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Dennis W. Richardson

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Evolution of an Electronic Funds-Transfer System

"Money," at least in its present form, may be on the verge of obsolescence. Rapid advances in computer technology are revolutionizing the American banking system. The credit boom and the proliferation of credit cards signal the advent of a cashless and checkless society. This exploratory treatise on payment media develops, within the framework of the historical evolution of exchange in general and of financial concepts and and institutions uniquely American, the far-reaching implications of a computerized monetary system for all sectors of the economy.