Looking for secure alternatives to PayPal
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hamuksha (X)
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Jan 7, 2004

well, i admit i'm really ignorant about these things.
it seems that PayPal is not available in Egypt!
So i'd like to know what other 'secure' ways of payment would be.
I happened to be about making a deal, and everytime the problem was
"payment". HELP please!


[Edited at 2004-01-07 10:49]


 

Özden Arıkan  Identity Verified
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www.moneybookers.com Jan 7, 2004

is the only alternative I know. Please check for yourself through the link above.

 

hamuksha (X)
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go on! Jan 7, 2004

thanx, but what do u think of payment via money-transfer, mail..etc. Show me what your brainstorming would come up with, think out of the credit card boxicon_wink.gif

 

Özden Arıkan  Identity Verified
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just wait Jan 8, 2004

till i get a credit card, hamukshaicon_smile.gif

in the meantime, you can type the relevant keywords in the searchbox to the left, and get to some previous forum discussions on these topics that might be of help to you.

[Edited at 2004-01-08 00:42]


 

Rahi Moosavi  Identity Verified
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Moneybookers.com Jan 11, 2004

Paypal is not available in Iran as well.

I normally use moneybookers.com or wire transfer for my invoices.


 

hamuksha (X)
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OMG Jan 11, 2004

nor moneybooker in Egypticon_frown.gif

 

Brandis (X)
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yes Money bookers Jan 31, 2004

hamuksha wrote:

well, i admit i'm really ignorant about these things.
it seems that PayPal is not available in Egypt!
So i'd like to know what other 'secure' ways of payment would be.
I happened to be about making a deal, and everytime the problem was
"payment". HELP please!


[Edited at 2004-01-07 10:49]
Hi! Moneybookers is a good alternative and they charge the payer some 5% and as reciever you pay nothing, compared to paypal charging 10% on total sum.

hope that helps
brandis

there are others but come only on larger sums transfers. I shall get back with the informaton.

[Edited at 2004-01-31 02:51]Hi!
here are other 2 alternatives 1) snail mail check ( for large sums ) and Western Union (for large and personal delivery). Or talk to your bank directly.
Hope that helps.


[Edited at 2004-01-31 05:44]


 


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