Originally Posted by Ricochet
A lot of sites are going EMT, even preferring it. It's a way better system than paypal. Essentially it's the same thing, except paypal is cut out of the loop. The only issue with EMT is the daily and monthly transaction limits. But I still won't touch paypal again.
It's not "essentially the same thing", it's completely different. There is protection against fraud. You can use your bank account or a credit card. There are many other reasons as well.