He told me to send the money to his paypal. PayPal’s Seller Protection doesn’t cover shipments made to addresses that aren’t on file, so the seller loses both the item they shipped and the payment funds. I also reached in contact with a user @not_4upreme who was also scammed by this user. I got an email confirming payment and that PayPal would withhold the payment for 21 days or whatever because I was a new seller. It went all good until a day later I get logged out of the account and of course, im blocked. I've tried every phone number I could find (doesn't work), their live chat is turned off, any messages I send them through the message center I am given an automated reply 3 … Shipment tracking in Ukraine is unreliable at best, and therefore difficult to determine electronically when a buyer received an item. - Seller used a 500 gram express post sachet to post an expensive piece of electronics (Camera's body itsself is 750 gram without box and stuff) . The first suggestion is to contact the seller. To do this, log in to your PayPal account, click on your existing dispute and choose 'File a claim'. I wanted the bag before the auction ended so i contacted the seller, who had 0 feedback, and asked if i could buy it now for $1400. Can I Get My Money Back? Sometimes, a scammer may make a payment to a seller’s PayPal account that exceeds the cost of the item they are purchasing. Dec 07, 2020 . I hear that Paypal is almost always on the buyer's side so here's my situation: I bought an item from someone (not on eBay) and I was sort of suspicious about the person so I decided to send the money as "goods" in case something like this happened. Seller Scammed Me On Paypal? The company wants to hear from you. Leave a Response Cancel reply. Hi, I'm Plymouth Guide's admin, and I have been scammed. Comment. I purchased a sweater from a seller who scammed me into paying her via PayPal friends and family option, insisting on her selling page that it is the ONLY payment option she accepts. Plymothian scammed by Paypal - seller protection is bullsh!t. If a paypal refund has been issued to your credit card, it can take a few (two to five) business days to show on your pending transactions. The buyer is claiming only one of those payments was made by them, so the only dispute that can be raised is unauthorised use. For example: Say the buyer ordered a pink scarf but received a … I GOT SCAMMED!!! If you give them an email address linked to your PayPal account, several things can happen. i ordered a part for my car with this douchebag via PayPal invoice and the guy sold them to me as brand new. For more info, see PayPal's Problem with a purchase page. 9,401. Paypal - I got scammed. Name. Still unhappy? PayPal Seller Protection protects eligible sellers against losses due to buyer claims, credit card chargebacks and reversals resulting from unauthorised activity. Either way, I don't see how this is my fault or responsibility. I got scammed and paypal says the seller provided proof that I got the prouduct what do I do. Also file a complaint with the FTC and your local police department. Verified Reviewer ... Related: Resolution Investigation unfairly closed by PayPal based on Seller's false claim of "proof of delivery" Almost $40 however it was a Christmas gift for my child. The item is valued at £150 and postage rounded up to £30. In order to place the order it had to go through PayPal. The ahole sends me the parts but used so I send them back for a full refund. To be eligible for Seller Protection, you must comply with the full terms and conditions listed in the policy. So i saw a listing on ebay for a purse. 1,905. Seller Protection doesn’t cover buyer claims for items received that are ‘Significantly Not As Described (SNAD)’; in other words, what the buyer received doesn’t match what they ordered. Talk to the seller about the $107. I sent a payment of $1000 and a payment of $400 to cover it. 76. - Seller also didn't use "signature upon delivery" according to AUPost. eBay have failed to shut down the scam where sellers’ PayPal email payment address is changed diverting funds into scammers accounts. I recently Sold two NOS Filarmonica Razors here on the BST, to a member that I have seen often, and who I believe I’ve dealt with in the past. Ayesha says: December 19, 2020 at 8:30 am . 2. Seller scammed me out of a refund in reply to min_max9000 08-29-2017. min_max9000. PayPal Abandons Another Scammed Seller 12.8.09 2:02 PM EDT By cwalters insurance SCAMS stonewalled proof excuses postal service scammers paypal … So I agreed with a seller on ebay to sell me a gift card by emailing me the card, I paid him with paypal invoicing and he agreed and all. I was fine with that and in the morning I dispatched the item. Share your PayPal.Me page link with friends and family; splitting a bill, chipping in for a present, or reimbursing a friend has never been easier. Scammed as a ‘Seller’ using PayPal. Don't forget to THUMBS Up and Click SUBSCRIBE…it’s free! Reply. After paying I received the FAKEST email confirmation. $300+ lesson for me not to use eBay and Paypal. This weekend, yet another seller contacted Tamebay … Scammed in Paypal - Seller told me to cncl dispute and he'd give my virtual good, when i cncled it, he ignored? If a seller doesn't respond to a question within 3 days or so, I'd write them off as not worth buying from. For your freelance activity Whether you design websites or sell your creations online, invoices or awkward payment reminders are a thing of the past. Photographer Joanna Rose, from Halewood, Liverpool, sold the sophisticated camera for £1,300 but says the buyer used a loophole through PayPal to claim it never arrived and so he got his money back. I was scammed by a buyer. At the end of August I sold my old iPhone through ebay and got paid by Paypal. I have ordered 2063 stuff i have received the mail but till now delivery please refund. What PayPal Seller Protection doesn’t cover. Its been 3 weeks and i finally opened an item not recieved claim. How does PayPal protect me as a seller? Upon reading online it seems as if this is a common scam in many different ways or shapes, and that paypal often forces the seller to pay back ! And contact PayPal at spoof@paypal.com if you’ve been stung by a PayPal spoof. The company offers seller protections so you aren’t liable for unauthorized transactions. “He was pretty quick to pay me via PayPal gift, as I later learned there is no seller protection there.” Jesse and the man went back and forth for a while to arrange the laptop pick up. **The sweater was of extremely poor quality and not as the seller had described. Community Member 08-29-2017. Once the buyers receive the item, months later they file a dispute with eBay/PayPal claiming they never received it. View a Printable Version; 1; 2; 3; Thread Closed. An eBay seller claims that a buyer used a PayPal scam to avoid paying her the £1,300 she was owed for her camera. 1. Nobody scammed u was rude and abrupt and u was refunded u also used a paypal that had unauthorisation as u blocked my paypal for security so paypal checked to see if it was ur paypal and ur name didnt match to ur paypal and paypal have taken over ur payment mr so tell the truth , i also uploaded proof to middleman on discord If the seller balks, open a claim with PayPal, they'll take care of you and it would be best to state your issue concisely, with paragraphs. When I use PayPal to pay for an eBay purchase, PayPal pay the seller immediately, but do not take the money from my account until 2 weeks later. The seller can only refund back to PayPal since they have no visibility to the credit card, just the PayPal account. Tools. yo, wassup everyone, welcome back to my channel! Learn how to recognize and avoid common online scams. Here is a video about how a buyer scammed me on ebay and paypal took my money & gave it back to the buyer. PayPal don't dispute chargebacks - if the transaction is eligible for seller protection, they absorb the cost - if it isn't, they don't. TheHunter #1 09-22-2019, 06:05 AM Member AZ, USA. I get my friends to dm him and he eventually unblocked me. I think sellers can even set a custom time frame for when to expect a reply from them. Escalate your dispute into a claim (within 20 days of opening a dispute). I am not sure if the buyer was legitimately scammed or whether he is trying to pull off a scam to get the item + money back. Someone tried to scam me through paypal My mother sent me money through paypal and i never received it. I sent a payment through PayPal but I think they might be scamming me. Please help me, it wont let me file another dispute since i was forced to close the first disputes, and I want my $198.00 back. This is not a demand, just a suggestion. Only troubles with them. You have one proof of posting for five payments. Overpayment. If I do not raise any issues, then the money is taken from my account after the fortnight's delay. So far nothing from Paypal, the seller was asking me to return the junk item to them and then after 45 days I'm lucky if I get anything back. The scam artist kept my item. **Initially the seller and I agreed that I would ship back the sweater to a return address given, and she would refund me. PayPal says it'll facilitate communication between you and the seller to try to work things out. He then acted like it was a funny joke scamming me out of 150$. Reply. Email. They have charged me $850 and I can't contact them what so ever. They can pretend they are you and send email which appears to be from that address. The problem is with eBay - they never communicated to me that the seller had added a tracking number the date that the refund was suppose to happen. At the very least, if you've already purchased something and the seller refuses to respond, eBay will usually take your side when disputing the sale. You have 180 days from Payment to open a Dispute in the Resolution Centre which can be found at the top of your PP account page under Tools. Upon reading online it seems as if this is a common scam in many different ways or shapes, and that paypal often forces the seller to pay back ! Either way, I don't see how this is my fault or responsibility. Paypal has literally taken my money and ghosted me. If there is a problem, the PayPal may reverse the payment and get the money back from the seller. PayPal Buyer Protection Policy scammed me in 2500 $ Thread starter sams11; Start date Jun 18, ... Fuck PayPal! - investigation with Aupost and dispute with eBay and Paypal lodged the same day. I am not sure if the buyer was legitimately scammed or whether he is trying to pull off a scam to get the item + money back. 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