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Is the pay pal money making email legal or illegal... Where

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Is the pay pal money making email legal or illegal...???
Where you send out a dollar to other pay pal accounts and then they send you a dollar. If this is illegal, can i make it legal by providing an online service?
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Business Law
Expert:  Law Pro replied 6 years ago.

That's illegal - and NOT promoted by PayPal itself. That's a chain pyramid letter scheme which is illegal.


Don't send them anything!




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Customer: replied 6 years ago. question was in two parts.

What about the question if i provide a service or product for purchase, can this be incorporated with this system to make it legal?
Expert:  Law Pro replied 6 years ago.
Yes, if you provide a product or service for the dollar - that would make it legal. I'm not sure what kind of product or service you can perform with that type of situation.
Customer: replied 6 years ago.
This is getting me closer to the answer I'm lookng for. By using this method to get online customers involved by providing to them original images and/or poems by me...'for the record' what would I have to state in the online address that would make it clear that it is legal for consumers to purchase items that I offer?
Expert:  Law Pro replied 6 years ago.

You wouldn't have to state anything - you would have to give them someway to pay you - there you would have to have some type of disclaimer as to their purchase.


It's always legal for them to purchase something - that's their decision and option.

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