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PayPal and Skrill Overview

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PayPal was first mentioned on PissedConsumer on Nov 18, 2007 and since then this brand received 679 reviews. It is 559 reviews more than Skrill received since Dec 1, 2014.

PayPal and Skrill Consumer Ratings

37 out of 305 in Cash Services category
17 out of 305 in Cash Services category
Customer service
31 in category
11 in category
27 in category
13 in category
27 in category
13 in category

According to consumer ratings and reviews, Skrill ranks 20 points higher in the Cash Services category than PayPal. People gave PayPal 1.2 stars for Customer service criterion in Cash Services category and it is 34 points higher than the worst rated brand in this category. At the same time, Skrill was rated 2.1 stars for Customer service criterion in this category and it is 54 points higher than the worst rated brand in this category. If we look at Reliability criterion, than we see that Skrill has a higher rating than PayPal. Regarding Staff criterion, consumers gave PayPal 1.3 stars and it is 58% greater than other in category. Skrill however was rated 1.8 stars and it is 80% greater than other in category.

PayPal and Skrill Rating Details

Customer service
1.2 (269 reviews)
2.1 (34 reviews)
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It has been a nightmare and headache it has now been 5 days no customer service that was worth a damn except for kent but pay pal has yet to release my money today is the 5th day and I am still waiting..


...Not only that, the customer service numbers either a. dont work b. dont answer or c...

1.3 (244 reviews)
2 (29 reviews)
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I took deposit from customer, then took Final Payment. They Claimed I charged fraudulent. I proved I was correct. They still did not release my funds. I had to go after the customer, repossessing his trailer to get my funds. Then a purchase, that cam from China...all junk. cost more to send it...


Skrill not deposit money by master card

1.3 (239 reviews)
1.8 (30 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

...Facebook site lies to customers over and over with scripts from Phillipines staff not even located in this country . A total joke! ..


...Almost always, the idiot Skrill staff presented monkey show, just to steal my money. I pray that Skrill staff burn in this world and in *** fire..

Micheal J

PayPal and Skrill Pros and Cons

  • Ease of use
  • It until now
  • Offered a convenience which was good for the time being
  • Verification
  • Null
  • Easy to pay someone
  • Customer service
  • Fraudulent activity
  • Way they treat customers
  • Customer support presents donkey show
  • Account management
  • Withdrawal issue

PayPal and Skrill Most Positive Reviews

Top rated reviews

It seems Paypal is repeating 2012 history when they were facing legal troubles trying to launch their IPO. Since then th...


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i cant send money. so i calling, plese solve this problem.

PayPal and Skrill Most Critical Reviews

Lowest rated reviews

My account got scammed over 10 yrs ago, submitted to the better business bureau, PayPal, anyone else that would listen....


someone hacked my account When amount dedicated (1100$) from my account i updated skrill by that even i called inform ab...

PayPal and Skrill Latest Reviews

Recent published reviews

Followed a link to a Fuji printer that was $20 less than everyone else. Not a huge savings but as the printer was on sal...

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I will preface with the fact that my skrill account is older than 6 months, has only used the same deposit methods with...

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PayPal and Skrill Products and Services

Most reviewed product and services
  • Paypal Account (211 reviews)
  • Paypal Customer Care (71 reviews)
  • Paypal Payment Processing Service (35 reviews)
  • Skrill Account (64 reviews)
  • Skrill Money Transfer (18 reviews)