WHY DON'T YOU JUST SEND US A BILL?
objective is to provide first rate
service, for each Kingdom Hall we serve, at a
Please consider that we deal with
hundreds of congregations with
brothers constantly moving from one
congregation to another.
Monthly paper billing is extremely
time consuming and expensive. Credit
card charges on an auto withdrawal
monthly is expensive, time consuming
and is not practical. Why?
KHs do not have a credit cards
therefore brothers use their
personal cards. Brothers move
without telling us or they change
cards without telling us. Even more
time is consumed just trying to find
another brother with a card he is
willing to use.
change their email addresses and
phone numbers. Now that practically
everyone has a cell phone, numbers
change more often. To make things
even worse the majority of
Kingdom Halls do NOT have a physical mail box.
(Maybe yours does but most do
NOT) To top it off most brothers
do NOT notify us when any of these
circumstances change, so we are left
in the dark so to speak.
Kingdom Halls in North America are
located in six (7) different time
zones, (Newfoundland to Hawaii)
congregation meetings vary as to
time and day. Keep in mind their
telephone are answered only at
certain times just before or after a
meeting, this makes it next to
impossible to contact the right
person by calling the Kingdom Hall.
results are, that a great deal of
(parcel post) mail is returned as
undeliverable and emails have been
changed and undeliverable or the
brother does not handle this
assignment anymore. (A few notify
us most do NOT)
service is appreciated by all
congregations who use it, however
trying to collect payments for the
service has tested us to the limit.
the past we have spent more time
just trying to collect payments than
the entire time spent maintaining
the service. The profit margin
for the service we provide is so
slim that it could be considered an
act of love.
a business stand point, many would
quickly conclude that the time spent
providing this service and trying to
collect the funds to run it to be a
waste of valuable time. We don't
feel that way however!
sincerely hope you can appreciate
our position on this matter and have
a broader view with regards the
simplified PAYMENT SCHEDULE which we
now provide to every congregation or
Kingdom Hall subscribing to our