Alternative Payment Options

1) Online Enrollment — Our preference is that you enroll online, using PayPal or a major credit card. Go to Membership/Join-Renew to enroll online. Once you have registered, you will see your various membership options along with their associated dues.

2) Non-Standard PayPal payment — To use PayPal or a major credit card to make a payment other than the standard membership dues:

a) After registering, go to

b) Make a payment to

c) Indicate the purpose of the payment, e.g. gift, upgrade of membership, copies of magazine, US BG Shop merchandise.

d) Provide the name and address information required by PayPal.

e) Send an e-mail to alerting us to this payment and its purpose.

We will manually enter the payment in our system.

3) Enrolling by mail and paying by check — If you prefer to pay by check, please register online first (free as a guest) so that we will have your preferred username, your correct name, e-mail address, and other profile information. After registering as a guest, send a check payable to U.S. Backgammon Federation and mail to: U.S. Backgammon Federation, c/o John Pirner, 6589 – 135th Street West, Apple Valley, MN 55124. Please be sure to include your full name, preferred Username, e-mail address, and type of membership. Thanks!