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Old 3 May 2017, 10:34 AM   #61
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Old 3 May 2017, 11:35 AM   #63
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Good idea, Mark. Looks like we already have 3 for one foursome.
Would be great if we could get several 4somes. I would love to play. I'm not a great golfer, shoot about 90 from middle tees. I'm in if some others want to play!
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Old 9 May 2017, 03:15 AM   #67
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...and a note from PayPal:

Thank you for using PayPal to accept payments. You can receive money from friends and family for personal payments within the US for free. Personal payments are for sending a gift, splitting a lunch bill, paying your share of the living expenses, and everyday exchanges of money between friends and family.

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Old 14 May 2017, 02:09 AM   #68
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I'm in (2 people) . Too much fomo this year and look forward to meeting those I haven't left in person. Cheers
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Old 15 May 2017, 11:31 PM   #69
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Recap of this year's WISCON is now up at Watchonista!

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Old 16 May 2017, 12:15 AM   #70
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Old 16 May 2017, 02:56 AM   #72
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Great article! Gracias Josh!
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Old 16 May 2017, 06:42 AM   #73
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Nice job, Josh, very enjoyable read.
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...and a note from PayPal:

Thank you for using PayPal to accept payments. You can receive money from friends and family for personal payments within the US for free. Personal payments are for sending a gift, splitting a lunch bill, paying your share of the living expenses, and everyday exchanges of money between friends and family.

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If we continue to see such activity, we may have to disable your ability to receive free personal payments, and then you will pay fees for all money received through PayPal.


Thank you all for your interest; for further transfers, please follow PayPal's comments/rules.

Cheers!

So G, should i send it to you as a payment, or sending money to a friend?
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So G, should i send it to you as a payment, or sending money to a friend?
Paul use "sending money to a friend" so I will get it.
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Paul use "sending money to a friend" so I will get it.
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Paul use "sending money to a friend" so I will get it.
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I wanna go next year. Let me look at my calendar and ill be sending the NRD.
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Old 10 June 2017, 01:59 PM   #83
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Gerardo......

When do you want the deposit paid by and how ?
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Old 10 June 2017, 11:03 PM   #84
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When do you want the deposit paid by and how ?
Good morning. The sooner, the better. Once we reach full capacity (the idea is to have a comfortable reunion, not to bring 'as many as possible') only confirmed deposits will have a seat. (Last year, we had a sold out event in a few weeks).

We opened a PayPal account under e-mail info@aboutlife.club just follow their instructions (I believe this has to be sent as personal payment, please read post #67 in this thread, some have sent as payment for goods and services, which incurs in fees and also PayPal sent me that 'warning').

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Old 11 June 2017, 08:05 AM   #85
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I just sent the funds.......thanks for taking your personal time to organize the event.

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The way I read it PayPal thinks you're running a business and trying to avoid paying them their due. I have gotten this warning in the past, and I have heard of accounts being closed because of it.

Sent as goods,the deposit will net about $145.

I'd tread lightly

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We opened a PayPal account under e-mail info@aboutlife.club just follow their instructions (I believe this has to be sent as personal payment, please read post #67 in this thread, some have sent as payment for goods and services, which incurs in fees and also PayPal sent me that 'warning').

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The way I read it PayPal thinks you're running a business and trying to avoid paying them their due. I have gotten this warning in the past, and I have heard of accounts being closed because of it.

Sent as goods,the deposit will net about $145.

I'd tread lightly
Gracias! So should we stay with 'sending to friends!?
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