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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..


DISABLED ROOFER HAS ACCOUNT FROZEN BY PAYPAL: I had an accident in 2010 and by the time I had healed enough to get my thoughts together, I was deep in debt so I figured I would sell a few things … Continue reading

I am so sick of PayPal’s unethical business tactics

I have 100% perfect eBay feedback, and I work very hard to provide stellar customer service to all of my eBay buyers. I recently lost my job, so I have been auctioning off my personal belongings to pay my mortgage … Continue reading

PayPal took $700 sent to me

I had $700 sent to me through PayPal and they wouldn’t release it to me, saying it “was a suspicious amount”. No Ebay transaction or Gunbroker transaction, just a guy trying to send me $700 he owed me. They froze … Continue reading

PayPal holds me responsible for what buyer does with item

Over 12 years as an eBay/Paypal customer. Over 660 transactions with 100% customer satisfaction. I sell a musical instrument to a man in Florida who turns a shill for a group in Japan. The address I send it to is … Continue reading

Lost dispute despite proof of delivery

Ebay froze my account when buyer/scammers claimed their items were never received. I have proof with the post office the items were received but the buyer is always right with ebay and paypal and they took money out of my … Continue reading

Collection agency came after me because buyers account was hacked.

Like most I started off on ebay buying things and then looked at the opportunity to try and make money. I had been an ebay member for 8 years when I tried to sell my old PC. The buyer did … Continue reading

I will not be selling on eBay or using PayPal anymore

I had a problem with a seller and reported it to eBay’s customer support. They advised me to log the events of the transaction in an email, and they game me their email address to mail it to “customersupport@ebay.com” After … Continue reading

I think we are all getting taken by eBay and PayPal

I have now sold & purchased items on E-bay for 12 years. I sell very little, therefore I can’t accumulate a “track record” by their rules and this allows them to hold my money for 3 weeks every time I … Continue reading

I can not access my PayPal account

I run an online store and an ebay store, and recently out of the blue my paypal account was limited, to my shock, they wouldn’t give me a reason, and are unwilling to give me access to it any longer, … Continue reading

eBay/Paypals actions ruined my online business

I was a licensed vendor for Ed Hardy Sunglasses in NYC when the first came out in 2007. I received a double initial shipment and decided to sell them on eBay. I had sold nearly all of them and shipped … Continue reading