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A new study indicates that banking customers are increasingly willing to use their smartphones for certain banking needs.
Some restaurants now ask for credit cards to confirm reservations -- and charge people if they don't show up for their dinner date.
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Tired of earning next to nothing on your savings? Meet someone making 13% by simply doing what the bank does.
Though it seems an unlikely target for thieves, a particular brand of laundry detergent is being stolen across the country.
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