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Entries from October 2006

Minimum Purchase on Debit/Credit Card Transactions

October 15th, 2006 · 61 Comments

[Editor’s note: this is all out of date as of July 2010 thanks to provisions in the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection financial reform bill that allow for minimum purchase prices up to $10.]
Last night I ordered out for Chinese food. My stomach and my wallet were calling out for General Tso’s […]

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Thinking of upgrading from Plesk 7.5 to Plesk 8.0 (or Plesk 8.0.1)?

October 12th, 2006 · 6 Comments

I use GoDaddy’s Virtual Private Server solutions to host this and other websites. It’s very stable and reliable. GoDaddy will help with basic support, but for a lot of things they’ll simply tell you: it’s your server to support if you are using a dedicated or virtual private server solution. This left […]

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