PayPal Buyer Protection draws on crowdfunding campaigns back




PayPal offers customers from June 25 no longer be able to reclaim their money if it went to a crowdfunding campaign. By deciding its users protection against fraudulent or otherwise deficient crowdfunding campaigns lost.

PayPal PayPal makes the news known in a policy update. Kickstarter and PayPal had already officially no joint venture, so the largest affected group of consumers will be at competitor IndieGoGo. Now users can have up to 180 days after a transaction that no longer turn back. The Buyer shall apply from 25 June so no longer.

Withdrawing Buyer makes consumers more vulnerable to crowdfunding campaigns that do not deliver on their promises. Cases this limitation is not to actual scammers. An example is the Kickstarter Campaign game Broken Age. Which fetched $ 3.3 million inside but could partially or even on delivering what it promised to his backers. In terms of use of Kickstarter is, moreover, a campaigner is not obliged to deliver what he promises. Another example is that of Jolla that some effort has to fulfill its promises.


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