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We use the payment services provided by PayPal to handle online payments. PayPal has been chosen because it best meets our key requirements which are: High level of security. Cost-effective way of handling a small volume of transactions. Inexpensive way …

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PayPal offers you 4 payment choices: Payment from your PayPal account. Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT) from your bank account. Credit Card. Debit Card. Payment from your PayPal Account In this case, you need to have a PayPal account.  If you …

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If there is no currency exchange involved with your payment, e.g. the item you are purchasing is priced in Australian dollars and you are paying in Australian dollars, there is no extra cost to you, the purchaser, for using PayPal …

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There is no cost to the Society for the establishment of the Society’s PayPal merchant account and there are no annual or monthly fees. However, the Society does have to pay a small transaction fee for each PayPal transaction.  This …

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If the Society was to become a credit card merchant, there would be many other fees in addition to a transaction fee for each transaction such as establishment fees, joining fees, annual administration fees, monthly access fees, minimum merchant service …

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Experience shows that there are 3 drawbacks with the EFT approach: It’s not user-friendly. It’s easy for errors to occur. It’s extremely difficult to obtain an accurate record of who has made a payment and what the payment is for. …

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Yes, there a number of other ways of handling online payments but none of these are suitable for our needs which are: High level of security. Cost-effective way of handling a small volume of transactions. Inexpensive way of handling small …

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Yes.  You can make an online payment using your credit card or your debit card. We use the payment services provided by PayPal to handle online payments. PayPal offers you 4 payment choices: Payment from your PayPal account. Electronic Funds …

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Yes.  You can make an online payment using your PayPal account. We use the payment services provided by PayPal to handle online payments. PayPal offers you 4 payment choices: Payment from your PayPal account. Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT) from your …

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Yes.  You can make an online payment using funds in your bank account. We use the payment services provided by PayPal to handle online payments. PayPal offers you 4 payment choices: Payment from your PayPal account. Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT) …

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