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Subject:  Re: AMEX Travelers Cheques as good as cash? Date:  4/14/2008  9:13 AM
Author:  dinkysue Number:  62249 of 90795

In Paris I made money off my fellow tourists who wanted to buy ice cream from street vendors who didn't happen to take Visa or US currency. I was selling Euros for $2 each.

Phil, Did you remember to report this as a capital gain? Sorry, just couldn't resist since tomorrow is tax day.

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