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MedicalAdmin Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Nov-28-11 08:12 AM
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21. Take it one step further.
For many of us who wave been dug down into a hole. We can't even get a credit card.

This is a really good idea. Flat fee transactions.
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  -Move Over, Visa/MC/PayPal - There's a new player in town that sidesteps you both housewolf  Nov-27-11 06:33 PM   #0 
  - People use credit cards because it doesn't come out of their bank account...  rfranklin   Nov-27-11 06:41 PM   #1 
  - That was the old way of doing it. Now that cash is king....  Cronus Protagonist   Nov-27-11 06:56 PM   #7 
  - Take it one step further.  MedicalAdmin   Nov-28-11 08:12 AM   #21 
  - eventually it DOES, and with interest n/t  KurtNYC   Nov-28-11 09:35 AM   #23 
  - Also because you can more easily recoup any false transactions  cui bono   Nov-28-11 01:24 PM   #26 
  - This sounds a LOT like hawala--Islamic money transfers.  MADem   Nov-27-11 06:42 PM   #2 
  - Heh, thought of something like this about a week ago.  The Doctor.   Nov-27-11 06:49 PM   #3 
  - Just checked them out - it looks pretty good  bhikkhu   Nov-27-11 06:50 PM   #4 
  - It, and other PP alternatives, were featured in this article  lbrtbell   Nov-27-11 06:50 PM   #5 
  - The Amazon service looks interesting.  Webster Green   Nov-27-11 07:43 PM   #11 
  - Good article!  housewolf   Nov-28-11 12:01 AM   #18 
  - some people don't want to use a bank account OR credit card...  grasswire   Nov-27-11 06:53 PM   #6 
  - I thought that a PayPal account had to be tied to a bank account.  Webster Green   Nov-27-11 07:42 PM   #10 
  - I don't know if that's the case any longer  housewolf   Nov-27-11 08:53 PM   #13 
  - I thought there were different levels of paypal service...  grasswire   Nov-27-11 09:16 PM   #14 
     - Oh, that may be the case  housewolf   Nov-27-11 11:37 PM   #17 
        - paypal pays anyone with an email address...  grasswire   Nov-28-11 12:52 AM   #19 
  - Yes, it does  housewolf   Nov-27-11 08:48 PM   #12 
  - Max Keiser was endorsing Bitpay on his show.  Gregorian   Nov-27-11 06:57 PM   #8 
  - Okay, this is beyond cool! WE NEED TO GET THE WORD OUT TO Businesses we  Lionessa   Nov-27-11 07:01 PM   #9 
  - I'll admit I haven't used this yet, but I heard about it in facebook  tavalon   Nov-27-11 09:21 PM   #15 
  - No way I'm linking anything directly to my checking account.  freshwest   Nov-27-11 10:11 PM   #16 
  - that's what i'd worry about- anyone out there suggest why it's an irrational worry?  certainot   Nov-28-11 08:49 AM   #22 
  - If one has experienced identity theft by mail, one's online banking information being sold to  freshwest   Nov-28-11 10:52 AM   #24 
     - ta....  certainot   Nov-28-11 11:37 AM   #25 
  - Especially if you can access it by signing into Facebook!  cui bono   Nov-28-11 01:27 PM   #27 
  - a dandy idea, but the name "Dwolla" is a really bad one.  provis99   Nov-28-11 03:27 AM   #20 
  - Paypal is now holding payments from Ebay sellers (and I was told ANY sales) at their  glinda   Nov-30-11 10:49 AM   #28 
  - CheckFree was doing this in the 1980s...  jmowreader   Dec-01-11 08:34 PM   #29 

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