[openssl-users] good riddance to PayPal

debbie10t debbie10t at gmail.com
Thu May 5 23:52:20 UTC 2016


On 05/05/16 21:41, Steve Marquess wrote:
> We've had a PayPal account for years, as the most convenient way for
> individuals to send small donations. However, as the person who has
> managed that account I can attest that PayPal has always been rather
> annoying to deal with, and I've finally hit my limit. I'm in the process
> of closing that account (something PayPal makes unnecessarily difficult
> and protracted). I was able to refund most of the recent donations that
> we were unable to recover, leaving a balance of $259.45 that will either
> be forfeited to PayPal or (hopefully) refunded by them back to the
> original donors.
> The PayPal donate link ("button") on our web site has been removed. I've
> asked PayPal to block any future inbound transactions while we fight
> over the account closure, but can't be confident that was done. Please
> do not donate via PayPal to any account claiming to represent us; such
> donations won't go to us and may not ever be returned to you.
> This closure of the only convenient means of receiving small donations
> does not mean that we do not value such donations. Those of you who have
> donated via PayPal, many via recurring donations, have our gratitude and
> thanks. I regret that there is no clear alternative to switch to instead
> (suggestions welcome if there are options I'm unaware of).
> -Steve M.

I do hope an excellent solution can be found.

Apologies in advance for this probably going off topic.

Steve, could you possibly provide any details of how Paypal
caused you to "finally hit your limit" ?
(your blog would be great)

I am sure I am not the only curious person reading this ;)

Many Thanks

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