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I hate to burst your bubble but PayPal will not help you get your money back if your scammed. I was scammed by Storm Nedia Limited. I followed every single step outlined by a PayPal. I submitted files to prove everything I claimed. I filed both a dispute and a claim.
I lost $19.99. That won’t break my bank account. But it taught me a lesson.
Paypal is dishonest. They DO NOT help you when your scammed.
Just be careful.
Unfortunately we live in a world in 2019 where the public or the common citizen is not protected. It’s just a fact.
Since this happened to me with Storm Media and they are located in China, I no longer purchase anything from China. It’s just safer that way.
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