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What's New in Version 5.11.4
So easy to use but one major, worrying snag
I love it's ease of use. But recently, I mistyped an email address by one letter. I realised rightaway and contacted PayPal through my phone app. No reply. And even though the money remained unclaimed, PayPal still deducted the funds from my credit card. How is this possible? I had to send 4 emails and eventually got my money back but surely a bug as the blurb states that money will only be taken once the seller confirms purchase, which on this occasion, they didn't, because the email address didn't exist. Has made me very nervous of future transactions. If the email was null and void, how did the deduction make it all the way to my bank account. Still no explanation from PayPal.
Convenient but could be better
The sign in process still feels clunky and, if I open the app and put in password then multitask to another app, it doesn't kick me out like my mobile banking app would, which to me suggests if someone got my phone while the app was still open, they could clean me out. Minor issue I guess but one worth noting. Other than that, I love Paypal generally.
Customer service needs improving
Great easy to use app but let down by the lack of customer service. Contacted them to advise on some scamming on my account - several days later still no response.
Also to find where you can send an email in this instance is impossible. Keeps taking you to same page that doesn't help you. Possibly a few bugs in the app that need looking at.
- Category: Finance
- Updated: 01 May 2015
- Version: 5.11.4
- Size: 44.0 MB
- Languages: English, Arabic, Bokmål, Norwegian, Danish, Dutch, French, German, Hebrew, Italian, Japanese, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Simplified Chinese, Spanish, Swedish, Traditional Chinese, Turkish
- Developer: PayPal, an eBay Company
- © PayPal, Inc
Compatibility: Requires iOS 7.1 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. This app is optimised for iPhone 5.