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My facebook acct. was recently hacked I believe. I have

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My facebook acct. was...

My facebook acct. was recently hacked I believe. I have ordered using my paypal acct.while in facebook. How do I alert paypal to watch for unusual activity.

Lawyer's Assistant: What state are you in? It matters because laws vary by location.

New jersey

Lawyer's Assistant: Has anything been filed or reported?

I have changed my password *****

Lawyer's Assistant: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?

I dont thik so

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Lawyer: Bill Attorney, Lawyer replied 11 months ago
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Dear Customer ,

This is attorney Bill offering assistance. You should alert their customer support of your difficulties and suspected unauthorized use of your account:

https://www.paypal.com/us/selfhelp/article/how-do-i-contact-paypal-customer-service-faq1920

You can also contact facebook support

https://www.facebook.com/help/

You should contact both support teams to put your accounts on alert.

We are here to help.

Please follow up with me as required.

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