Formerly called "Donations", this is live again as of 3/27/2014. Please note: This page needs to be updated to reflect changes since our move to a new forum system in September of 2016. If you are reading this, we haven't updated this page yet. Until then - Supporter upgrades are available here: http://www.tfw2005.com/boards/account/upgrades Why Become a Supporter? TFW2005.com is an ever expanding community, and constantly needs to upgrade it's server hardware and site software. Up until now, we have done this on our own, but the community's needs are outgrowing our personal means. By becoming a supporter, you can help us get the things we need to make this site and board run the best it can. You can do so by going here once logged in: http://www.tfw2005.com/boards/account/upgrades, using Paypal to securely transfer your donation. Thanks to all who have helped! Supporter Perks NOTE: YOU MUST BE 18+ YEARS OLD IN ORDER TO SUPPORT TO THE SITE. IF YOU ARE UNDER 18, YOUR PARENTS OR FRIENDS MAY NOT PAY FOR YOU EITHER. IF YOU ARE FOUND TO BE UNDER 18 AND HAVE PAID, YOU WILL BE REFUNDED IMMEDIATELY. If you choose to help support TFW2005.com, here is what you will get: For a total of 25 dollars or more: Access to our Friends of TFW2005 Lounge private forum - only for staff, contributors, and supporters. Lax rules, talk about anything, just a place to kick back among 2005 folks. Upgraded Personal Message Space (PMs) --300 Message Storage --Send to 10 members at a time instead of 5 --Ability to deny "I read this" confirmations sent by others. An automatically generated 2005 Badge stating 2005 Supporter in all your posts. Ability to request a username change. Added to new Usergroup on the boards - TFW2005 Supporter. --Upgraded Profile Picture Limits: 300 X 300, 200 KB --Upgraded User Avatar Limits: 150 X 150, Animated, 100 KB Upgraded Signature Limits: --Number of Text Lines = 7 --Max Font Size = 4 --Max Image File Size = 200 KB --Max Image Width = 700 --Max Image Height = 300 --Max Number of Signature Images = 2 (But combined height and width must not exceed the maximum) Access to the world famous FUZZY WORLD for a psychedelic spam fest. Ability to create User Albums. -- Upload pics and show them off on your user profile, share with friends and on the board. Ability to create Social Groups. -- Start and maintain a group on a topic of your choice, approving messages and members if you see fit. Add images from your User Albums to the group, along with other staff and supporters to create a super album on the topic. Only Staff, Vets, and Supporters can create User Albums and Social Groups. Anyone can view, join or comment on them tho (unless you make them private). Upgrading of your account to use these new features should be automatic. If you have an issue with your donation or auto-upgrading of your account, just PM Tony_Bacala and let him know, he will look into it as soon as he can. Supporter status lasts for one year. After one year from purchase date, you will need to re-up to keep your perks.