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The article states credit card use with a five dollar minimum.LindaAnn wrote:I don’t know about anyone else, but I’ve never carried change on a hike.
The article states that the donations actually go through a community foundation-- so none of that bureaucracy boogeyman to worry about.LosDosSloFolks wrote:Maybe after all the bureaucracy the $5 becomes $1 for trail maintenance.
But a lot of times there is also a per transaction fee on top of that, such as 39 cents or so. All this is per agreements with the financial gateway. So who knows how accurate any of this speculation is.
It's not that bad. I took a look at IRS Form 990 for this organization and found: