Free use of debit cards is likely to join free checking as relics of 2010.
Banks are taking longer to foreclose and they're slow to sell reclaimed properties. Result: A housing market stuck in low gear.
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With new limits on the fees banks used to collect, they're raising others and inventing new ones.
Words like 'bankster,' '99er,' 'microtarget' and 'gate rape' captured the state of affairs this year.
The Federal Reserve has suggested that the fees merchants have been paying for debit card transactions are way too high.
Some believe you're better off leaving it lie, though a good Samaritan might take more initiative.
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