A Victoy against PayPal

I found a trick that worked for me to get my account closed and get my money back. I filed a complaint with TrustE and they acted – and it worked! As you know – PayPal doesn’t close accounts. They “Limit” the account forever. They steal your money for at least 180 days and often […]

PayPal to start fining their customers

If you buy a Playboy with your paypal debit card – PayPal might steal $500 from you. PayPal to Levy Fines for Gambling, Porn By Lisa Baertlein SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – PayPal, the online payments arm of eBay Inc. on Friday said it will soon fine people up to $500 for uses related to gambling, […]

PayPal refuses to close my PayPal Account

In my continuing battle with PayPal I have sent them several emails demanding that they close my account and terminate the user agreement I have with them. They refuse to do so. They have placed my account in a “Limited Status” which does not close the account. It gives them the ability to share my […]

Screwed by PayPal in small claims court

I got the decision in small claims court in the mail and I got screwed. The judge – who really wasn’t a judge but a fill in lawyer – complained that the case was too complex for small claims court and recommended I hire a lawyer. The decision: Defendant (PayPal) acted within the scope of […]

Perkel vs PayPal

I went to the hearing yesterday. No decision was made at that time. The judge took it under submission. I have no idea if I will win or not. I do think the judge believed everything I said – but he complained it was a complex case for small claims court. But – this is […]

Off to court with PayPal today

Well – today is the day I go to cmall claims court against PayPal. It’s at 1:00 in Santa Clara County. It should be interesting. My first experience in California small claims court. This incident is about PayPal cutting me off and siezing my money because they didn’t like the content of my web site. […]

PayPal Class Action and Proposed Settlement

PayPal sent me this about their class action lawsuit. IF YOU OPENED A PAYPAL ACCOUNT BETWEEN OCTOBER 1999 AND JANUARY 2004, YOU MAY BE ENTITLED TO A PAYMENT FROM A CLASS ACTION SETTLEMENT. PLEASE READ THIS NOTICE CAREFULLY. UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT NORTHERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA SAN JOSE DIVISION In re PayPal litigation Case No. […]

Suing PayPal

Update on the PayPal situation. On June 13th PayPal closed my account because they didn’t like the material on my web sites. Yesterday I filed a small claims court case against them for $5000 – the mex you can sue for in California. Here’s the details of my encounter with them and there’s a recording […]

PayPal Sucks – Closed my Account – Keeping my Money

I’m in the process of building my PayPal sucks site and this blog entry is the first step. It’s the art of being an asshole. I’m sure I’m not the only one that PayPal has ripped off and probably won’t be the last – but I will be the one they remember the most. I […]