How Money changes relationships

People’s expectations change when they buy a ticket. People can be quite demanding of unpaid volunteers, but in exchange for cash, they expect all sorts of things. Furthermore, at the point when you take their money, they have a legal right to some of those expectations. This varies in exact form across the world, and I am not a legal expert. What I can tell you, is that it is worth finding out what your responsibilities are. Most particularly, you need to know what you can be sued for. … [Read more...]

Money

Of all the things that cause headaches for Pagan leaders, money is the most reliable one.  The needy clingers, the bitchraft and the double booked venues are all merely possible challenges and might not happen, but money is certain. Sooner or later you’ll need to think about it. About the only way round the money issue is only to run things that do not cost anything, in venues that are free to use. Eventually some bright spark will decide they want that other thing. There’s the further … [Read more...]