Dating sites that accept paypal
Ok Cupid Ok Cupid, one of the biggest dating sites out there, has been accepting Bitcoin as a form of payment for many years, since 2013 to be exact.
To process Bitcoin payments Ok Cupid has partnered with Coinbase.
The former site allows singles to bid on first dates, while the latter is for “sugar daddies” and “sugar babies” seeking “mutually beneficial relationships.” Wade is suing online payments provider Pay Pal after being dropped as a client.
Pay Pal provided payments processing for Seeking when it was founded in 2006, Wade tells
“Their policy is certainly arbitrary and they could subjectively decide who they want to do business with for whatever reason they want,” he says.
“I was seeing that they were accepting payments from many of our competing dating Web sites including Ashley Madison and ” The payments firm ended their relationship only because of the site’s options to seek casual encounters or extramarital affairs, Wade says.
The site’s slogan, “life is short, have an affair,” and media publicity photos of CEO Noel Biderman putting his finger to his lips at a corporate power table say it all.
This isn’t some sort of online bordello.” Wade’s suit is moving forward in the courts.A-List premium subscription costs .95 a month which is 0.0027 BTC, according to conversion rates at press time.Badoo This Russian-founded, UK-based dating and social networking site enabled its 200 million users to pay with Bitcoin in January, 2015.“Even today, we’re still getting customer support tickets asking whey we’re not accepting Pay Pal.” It’s a good reminder that businesses shouldn’t be too reliant on any one method of payment or payments processor to keep the revenue flowing.
Pay Pal was contacted for comment, but did not respond before time of publication.
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