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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..

Paypal offer no seller protection.

I recently sold a watch on ebay to a woman in Germany. I live in the UK and naturally sent this item recorded delivery and signed for. 3 days after the watch was sent, without contacting me, the buyer opened … Continue reading

Too easy to be ripped off using PayPal

Recently, I sold an expensive item via Paypal. The buyer stated the item was malfunctioned, which it was not but Paypal automatically withdrew money from my account, leaving me in debt. The only inkling of any problems I had was … Continue reading

How do I get back on eBay?

I do not want this to get too lengthy. I am interested in creating another ebay and paypal account. I was a power-seller, top-rated seller, and an honest seller above all. Just me selling games over the last 4 years. … Continue reading

Refusal to release my funds

I have now been sitting on hold with Paypal for 54 minutes. My tax refund was to be put on a netspend card. However, the CSR gave me the wrong information and my refund was placed on a Paypal prepaid … Continue reading

Paypal made 31 withdrawals for 13 purchases

Given the fact that my bank account has taken a nose dive, just at the time my family experiences medical issues, I took a look at payments made to paypal by bill me later for items purchased. Imagine my shocked … Continue reading

Hacked Paypal account and double billing

This is the third time my paypal account has been hacked and my account information compromised. At first “they” insisted someone got my card number. But then, how could they access and change my account information? Always to a Luxembourg … Continue reading

Paypal is holding my money hostage and wast my SSN for ransom

I sell casually as a hobby on fee-bay, maybe 25 items a month, $200-$300 total. Wasn’t even close to the $20k threshold the IRS has, and Paypal kept sending “give us your SS#” notices, and I always clicked “remind me … Continue reading

I am seeking legal advice on how to bring down Paypal

After 5 years of using paypal my account was limited for violating their Acceptable Use Policy. I have a work profile online with adult themes but this has nothing to do with paypal. Paypal claims and is asking me to … Continue reading

PayPal Seller Protection

Hi i am suffering from very bad experiences as seller SINCE 1-02-2014 , I sold some items to a French customer but the buyer did not liked the all items because he was scam and open a fake case for … Continue reading

Everything about using PayPal is a problem

Here’s what I wrote to Pay Pal, which explains the problem inherent in their horrific company: Pay Pal needs to stop the fraudulent practices that have become your hallmark. It is unconscionable that you would take money from someone’s bank… … Continue reading