I’ve joined VirtaPay (back when it was PayBox.me) and they have now introduced the idea that Facebook is a good way to verify people’s identities, and that they intend to require it. I have written an essay explaining why I think it’s a bad idea.

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(Non-VirtaPay users that may be interested may contact me for the essay if they’d like… or you can sign up for VirtaPay and “purchase” the essay which will add to both of our account totals, which, they say, WILL eventually be translated into USD – but probably not at a 1:1 ratio).