If anything as an organizer - I was glad they were billing me enough to be sustainable (or more).
I know servers cost money (I manage them for my company, and our bill is scary). So I am actually more terrified of free services who do not answer "how they will sustain themselves". As they may do a bait and switch at some points when the bills come flooding in. (cough medium)
I just never expected it to happen to meetup.com through its parent company. Where they need more money
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