Payment of dues is accepted in U.S. dollars only. To pay by credit card, please follow the instructions below to pay via PayPal. It is a secure, easy way to pay your SHD dues in dollars and is our preferred method of payment. It is particularly encouraged for our non-U.S. resident members.
Payment of dues also may be made by check, drawn on a U.S. bank, or with a U.S. or international money order in US dollars. We do not accept cash.
Make checks or money orders payable to: The Society for the History of Discoveries Mail your check or money order, along with your member info form to:
The Society for the History of Discoveries c/o Donald McGuirk, Treasurer 1011 South Valentia Street VILLA 32 Denver, CO. 80247 USA
PayPal - Instructions for Use
You may sign up with PayPal on-line (www.paypal.com), and it takes only a few minutes to do so. Once you have a PayPal account, you can enter your account at any time to check to see if you've made a payment and when.
Here are the directions for using PayPal for the first time:
1. Sign up for FREE personal account. If you live in the USA, use U.S. Account Registration. If you 2. reside outside the U.S., click on International Account Registration. Enter NO for Premier Account. 3. Under “Recipient’s e-mail” enter:
4. Under “Amount” enter the amount you want charged to your credit card.
5. Under “E-mail Subject” enter SHD Dues 2018 – YOUR last name. [example: SHD Dues 2018 – R. Smith]
6. Under “Note” enter your name, address, e-mail address and at least one phone number. If you want to make a contribution to the SHD Prize, please also note that here and include the amount with your dues. You also can make a separate payment if you prefer. This allows us to correctly account for your money transfer and verify our SHD records.
Thank you for renewing your membership. Questions: Contact Don McGuirk at