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PayPal – CFPB Complaint – 1402959

Consumer Said: “I have had a PayPal account for about 8 years now in good standing. Recently my account was locked and all of my funds are unavailable while it ‘s locked. They say they WILL NOT under any circumstances unlock my PayPal account or give me access to my funds until XXXX debts are paid from old PayPal accounts ... Read More »

    PayPal – CFPB Complaint – 1306697

    CFPB Consumer Complaints

    Consumer Said: “Billmelater charged me a late fee of {$35.00}. When I called in to make the payment in XXXX the system told me the payment was due so I made it. I had already made a payment earlier that month. So, when I went to pay this month they said I was past due and charged me a late ... Read More »

      PayPal – CFPB Complaint – 1306020

      CFPB Consumer Complaints

      Consumer Said: “Received a letter from XXXX XXXX stating that I owe them for a collection for PayPal. The amount that it ‘s states I owe is XXXX. I checked my account on PayPal and it states my balance is {$0.00} and I do not have an open credit card account on PayPal. I did a credit report and not ... Read More »

        PayPal – CFPB Complaint – 1301385

        CFPB Consumer Complaints

        Consumer Said: “Unfortunately, there is yet another problem with XXXX that I must add to my complaint : They claim that I owe an {$80.00} refund to a buyer in an XXXX purchaser and they have debited that amount from my XXXX account, even though the buyer has yet to return the purchased item to me for a refund ( ... Read More »

          PayPal – CFPB Complaint – 1304231

          CFPB Consumer Complaints

          Consumer Said: “i tried to sell my computer online and accidentally sent them money instead of accepting their payment” Date Complaint Filed With CFPB: 03/26/2015 Product: Money transfers Type: Domestic (US) money transfer Issue: Fraud or scam State of Consumer: CA Company Public Response: Company Response: Closed with explanation Was the Company Response Timely: Yes CFPB Complaint ID: 1304231 The ... Read More »

            PayPal – CFPB Complaint – 1305203

            CFPB Consumer Complaints

            Consumer Said: “I GOT SCAMMED VIA PAYPALHe told me to send as to family or friends ” I was trading {$78.00} + {$1.00} ( fees ) = 80 $ totalfor counter strike global offensive case keys. He offered me XXXX keys for my 80 $ which I took to be a fair offer and accepted the trade, sending him the ... Read More »

              PayPal – CFPB Complaint – 1297905

              CFPB Consumer Complaints

              Consumer Said: “I purchased XXXX at The XXXX XXXX ( online ) using my Paypal account because they were offering a XXXX months no payment and no interest option. Paypal is now telling me that I have a payment due within 30 days even though I paid under their promotional offer.” Date Complaint Filed With CFPB: 03/24/2015 Product: Bank account ... Read More »

                PayPal – CFPB Complaint – 1296268

                CFPB Consumer Complaints

                Consumer Said: “My balance was under {$50.00} and they added charges totaling over {$500.00}” Date Complaint Filed With CFPB: 03/23/2015 Product: Payday loan Type: Issue: Charged fees or interest I didn’t expect State of Consumer: NC Company Public Response: Company Response: Closed with explanation Was the Company Response Timely: Yes CFPB Complaint ID: 1296268 The consumer complaint above was filed ... Read More »

                  PayPal – CFPB Complaint – 1293914

                  CFPB Consumer Complaints

                  Consumer Said: “I have a XXXX Paypal accounts. Sometimes I transfer between them and also I have sold things to others and they pay me with PayPal Cash cards, which I can deposit into my PP account. Which I do. Paypal states this is high risk to them ” and froze my account. They state my account is frozen for ... Read More »

                    PayPal – CFPB Complaint – 1293900

                    CFPB Consumer Complaints

                    Consumer Said: “Paypal blocked my account because I signed in from a foreign location. I am a XXXX and am abroad almost all the time. I called their resolution center several times, answered all the security questions successfully, and reset my password. All to no avail. In frustration, I asked that my account be closed and that my credit balance ... Read More »

                      Is That PayPal Email a Fake?

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                      Faked PayPal email notifications directing recipients to malicious websites aren’t new. But cybercriminals are getting a lot better at executing them. That’s what the discovery of a current phishing campaign designed to lure victims to click to a pair of very well-designed faked PayPal websites shows. The finding comes from researchers at OpenDNS, a free, ad-sponsored service for making faster, ... Read More »

                        Can You Really Help Me Get the $50 PayPal Owes Me?

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                        “Dear Steve, I was contacted via email by PayPal Extras MasterCard® on 5 Nov 14 offering a $50 statement credit for a $100 purchase made by 31 Dec 14 on an approved PayPal Extras MasterCard. I applied for the card, was approved and made the required minimum purchase on 11 Nov 14. Now, despite 3 billing cycles since the purchase, ... Read More »

                          Is Synchrony Bank and PayPal Doing Something Fishy?

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                          “Dear Steve, I don’t believe I have been “scammed” in the traditional sense, but I find something fishy about Synchrony Bank (Formerly GE Capital, GE Capital Retail Bank) My story is as follows: I have 3 credit cards with GE CRB and receive notices of change to Synchrony, the usual stuff (my online accts now go to them etc.) That’s ... Read More »

                            Watch Out for Utility Scam Warns FTC

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                            Imagine receiving a phone call from your utility company saying they’re about to cut off your electricity. The caller ID looks like it might be a legitimate phone number, but you know you’ve paid your bill. The caller says, “I can stop this, but only if you pay me.” It’s a scam, but there’s a new twist. Instead of asking ... Read More »

                              The Importance of Reading the Fine Print of Credit Agreements

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                              Last week a concerned mother wrote to us here at GetOutOfDebt.org with a predicament with her son’s BillMeLater Account. Her concerns are as follows: “This debt is just outrageous and needs to stop with the deferred payment that they are going to sock onto this debt and will never be paid off. There is no reasoning with them at all ... Read More »

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