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Fraud sponsored by eBay and Pay Pal

In 10-10-2012 I bid a Brand New Western Digital My Book Essential 3 TB External Hard Drive USB 3.0, using option buy it now in e-Bay italy. The price was very cheap (69 euro!) and includes free shipping. The seller … Continue reading

Buyer wanted refund and to keep item and got it from Paypal

Please please have Ebay Germany stopped. I sold a GUCCI bag 100% Authentic to an ebay member This member asks me (once received) if she bag was a fake and I said NO. I replied if not fully satisfied to … Continue reading

Fraud and theft on Non Profit

Paypal has kept our money for over a month now and all donations were made as a fundraiser. I have called several times a week, and seem to get no where with them. This surely has to qualify as a … Continue reading

Paypal declined all my appeals

A buyer opened a item not as described dispute on paypal only. It did not show up on my ebay message board. Customer never complained of any issues with merchandise via ebay message board, nor was i aware of the … Continue reading

Under no circumstances would I suggest using PayPal

PayPal is still at It. They completely ignore anything that I have to say as a seller and give people free reign to rip of sellers. They don’t give a shit. The customer service agents have to be forced off … Continue reading

Paypal far from “the safest way to pay”

I am having a nightmare with paypal. Before Christmas someone sent me a email telling me to change my password details. I did (I know big mistake) anyway someone was then in my computer. On December 23rd I discovered paypal … Continue reading

Paypal assured me that I would win chargeback…I did not.

I sold a pricey coin on Ebay and the buyer requested me to send the coin to another address other than the one Ebay had on file. I had already received the money, so I decided to do so. I … Continue reading

I need help with a PayPal chargeback scam

Help! I lost a chargeback claim in Paypal. I sold a service using Paypal. After a few back and forth emails with the buyer, we reached an agreement and the buyer sent payment via Paypal. I figured at this point … Continue reading

Got an empty box in the mail

I purchased a Seiko watch thru eBay from a seller in Singapore. I paid about $150 for the watch + shipping. When I received the “watch”, my postman made a comment: “What did you buy, an orchid?” He said this … Continue reading

Paypal subject to fraud

Having experienced a experienced seller that got away with a fraud through intimate knowledge of the paypal dispute process and won, here are some after thoughts. Even after receipt of the fraudulent item, his timing was perfect in an appeal … Continue reading