[Coco] Private: Re: Pop*Star Pilot available for pre-purchase
salvadorgarciav at yahoo.com
Sat Aug 20 22:52:54 EDT 2016
Dave, your remark is interesting., I have used PayPal since 2001 (approx) and it has been very useful fom me; however, I don't like it and would not recommend it to anyone. Unfortunately, PayPal seems to be the de facto standard way of payment for some online vendors. Regards, Salvador
From: Dave Philipsen <dave at davebiz.com>
To: CoCoList for Color Computer Enthusiasts <coco at maltedmedia.com>
Sent: Friday, August 19, 2016 2:56 PM
Subject: Re: [Coco] Private: Re: Pop*Star Pilot available for pre-purchase
I wouldn't worry about it. I doubt if they would be suspicious or even
care. There are very few 'real people' who will interact with you at
PayPal. It's actually a very terribly managed company in my opinion.
Be aware that if you make a friends & family payment by credit card the
fee will apply. Only payments funded from a bank account are free of
On 8/19/2016 2:44 PM, Nick Marentes wrote:
> On 20/08/2016 5:30 AM, Dave Philipsen wrote:
>> With PayPal, if you send money funded by your bank account and
>> designate it 'friends and family' no fee is deducted and you, as
>> seller, get the total amount. Otherwise, PayPal deducts something
>> like 2.9% plus 30 cents. Not sure if this policy applies to non-US
> Ok, a no brainer... "friends and family".
> But wouldn't they get suspicious if I receive 10 payments from 10
> people with different surnames from 10 difference locations all for
> the same amount?
> Is it safer then to say "payment" and let them take a percentage of
> your hard earned takings?
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