Until recently, Robin Shermon had never even heard of the PayPal Key. But a few days before Christmas, she quickly learned all about the new virtual card in the most unpleasant way. That’s when she discovered a hacker had created a PayPal Key and made a $2,000 purchase using her cash.
Now Shermon hopes that the Elliott Advocacy team can get her hard-earned money back.
Can we do it? (Reprint) Read more “What is the PayPal Key and how did a hacker make one for me?”
What if you ordered a $1,200 garden shed online, but instead, the scammer only sends you a free Costco magazine? That’s what happened to Sharon Keenan and she wants PayPal to reverse this expensive scam. So far, that hasn’t happened. Can we help? Read more “Help! I paid a scammer $1,200 for a free Costco magazine!”
Someone just took a lot of money from Isaac Benzadon’s PayPal account without his permission — and he wants it back.
Benzadon assumed that PayPal’s alert warning him of the giant unauthorized transaction meant his $1,200 was safe. Unfortunately, he was wrong. Read more “Someone took money from my PayPal account! How can I get it back?”
Howard Rokofsky just discovered an unauthorized transaction on his PayPal account — specifically, a $303 charge he never made. But when he disputes the charge, the online payment service denies it within hours. Did the company act too fast?
Read more “What is this unauthorized transaction on my PayPal account?”
Ashley Howard just got banned from PayPal. The company informed her that she will no longer be permitted to use its money transfer service. And more bad news followed. PayPal froze the several thousand dollars currently held in her account for 180 days. Read more “Banned from PayPal! And “she” doesn’t know why”