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Limitations

So i got paid on Monday and my account was limited for me to provide documents, i have provided all the documents and yet still paypal has limited my account i mean closed my account for good and was told to wait for 180days to receive my money. i think its about time we stop using paypal because its not helpful in anyway.

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@Nick1110 

 

Well it seems you have your wish then doesn't it as you now don't need to or can't use them anyway.  


If you have been told your Paypal account has been permanently limited then Paypal holds any funds for 180 days as that is the same time frame that buyers have to open paypal disputes.

If no disputes are opened against you in 180 days then 'normally' you are allowed to withdraw the funds as long as you are over 18, the account is in your legal name and registered in the country where you reside.

Sometimes they confiscate funds under this policy.
https://www.paypal.com/us/webapps/mpp/ua/useragreement-full?locale.x=en_US#actions

Paypal also may request further documentation from you before you can withdraw those funds.

Your best bet is to wait until the phones are back up and running and then phone customer services so that you can speak to an agent.
Then they can help advise on how you can withdraw the funds if and when you are allowed to do so.


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