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Subject: Seeking Credits - No Credit Card!
Date Posted: 3/8/2008 12:10 PM ET
Member Since: 11/10/2005
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I am a fairly new member, just recently I started being active here, and there are a lot of books I want. I don't have a credit card, and really can't afford the full price for credits, so if anyone has paypal and would be willing to sell me credits, please let me know! I am disabled and spend most of my at-home time reading (about 4 hours a day or more!) Please PM me if you are willing to help. Thanks! :)

Date Posted: 3/8/2008 12:31 PM ET
Member Since: 12/21/2007
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The book bazaar often has people selling credits for $3--you might want to check over there and see if any are being sold.

Date Posted: 3/8/2008 12:59 PM ET
Member Since: 10/26/2007
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Check your pm. :-)

Date Posted: 3/8/2008 2:07 PM ET
Member Since: 11/14/2005
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PBS takes PayPal as well, so that shouldn't be a problem for you if no one is selling any in the Bazaar. But there is now an ongoing topic for selling & buying credits in the BB and you should find someone interested in selling at $3 which is what the going rate is.

Date Posted: 3/8/2008 2:13 PM ET
Member Since: 4/25/2007
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Also, you can find some good deals in the Book Bazaar and get the most for your credits.  People are always offering deals on their shelves so you can get 2 or 3 or more books for one credit.

Date Posted: 3/8/2008 2:16 PM ET
Member Since: 11/10/2005
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I tried ordering credits and all it had on the order page was a place for credit card info. So... where do they accept paypal???

Date Posted: 3/8/2008 2:43 PM ET
Member Since: 11/26/2006
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Paypal funds can come out of your checking acct or from a credit card.  
Go to Paypal.com and sign up.....

Date Posted: 3/8/2008 2:45 PM ET
Member Since: 11/10/2005
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I HAVE A PAYPAL ACCOUNT LINKED TO MY BANK ACCOUNT. How do you order credits from the Kiosk using paypal instead of a credit card???

Date Posted: 3/8/2008 2:53 PM ET
Member Since: 2/2/2006
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Kris, when you put credits into your shopping cart, if you look down the page a bit on the right-hand side, it says something like - secure checkout - and right below that it says something like - checkout with PayPal.

Les

Date Posted: 3/8/2008 2:54 PM ET
Member Since: 8/18/2005
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Subject: credits
Date Posted: 3/8/2008 5:34 PM ET
Member Since: 9/11/2005
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Kris:

I don't have a lot at the moment, but I have sold a lot of credits in the past, and I could sell you 5 of them with Pay Pal payment for $15.  Send me a note if interested, and we will set it up.

 

Winston