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

Seller issued refund to me that PayPal kept.

I bought an item on ebay. the item was not as described. I contacted the seller as instructed by ebay and pay pal. The seller agreed to the return and to refund my full purchase price. I return mailed the … Continue reading

PayPal treats the person who sells like a crook

In my dealings with pay pal, 19 months ago I sold a computer as is on ebay. The person who bought it filed a complaint 4 months later and said it did not work and wanted his money back. It … Continue reading

PayPal is Holding my refund!

I made a Walmart purchase using paypal over a week ago, paypal debited my account the very same day. Later that day the order was canceled by Walmart because the item was out of stock, Walmart refunded paypal the same … Continue reading

PayPal is a small business killer

Hi, I’ve had a PayPal account for 10 years and have been selling products online for 7 years. I spent the last 18 months working on a new product to help people learn languages. It’s been tough at times, with … Continue reading

Can’t delete old bank and card info from PayPal

PayPal has not let me add credit cards nor delete bank accounts which I rarely use. The end result being that I incur NSF fees on these accounts as each time I try to change the funding sources and it … Continue reading

PayPal account limited

I’ve a ebay account which was doing fairly well 100% feedback and ebay top seller so no problems with my ebay account but paypal is another matter I opened a new bank account and added the new bank account to … Continue reading

3 months wait to receive payment

Someone purchased a DVD from us. They did not recognize the billing name and declined payment, hence we did not get paid. When I confronted the person (who we know) they apologized, called their card company who then contacted paypal … Continue reading

Buyer gets refund 5 months after receiving item

I shipped a pair boots to a buyer. The boots were brand new. They still had the price tag on them. I received my money and everything was fine. But almost 5 months later I received an email stating the … Continue reading

PayPal sent my money to the IRS

I bought T-Mobile Reloadit card serviced by MoneyGram Blackhawk Network California Inc. at Vons California. I loaded 5000 to this card and the card is locked by Paypal’s risk department. I called paypal and they forced me to send a … Continue reading

Things were looking good until paypal limited my account

I recently moved and I’m a struggling student. I spent all the money I had in my savings for four iPhones on craigslist which were a good deal at 1500 for all 4. These were all legitimate phones that were … Continue reading