Badpayers: any forum for open discussion?
Thread poster: Blanca Amoroso

Blanca Amoroso  Identity Verified
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Mar 4, 2003

Hi!



I would like to ask you if you know any forum where translators can share & discuss experiences with badpayers. I think it is very important to share these experiences to avoid problems to other colleagues.



Fortunately, in 12 years of career I have just met one badpaying company, but who knows? I would like to get info about unknown companies before accepting jobs!



Thank you!

Blanca.


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Natalie  Identity Verified
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Dear Blanca, Mar 4, 2003

You can use the Agency Blue Board, please see the link under Platinum Member Services.



You can also subscribe for the mailing lists concerning the agency payment practices:

http://www.trwenterprises.com/payment_practices.htm

http://www.smartgroups.com/groups/transpayment





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Johann Kristjansson  Identity Verified
Iceland
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Hello Blanca Mar 4, 2003

In addition to what Natalie proposed you might try out WorldPaymentPracticeFree on Yahoo: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/WPPF/



There have been rather lively discussions there recently.

You have to register but otherwise it is free.



JRK

[ This Message was edited by:on2003-03-04 23:53]


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Ralf Lemster  Identity Verified
Germany
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Not in the forums, please Mar 5, 2003

Just as an addition to the information provided where you can post, here\'s what the FAQ say about the forums:

www.proz.com/?sp=faq#forums_badmouthing



Best, Ralf

[ This Message was edited by:on2003-03-05 07:47]


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bergazy  Identity Verified
Croatia
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Just another mailing list Mar 5, 2003

Dear Blanca,

we are unprotected. You can use only mailing lists to do something for yourself and the others. This one is good one.

http://www.trwenterprises.com/

Regards


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María Alejandra Funes
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Payment Practices Mar 5, 2003

A good resource...



http://groups.yahoo.com/group/pp_dist/



Good luck!



ALE


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