These differing systems are a source of frustration.
In the US we are very used to paying by personal
check, which most often is done with no fees attached.
Poland, however, is ill equipped to accept personal
checks and very often Poles ask for a bank transfer,
which is rarely known to Americans and involves a high
service charge (and having to get straight the
looooong bank account numbers.
I hear that in Japan, the system is mostly based on
Date: Fri, 16 Sep 2005 21:06:45 +0200
From: "Jan Prygoda" <j.prygoda@...
Subject: DVD Forgotten Odyssey
Last week I discovered that I could also simply order
the DVD with a
normal letter. I only do not know if it is the best to
send the letter to
the PO Box or the street address of Lest We Forget
Productions. For me
it is imposible to order the DVD in an other way as
cheques and postal
money orders are old fashioned ways of payment in the
it is either a bank transfer, credit card or an
expensive service at
banks and post offices mostly meant for 3rd world
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