Dedicated to verified college students and alumni (via education database). Alumni cannot initiate or respond to contact or post status updates. Members only see intersection of what they are looking for and what other members are looking for. Free messaging and status posting for undergraduates (5 messages/day limit).All Paid users can message and post and they also have added benefits.
Single payments for regional advertising of profile (one-time appearance in scrolling banner for – user picture, link, short text for mouseover; bidding war for stationary second banner + cost of /minute).Yes/No; While it is free to use, POF offers premium services as part of their upgraded membership, such as seeing the date and time a user viewed your profile and allowing you to see whether a user read and/or deleted your message.t is estimated that about 40 million Americans do not have a bank account. For many, they are unable to qualify for a bank account because of past bounced checks.Bounce too many checks, and you’ll find yourself in the Chexsystems, which many banks use to evaluate potential new banking customers.For others it’s simply a distrust of the banking system or frustration with limited hours or the hoops one has to jump through to get service.
Whatever the reason, the unbanked often turned to expensive check cashing stores to cash their weekly paychecks.
Time Magazine wrote about this phenomenon, which costs consumers billion a year in fees charged by check cashing stores, payday loan providers, and others.
It’s not at all uncommon for consumers to spend 3% or more to get a paycheck cashed.
In addition to high cost, check cashing stores present several other problems to consumers. Taking your paycheck to a check cashing store and walking out with hundreds of dollars in cash is like wearing a bulls eye on your back.
Second, there is simply the question of inconvenience.
The weekly trip to a check cashing store takes time and gas.