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Paypal site is not safe and often compromised.

Unauthorized payments were made using my paypal account. Paypal refused to acknowledged their site had been compromised. Naturally I deleted my paypal account and told my wide circle of family, friends and colleagues to do the same. I will never … Continue reading

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Too many loops and hoops with PayPal and eBay

I have recently started my own eBay business following the success of my own hosted business website. Opening an eBay shop was a ‘test’ of the market place just to see if I could increase sales in other countries and … Continue reading

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Misrepresentation by PayPal

Being a retired law enforcement supervisor here in the Cincinnati Ohio area I would like to relate what I would consider a fraud within PayPal Credit Dept. Being a buyer on Ebay for several years I decided on October 9th … Continue reading

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My unfortunate dealings with PayPal

Paypal screw me a couple of times in 2005. Here is that old tale. I was a visiting professor at Utah State University, and bought an expensive watch for a friend (below 2000 dollars). The idea was: I would pay … Continue reading

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Paypal payment on eBay.

I have a paypal account. I use it to purchase items from eBay quite often. Yesterday I commuted to buying a laptop. I am unable to purchase this item. I click sign into paypal account and it tells me, unable … Continue reading

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PayPal has effectively destroyed my good name!

Hello I have a ebay and pay pal account up until the 14th of October I was listed on ebay as above standard in business dealings. Then all of a sudden Ebay and pay pal both put restrictions on my … Continue reading

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Damn PayPal and ebay!!!!! Hate it.

So paypal charging my account for $1140$ For purchase of a “Laptop” which I never did !!I spoke to them and said I never made that purchase and I never received a laptop but they didn’t care what I had … Continue reading

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Ebay said I was too risky after 3 sales

I’ve only had my account open for 2 months. I’ve had a total of 3 sales ever in my entire seller’s history with eBay, just when I began growing comfortable with the process eBay decided that my selling behavior was … Continue reading

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PayPal told me to get a lawyer or call the cops because they are NOT reopening dispute

Paypal sides with the buyer and refunded a buyer who clearly scammed me out of $30,000.00 worth of white diamonds gia certified which i gave a buyer a great price for under 1300.00 for everything and the buyer scammed me … Continue reading

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Paypal extortion

Paypal repeatedly trying to extort paypal account signup from new ebayers. Ebayers prevented from using checkout smoothly. System @ paypal set up, to bill 0.00 telling viewer on screen “payment declined” in red, not true. Then get a phonecall utilizing … Continue reading

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PayPal over ride my credit card purchases

Every time I find something I really want to purchase, most of the time no other option (credit Card) is available because I once upon a time I created an account with paypal. When I find something that I want … Continue reading

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Paypal nee to be brought down

How anyone can work for this company with pride I do not know. I’d find it hard to be civil and not pin one of these dicks up against a wall – it’s what you’d do to anyone else trying … Continue reading

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Account with debt linked to my account

Paypal sent me an email saying that they have determined I have another account that I owe $2300 on. They say will withdraw it from my linked accounts. They claim the account was used on the same computer as me. … Continue reading

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Sometimes Paypal errors work in your favor

Hello everyone. I’m just wondering on few things about paypal. I have been using paypal for a couple of years now. It’s been almost two years that I have not been using it because my paypal debit master card had … Continue reading

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Paypal restricted me because ebay restricted me

First, ebay has limited my account saying that I was selling counterfeit items. They have based their claims on lack of pictures or evidences. which are not true at all. Although, several times I wrote them to explain that I … Continue reading

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Told I did everything right and then banned

I was working with both eBay and PayPal reps to make sure my listings were good and right by their policies . They told me they were great . A month later and several revisions every 6 reps and I … Continue reading

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Paypal used to be good but now it just attract scammers

Have a merchant account with paypal, but have never had a problem with paypal as far as receiving payments is concerned, but then again that could be because I haven’t sold anything for years as have not been active online … Continue reading

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ebay Warning!

eBay Experience: Just a note to WARN all BUYERS that although eBay states: “detailed seller ratings are anonymous, so please feel free to leave honest ratings about your buying experience”. They are FAR FROM anonymous and eBay has violated their … Continue reading

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ebay keeps removing my legit listings

They continue to screw me! No matter what I sell they remove my listings!!! I have sold original products that I have bought from the stores like bags that my wife owned. She no longer wanted he Fendi (authentic!)bag and … Continue reading

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Another Avenue for PayPal complaints

Contact the US Senator that represents your district. It does help to vote but although I do not think the Senator can find out if you voted for them when you say you did make sure you do if not … Continue reading

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Paypal demands that I convert my older account with them to a newer account

I recently opened an account back up that was dormant for 3 years. I have a 70 feedback rating at 100% positive. I’ve been an ebay seller for over 7 years and a paypal user just as long. Recently this … Continue reading

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Too many issues with Paypal

Refused to let me link my bank account with them after my daughter atempted to use it on her Paypal account. One person told me I could if I did this this & that. Another person said “we will never … Continue reading

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Transaction failed, paypal said try again and now I am being double charged.

I recently purchased an item on Ebay and pay pal said they are sorry the transaction could not be completed and to try again, There were sufficient funds in the account as it was payday so I presumed a web … Continue reading

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Ordered 1 item but invoiced for 2 and no way to correct problem

Good morning Yesterday I bought a miniature decorative bicycle on Ebay (Object N° 300452857342). I really don’t know how it happened, but the quantity ordered (on the invoice) was 2 (instead of 1) with double shipping costs. Therefore I didn’t … Continue reading

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Frisco Woods Campground Nightmare

In Late July, I took my family to Frisco Woods Campground where I encountered numerous problems that make dealing with PayPal seem like Christmas morning. Upon arriving, I immediately noticed 4 disturbing things. #1, the mosquitoes were unbearable. Imagine being … Continue reading

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paypal pd transaction that did not go thru

On monday i attempted to make a large purchase and after the paypal pay button was pushed a screen came up that said my transaction did not go thru. Could be a transmittion error. Your purchase was not made. So … Continue reading

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Pay Pal Has Been Holding My $70 For 3 Years

I made a purchase on Ebay and paid by Visa. I received a defective product so I returned it to the vendor who was supposed to credit my Visa. Instead the money was put into a Pay Pal account. I … Continue reading

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Paypal stole $111.00 in my customer’s transactions

As you probably know, I have been a business owner for 10 years, and receiving orders through this website for 2 years using Paypal. The last 4 months, I have never seen such a lax attitude by paypal to investigate … Continue reading

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Fund is missing.

PayPal have auto withdraw some fund from my account six months back. My bank decline it and fund send back to PayPal. Now when i contact PayPal they told me to submit bank statement of my account. I attached as … Continue reading

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PayPals new software claims I owe money

My account was frozen on Dec 19, 2011 all of a sudden. When I called to see what was going on, I was told some “new software they had just installed in their server” told them my account “shared a … Continue reading

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It’s been one lie after another

I have sold a pool table over the internet and the person paid by paypal. Well it’s just been lie after lie. The buyer was suppose to pay for the shipping. Well I have been required to put up $450.00 … Continue reading

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Unfair Practices /No communication

Customer recieved a broken item from me,even though the item was packaged carefully as required, the item was broken in shipment. Ebay was fair by giving me time to refund the customer but was unfair in allowing the customer to … Continue reading

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Fake Panda 1 oz. Gold Coin

I bought a 1 oz. gold Panda coin from a seller on Ebay. When I got it I put it away because we were going away for the winter. We came home in March and we found out it was … Continue reading

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Impossible to talk to someone at Paypal

Been trying off and on for 4 years to talk to someone at PayPal to open my frozen account. I have tried to open a new account and use a new password, etc. Get stuck in loops. Got very close … Continue reading

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pay pal hasnt givin me my donations and doesnt reply to emails

i dont conplain, but paypal has pushed me to the brink, im trying to go around the world by human power alone with no sposership and need these donations to servive, without these donations i will die fact.. im out … Continue reading

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PayPal Help Center Useless

Why can’t PayPal answer a specific question? Their answers always seemed canned. It makes me wonder if they can be trusted. Submitted By:: Bob Location-: Bob Land

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reached a paypal sending limit

Hi there this is Bugsy8350 on ebay with 100% positive feedback been dealing with ebay for years with no problem .Before paypal I use to contact the seller on ebay arrange method of payment through check,money order etc.no problem.Then I … Continue reading

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Thanks for this website

Boy, am I glad I looked up PayPal on Wikipedia, then found this website! I had been considering a certain business venture, until I found out that it would go through PayPal. I already had my own suspicions. When I … Continue reading

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Paypal needs to play by the rules

Would take way to long to explain all of the nightmares that go on with PayPal. They love to freeze accounts at the drop of a hat but are slow to release the hold. I think that the bank regulators … Continue reading

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Payment Problem

I owed eBay $100.40 for a sale. They were going to take the money right out of my bank account at the middle of the month. On the eBay site I saw there was an option to make a one … Continue reading

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Paypal wants me to pay taxes on things I bought and paid taxes for

Well, Paypal froze my account that had 20,000 in it. This was back in Oct 2011. After contacting the better business in Cali and in AZ and contacting our state senator and many other people. My account was unfrozen and … Continue reading

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Buyer could not retract star rating

21 DAY FREEZE ON PAYMENTS RECEIVED THRU PAYPAL ACCOUNT BECAUSE MY PERFORMANCE LEVEL FELL TO 2.17% AND WAS .17% “BELOW STANDARDS”. THE LOW MARKS WERE RECEIVED ON THREE TRANSACTIONS FROM ONE BUYER ALL MADE ON THE SAME DAY FOR SHIPPING … Continue reading

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A New Deceit

There’s a new PayPal deceit. Join their Bill Me Later service and save $5 on this purchase, and take 6 months to pay for it. Click the button on the EBay web page, sign up for the service, which dings … Continue reading

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Paypal and Ebay make it very difficult to use them

Have recently changed address and name due to marriage. Can no longer use my credit card to make online purchases as my card is now associated with my original account. Paypal site has no address, phone number or email address … Continue reading

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Paypal Reversed my Payment

I tried paying my eBay overdue balance on my suspended eBay account (long story…) w/ PayPal and PayPal reversed my payment a few seconds later. When I called Customer Service, I could not get a straight answer as to why … Continue reading

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Always Problems Using Paypal

Once again – I tried to make a payment through pay pal and it tells me to enter a different credit card. I call the bank to see why it was declined and they said it hadn’t. Pay pal never … Continue reading

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Small Business Beware!

Small Business Beware of having a PayPal account and being able to make sense of it. In getting ready for tax season, I tried to find a report online for my account that resembled a normal bank statement with payment/debit … Continue reading

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PayPal is a shady organization

I wanted to buy some software online,the seller insisted payment must be through CLICKBANK or PAYPAL with my very authentic CREDIT CARD issued by ECOBANK(Nig)PLC,one of Africa’s most respected and reliable banks.These guys(that is the online payment and receiving companies)refused … Continue reading

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Below seller standards

It should be as illegal for paypal to be owned by ebay as it is for tmobile to be owned by att. I have “below standard” seller rating so ebay and paypal mess with my money and ability to sell. … Continue reading

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Paypal Shipping Demands

I just got off the phone with Paypal. I sold an item on Ebay and the buyer has paid, but Paypal will not release the money for 21 days. First they told me that I had to have a tracking … Continue reading

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Using Paypal on my website doesn’t work

I had 3 non ebay sales via Pay pal and despite of having all the information from my customers, Pay pal says they have no info or funds and telling me I have to contact the customers and find out … Continue reading

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My PP acc is linked to other account and I am stuck

paypal say that my account is linked to another that owes them money? the email adress belongs to my ex partner from over two years ago whom i canot contact because he beat me up and i took him to … Continue reading

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PayPal is running their business into the ground

paypal came up with new rules , paypay is not fdic regulated , paypal dont have to follow the rules of the banks , paypay sucks , if your smart , apply with merchant services to handle your transactions , … Continue reading

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Business School 101 (for PayPal)

1. Never insult your customers- Especially your best customers. 2. For every unhappy customer that you hear about (who posts here, for example) there are MANY more that remain quiet, but will never use you again. 3. Word of mouth is … Continue reading

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PayPal Sucks

How does paypal get away with holding money they aren’t entitled to? It’s bad enough that by the time we pay ebay and paypal their “fees” we end up with nothing. They then hold our money that we are entitled … Continue reading

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Valid credit card denied by PayPal

My bank-issued credit card is denied whenever I try to use it on a website sponsored by PayPal, despite its assurances that credit cards can be used. I used to have a PayPal account but favored using the credit card because invalid purchases … Continue reading

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PayPal Instant Payment Option blocked

I received an email from Netflix today telling me that my payment for my subscription was rejected by PayPal. After contacting Paypal the first representative said the Instant Payment option was disabled due to too many rejected credit card payments. I … Continue reading

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PayPal says transfer complete, money not in bank

Most of you are told that it takes 3-5 days for a transfer of funds to your Bank from Paypal. This is like the old saying “push the button and I will get Paid”. Paypal Deposits funds being transfered through … Continue reading

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PayPal Unable To Match My Phone Number With My Account

Every time I call Paypal to discuss my account problems with them, their automated phone system prompts me to enter my phone number. After entering my phone number the system says that it “cannot match that phone number with any account”. When I … Continue reading

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Transfer Time From PayPal To Bank Account Is A Joke

In this day and age, it is an absolute joke that it takes 3 to 4 days just to move money from my PayPal account into my bank account. Anybody else that I deal with, from my insurance company, brokerage … Continue reading

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PayPal Reward Points

What Reward Points PayPal gives PayPal takes away. Don’t ever try to build up points to buy a large item or you’ll find that PayPal will just take them away from you. The loss of points only shows on your … Continue reading

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PayPal Debits Account Twice For One Transaction

Paypal has debited my checking account twice for a single purchase that I have made.  When I called the vendor they told me that they have received only one of the payments.  So the problem is, Paypal keeps insisting that … Continue reading

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Unknown GE Money PayPal Account?

On July 2, I ordered a bicycle jersey from an internet site and paid for it through PayPal. The jersey arrived in a couple of weeks. The charge did not appear on my SunTrust Visa as PayPal purchases usually do. It … Continue reading

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PayPal’s Complicated Setup Process Causes Delays

I bought a camera on eBay last Friday. My first eBay purchase. Went to set up a PayPal account, would not let me do it. It said my bank account was already attached to a PayPal account. Called them, and … Continue reading

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PayPal Payment Changes are a RipOff along with E-Bay

My husband and I both have a PayPal account. We have the same bank account (of course because we are married).  We always made the payments to PayPal via computer but can no longer do this. PayPal states that this … Continue reading

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Money In Account, PayPal Refuses To Authorize Transaction

First of all PayPal needs to implement a policy to release customers funds on the customers request. I will never use PayPal again. I had more than enough funds in my account to cover my purchase. I could not believe … Continue reading