Do you want a free $5.00? No really, a FREE $5.00. No catches. You can get that $5.00 for signing up with the new service called TextPayMe. The service provides you with the ability to send money to other TextPayMe members via your cell phone using text messaging. No more unpaid IOUs. You know what I’m talking about, you keep forgetting to pay those IOUs back don’t you? C’mon you, that’s not fair to your friends and co-workers. They did you a favor by temporarily footing the bill and this is how you treat them in return? Because of your forgetfulness your so called friend is calling you a flake, cheapskate, mooch, rat, welch, stiff, swindle, and loser behind your back! Yeah, that hurts. I know, I know… “you forgot”. It’s not like you were sitting on the extra cash in your bank account gaining interest on YOUR FRIEND’S MONEY. You’ve got a “problem” buddy. Solve your “problem” instantly over the phone with a simple text message such as “pay 3 2065551234”. It’ll come in handy for things like:
– Split your restaurant bills right then and there!
– Pay your team or club dues anywhere and anytime
– Pitch in real money instead of IOUs for a shared gift
– Settle your roommate’s rent and utility bills on the
Pretty cool…technology and all. Times have changed (so Grandpa portrays in his stories about pushing wheelbarrows of gold coins 12 miles uphill through snow to pay off a 1 month old IOU to his bookie that had an astonishingly low interest rate of 3.2%).
Seriously, TextPayMe is a pretty handy service. Click the ad below and sign up!
Isn’t it exciting to see these reminiscent flashes of the dot com boom where companies gave away things to gain customers? Is it a sign that the economy is back to it’s good ‘ol self? Maybe good ‘ol Dad can get bumped up to $6.00 an hour if things keeping looking up!