PayPal Lockdown

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  1. eugbug profile image98
    eugbugposted 18 months ago

    So PayPal have locked my account from receiving any further receipt of payments until I provide a Photo ID and proof of residence. If I can't do this before the next HubPages payout, will payout simply be held and added onto payout next month?

    1. Matt Wells profile imageSTAFF
      Matt Wellsposted 18 months agoin reply to this

      Hello eugbug, If you did not submit your documents to PayPal in time for the March 28th payout the balance will be added to next months payment.

      1. eugbug profile image98
        eugbugposted 18 months agoin reply to this

        Thanks for the clarification Matt. Hopefully everything will be sorted out at the Paypal end (unless they change their minds), so my account won't be restricted.

  2. Buildreps profile image88
    Buildrepsposted 18 months ago

    Eugene, what prevents you to grant Paypal's request? Even if HP can sent you the payout, you cannot withdraw the money.

    1. eugbug profile image98
      eugbugposted 18 months agoin reply to this

      I can withdraw, but won't be able to receive payments (actually I just checked and it's not locked down yet, but will be in a few months if I don't respond to them).
      This is an EU regulations anti-money laundering thing. Just another bit of red tape crap we have to put up with in the  European Union.

  3. lobobrandon profile image90
    lobobrandonposted 18 months ago

    I had to do that a long time ago. Why don't you just do it? There's no way around it.

    1. eugbug profile image98
      eugbugposted 18 months agoin reply to this

      My PhotoID documents are out of date so they were rejected, but I rang them this morning and managed to persuade them to use them!


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