TITLE

The Check is in the Mail

AUTHOR(S)
Leuchter, Miriam
PUB. DATE
April 2001
SOURCE
Bank Technology News;Apr2001, Vol. 14 Issue 4, p54
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents the author's reflections on his decision to mail a check to pay a friend rather than use Internet person-to-person payment systems such as PayPal or NYCE Corp. Disadvantage of telling one's full checking account number to technology companies; Reasons for the author's doubts about the success of Internet payment systems.
ACCESSION #
4333044

 

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