I posted before about this a couple of years ago and it sparked quite a big debate. Surely this system of signing people up for a monthly / annual payment is no longer effective? The various charities must have been through nearly every resident of Dublin at this stage! And the approach of so many of them is beyond irritating.
I overheard a girl today on her mobile on the luas who had been working as one, she signed up 1 person today day but got paid e60, and I think she mentioned something about a weekly donation toward transport costs.
I'd love to know the behind the scenes of revenue vs expense and where exactly it really is all going