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Author: KoshN Three stars, 500 posts Add to my Favorite Fools Ignore this person (you won't see their posts anymore) Number: of 308881  
Subject: Re: Surcharge for Using Credit Card?? Date: 5/13/1998 2:03 PM
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<< My advice is to insist on the cash price when using a CC and take your business elsewhere if they don't give it to you.>>

And exactly why do you think you deserve the lower price when you are not doing what it takes to save the merchant money? Having a cash discount or separate cash & charge prices reflects a difference in cost that the company is trying to pass along; a different matter entirely than a surcharge, where the company is advertising a price with no intention of actually making that price available to a portion of their customers.
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