I suggest you ...

Soliciting Donations

Next time you solicit donations please consider offering Paypal as an option. That's the only way I participate in this type of situation.

1 vote
Vote
Sign in
Check!
(thinking…)
Reset
or sign in with
  • facebook
  • google
    Password icon
    Signed in as (Sign out)
    You have left! (?) (thinking…)
    Anonymous shared this idea  ·   ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    under review  ·  AdminMatchu Matchusian (Admin, OpenNeo) responded  · 

    I hear ya :/ We were considering PayPal for accepting donations, but ended up choosing Stripe as our primary donation method because it’s easy to integrate and because it’s well-trusted in the developer community—and because we’ve heard too many horror stories of small organizations having their PayPal accounts locked down when they suddenly start receiving a bunch of transactions. Scary stuff.

    We mention on the donation page that we’ll accept PayPal donations manually, and we’ve had a few folks take us up on that, but it’s definitely a higher overhead than I’d like :/ Mostly, I just wish that I trusted the world’s biggest payment processor a little bit more.

    1 comment

    Sign in
    Check!
    (thinking…)
    Reset
    or sign in with
    • facebook
    • google
      Password icon
      Signed in as (Sign out)
      Submitting...

      Feedback and Knowledge Base