A customer uses a Bank of America ATM in Los Angeles. The bank plans to start charging a $5 monthly fee for customers who use their debit card for purchases starting early in 2012. ATM transactions would still be free.
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A customer uses a Bank of America ATM. Starting next year, using one of the bank's debit cards to make purchases will cost most customers $5 a month. ATMs will still be free.
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