I notice on the Donation page that LQ makes use of PayPal to handle donations made to LQ. Personally, I have never liked nor used PayPal. Recent events have made PayPal even less attractive. I am wondering if it might not be time to consider some less malevolent alternatives. I feel uncomfortable donating my time to a site the uses PayPal.
PayPal has appointed a new head of its Australian merchant services division, on the back of what the company says is ten-fold growth in the market and half of the top 100 Australian online retailers offering PayPal as a payment option.
Payments giant PayPal is going through a transition. New President David Marcus has been trying to reinvent the company, restructuring product strategy and more. There are even reports of layoffs, as Marcus is overhauling the organization. Today, the company is debuting its first ever national marketing campaign featuring actor Jeff Goldblum.
I just tried to pay for a 12 months subscription until I clicked on Order and got the Subscription Payment Method of
"Order Using paypal"! Well, I'm willing to pay, until it's paying using paypal! I'll keep my money before I'll use paypal.
Thanks but no thanks. You need to come up with another way for people to help out.