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

Are scam sellers and PayPal working together?

I received the wrong item from a seller. After numerous attempts to get the seller to replace the wrong item with the item I ordered I finally gave up trying. LUCKY though, I had made my purchase using PayPal, and … Continue reading

It is too easy for buyers to scam sellers

Because of something that happened in 2008, which was I sold some software to somebody and they filed a claim against me claiming it was not as posted and PayPal just gave him his money back without realizing the type … Continue reading

Paypal let a customer commit FRAUD

We did a sale which involved a 20 pallet container, it was shipped Nov 11th 2013, 1 week later it arrived via semi to train to semi from Los Angeles Ca to Atlanta Ga. a $40,000 transaction. Customer prepaid. After … Continue reading

Chargeback Filed by Buyer

I sold a pair of ‘Replica’ Beats headphones on eBay..clearly stated in the title they were a replica and later in the description I talked about how great they sounded despite not being authentic Beats. So this guy buys them; … Continue reading

Buyers emailed Thank yous then claimed Item not received

Sold two used laptops on ebay, trying to upgrade to a better computer for myself…well paypal froze the account “suspicious activity” because these were not the normal genre of items I sell. Got it unfrozen after I sent the laptops, … Continue reading

Facebook iphone 5s, 20 for sale for 80$ but nothing arrived

I saw a post on facebook for iphone 5s 64 gb for sale for 80$ so I messengered the poster, I asked them if this was legit and they said yes and that they had 2 left so hurry. They … Continue reading

Seller/vendor fraud

We found a vendor who said she could make us 8 leaded glass inserts for a kitchen cabinet. There were hundreds of rave reviews about her. She required a $1000 payment thru Pay Pal before making the glass. She told … Continue reading

WARNING: Dispute resolution

There are several issues with the rules in the resolutions centre 1 If you have a custom Item made and the manufacture totally screws it up and won’t make good on it PayPal will not refund you anything as it … Continue reading

Buyer claimed new goods were damaged and got money back

I recently sold some diving equipment and the buyer paid through paypal. The funds cleared, buyer received goods and stated all in good order, then nearly 3 weeks from confirming all is OK the buyer raises a claim with paypal … Continue reading

Buyer gets goods AND money back

On the 16th August 2013 a horse driving collar was purchased from me through E-bay / Paypal, I received email from Paypal to say they had received payment and I could send the goods which I sent via Spicer International … Continue reading