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6 votes

Someone bought bitcoins via hacking my PayPal account, how can I retrieve the bitcoins?

That is not possible. By the decentralized design of Bitcoin, nobody has the ability to "cancel" the coins in an address held by someone else. I'm sorry you were hacked, but it is almost certainly ...
Nate Eldredge's user avatar
3 votes

Someone bought bitcoins via hacking my PayPal account, how can I retrieve the bitcoins?

you can claim a chargeback from paypal or open ticket to paypal saying you were hacked. Besides that there is nothing else you can do.
Kaijju's user avatar
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3 votes

Charge backs on bitcoins

If I were to use bitcoins instead, I have no way to getting my money back, if the merchant turned out to be a fraud. As a result, I will have less trust on buying items off the internet, as a result, ...
David Schwartz's user avatar
3 votes

Charge backs on bitcoins

Bitcoin is a currency, one which has a payment method build in. Euro is a currency, too. It has a payment method build in, too: If you give someone a Euro banknote, you're using it. But that's it in ...
UTF-8's user avatar
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2 votes

Does bitcoin / blockchain provide any protections similar to credit cards such as chargebacks?

Does the system record and link the record of my bitcoin spend to the product I'm buying? If so, how? No. But entities (like governments, secret services, companies, or individuals) my attempt to do ...
UTF-8's user avatar
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1 vote
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Bitcoin's change back

1) No, I wouldn't. Alot of bitcoin users use adresses from exchanges such as bittrex/poloniex, where you do not have control of the adress from which the coins are spent from. 2) I'm not really sure ...
Rutger Versteegden's user avatar
1 vote

Which payment processors do not allow for chargeback?

Payza Skrill Paytoo Neteller Coinbase (Bitcoin, but has some sweet business tools for selling)

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