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Who Doesn’t Accept Credit Cards These Days?

December 11, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

You would not believe that everyone doesn’t accept credit cards these days. There are so many different merchant services providers out there but some people do not have a merchant credit card terminal. However, technology has advanced a lot of the years and plastic is becoming the new green so a lot of people accept cards. Think about it taxis are even accepting them these days. They have also come up with a way for cell phones to be able to accept credit cards. Many people get their checks deposited straight to credit card or their bank accounts. This eliminates the hassle of having to go to the bank to cash checks or to withdraw money. You no longer have to stand in long lines at the bank or atms. You can simply swipe your card whenever you need to by something.

Many people do not even carry cash on them anymore. Instead they have strictly credit cards because they feel as though this is a safe alternative. This is because if someone tries to steal their wallet or something of that nature  all they have to do is call their card in as stolen and it will not be able to be used anywhere by anyone until they take the block off.

Credit cards are a good alternative when it comes to staying safe as well as shopping and paying bills. They make it so your bills do not have to be late and also so you can get items faster.