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How Will YOU Pay for Holiday Gifts?

Interestingly, according to a recent survey of 1,000 people, 39 percent of holiday shoppers will pay for their gifts in cash, 32 percent will pay with a debit card, and only 22 percent will pay by credit card. Three percent … Continue reading

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The Death of Cash?

The title of this post is pretty provocative, especially in light of the ongoing fee battle between retailers and credit card companies. But, this is the subject of a major story in Fortune. As Miguel Helft writes: “Tech giants – and … Continue reading

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