Honestly, some of that comes as a surprise to me. Iím not even quite sure as what to say, as anything I start typing seems to come off as rude. :(
Have you at least considered that maybe the new affiliate process might bring in enough credit to cover a premium? I know you have over the 30 site limit, but for the first year, its my understanding any over the limit fees will be waved by those who join the premium services prior to that deadline.