CAN GET IN … Continue reading