PayPal glitch over security checks

Sarah Coles
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Paypal, the online payments company, has admitted that it is facing "technical issues" which has led to many more payments being held for security checks, causing delays to payments. Ironically the problem emerged as the company tried to introduce a system of faster payments.

So what does it mean for customers?