Metaphysical Shops, Payment Cards, Authenticity, and Fraud

This post is inspired by this article. For a little background, there’s a growing trend in companies that offer e-commerce or payment processing, in which Pagans are forbidden from selling spiritual supplies.  (For example – in this story, Square terminated their agreement with an occult shop owner.  Etsy is also famous for delisting occult products.)  Predictably, many Pagans are bent out of shape over this – they feel that it’s discrimination, because Christians are able to sell spiritual supplies. On the other hand, in the article above: A representative from Square told me that the company prohibits “occult” items because […]