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

I Thought Paypal Was Good And Professional Merchant Account Provider

By Jesse I made a big mistake! I thought Paypal was good and professional merchant account provider in the World! I made a big mistake. Just recently sold something to a friend and I really did enjoy making business and … Continue reading

Seller Cheated Me, Paypal Didn’t Care

Writer Wishes To Remain Anonymous I bought a diamond anniversary thru overstock.com. The ring I bid was $197. I returned the seller within 2 days.She promised she would refund me but she didn’t.She didn’t respond my 2 emails,so I filed … Continue reading

10 Ways To Recognize Fake (spoof) Emails

Generic greetings. Many spoof emails begin with a general greeting, such as: “Dear PayPal member.” If you do not see your first and last name, be suspicious and do not click on any links or button. A fake sender’s address. … Continue reading

Half-Ass Investigation

By Greg We sold an x-ray film processor to a dead beat in New York who claimed to be a doctor. The terms in our ad on ebay was buyer was responsible for all shipping costs. He won the auction, … Continue reading

PayPal Is Terrible

Writer Wishes To Remain Anonymous Okay, I will try to make this as simple as possible. I sold a Windows computer on eBay. With the money from that computer, I purchased a G5 iMac (Apple) computer which I payed for … Continue reading

PayPal Limited Access To My Account

By Estelle While visiting my mother in law who was in the hospital with a triple bacterial infection and had undergone emergency surgery 4 days in a row, I went to my Paypal account. The night that I checked it … Continue reading

PayPal Froze My Tuition Money

Writer Wishes To Remain Anonymous I have opened a business account not personal account with paypal some time ago. I have been doing great, money was coming, i did not have either one complain, NONE, no case has ever been … Continue reading

Paypal Fraud Email

Writer Wishes To Remain Anonymous I just received the e-mail below. The funny thing is that I don’t even have a Paypal account. We recently noticed one or more attempts to log in to your PayPal account from a different … Continue reading

PayPal Is Not Our Friend

By Sandy Today is February 22nd 2005. I write that in this message so anyone who reads this will know that problems with Pay Pal still exist and they are doing very little to protect us, both buyers and sellers. … Continue reading

No Explanation What So Ever…?

Writer Wishes To Remain Anonymous Yes, I too have been taken by PayPal…they say they need Account Verification updates. I followed these steps and was abandonned. I called…they hung up. A total of $1200 dollars is stuck in my account … Continue reading