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Re: How to donate without PayPal?

Post by catweazel » Sun May 13, 2018 6:50 am

shawnhcorey wrote:
Sun May 13, 2018 6:49 am
...Linux Mint takes credit cards for donations...
Bzzzt!

Paypal and bitcoin only.
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Re: How to donate without PayPal?

Post by Faust » Sun May 13, 2018 6:51 am

Pierre wrote:
Sun May 13, 2018 6:46 am
you would still have to redeem that pre-paid gift card - via Paypal, anyway.
- which would still be against some folks principles, in dealing with PayPal.
I had a feeling it might not be so simple ....
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Re: How to donate without PayPal?

Post by Pierre » Sun May 13, 2018 6:52 am

even with those reloadable credit cards - - there can be an issue in attaching them to your PayPal account,
- as PayPal seems to prefer a Regular Credit Card ( or a Regular Bank Account ).
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Re: How to donate without PayPal?

Post by Boris » Sun May 13, 2018 7:15 am

I would spread the good word anyways. I just thought that the team deserves a coffee at least, but oh well...

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Re: How to donate without PayPal?

Post by Moem » Sun May 13, 2018 7:31 am

It does, and some of your friends probably use PayPal. Oh well...
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Re: How to donate without PayPal?

Post by Boris » Sun May 13, 2018 7:42 am

I know, but if the team didn't figure out a way to make the things easy for "donors", I don't feel obligated to harass not-involved person.

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Re: How to donate without PayPal?

Post by shawnhcorey » Sun May 13, 2018 7:43 am

catweazel wrote:
Sun May 13, 2018 6:50 am
shawnhcorey wrote:
Sun May 13, 2018 6:49 am
...Linux Mint takes credit cards for donations...
Bzzzt!

Paypal and bitcoin only.
Credit cards via Paypal. Kind of false advertising. Guess they're off my christmas list.
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Re: How to donate without PayPal?

Post by lsemmens » Mon May 14, 2018 10:34 am

catweazel wrote:
Sun May 13, 2018 5:57 am
lsemmens wrote:
Sun May 13, 2018 5:51 am
I've just "volunteered" to pay $1,000,000.00 for piece of toilet paper purportedly used by queen when she was a kid.
http://www.abc.net.au/news/image/836316 ... 40x627.jpg

I have something for sale that you might be interested in...
Thanks for the offer, but that coat hanger is like a bad cheque, it keeps coming back! I've already sold it several times and had it returned each time because it won't fit in their cupboard. :D
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Re: How to donate without PayPal?

Post by catweazel » Tue May 15, 2018 1:24 am

lsemmens wrote:
Mon May 14, 2018 10:34 am
Thanks for the offer, but that coat hanger is like a bad cheque, it keeps coming back! I've already sold it several times and had it returned each time because it won't fit in their cupboard. :D
Ah! That's where you're going wrong. I just send the picture.
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Re: How to donate without PayPal? SOLVED

Post by MichealHeitz » Sun May 27, 2018 6:03 am

Great

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