2) Some fleets have experienced problems with the influx of f2p players. Not saying that all are bad. Like anything else you'll get the good with the bad. You just loosened up the bank permissions. Just make sure that we don't get cleaned out.
That's why I never ever will post a single TrekBBS is recruiting message into zone chat....
This site will remain the main source for new members with the extension of friends... either from real life or long time game friends.
That alone should already do something to keep bad apples out.
You can never be 100% sure in an online environment of course and we have to hit a middle ground somewhere between security and accessibility to keep the community attractive.