Users of Cash App and Venmo are reporting issues with the apps today, which is causing some to miss out on the chance to buy marijuana legally in Canada.
Users of PayPal’s mobile payment apps, Venmo and Cash App, are reporting problems with the services today. The app is experiencing issues across both iOS and Android platforms, with some users complaining that they are unable to access their accounts or make payments. The outage appears to be affecting people in Canada as well as the United States.
The apps appear to be down for all users at this time, so it’s unclear what is causing the problem. The company has not yet responded to a request for comment on the matter. In addition to its mobile payment services, PayPal also offers a variety of online payment solutions for businesses and individuals alike.
What happened with Cash App today?
In a statement released by PayPal shortly after 11:00am Eastern Time (ET), it was confirmed that “some customers may be experiencing intermittent issues accessing or using their accounts”. It was also stated that “PayPal is working quickly to resolve this issue” and that “PayPal will post updates as more information becomes available”.