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14 million Americans without accounts but in need of financial services

NEW YORK -- A new study by Global Advertising Strategies, New York, The Marketing of Financial Products & Services to Unbanked Americans, focuses on unbanked immigrants and ethnic minorities, whose spending on financial products and services will increase by 94% in next 4 years, said The Center...

Texas, Illinois, Georgia mulling Internet purchases

AUSTIN, Texas -- A bill moving through the Texas Legislature could let Texas lottery players become the nation's first to buy tickets online and pay with a debit card. The legislation approved earlier this week by the House Appropriations Committee would also let players establish a Texas Lottery...

Petro-Canada joins in city's spring cleanup

MISSISSAUGA, Ontario --Petro-Canada retailers challenged other Toronto businesses to help make Toronto a cleaner place by participating in Mayor David Miller's 20-Minute Toronto Makeover last Friday. Retailers at more than 200 Petro-Canada retail locations in the Toronto area joined residents...

Goodyear division to operate Truck Care Centers
Speedway SuperAmerica offering loyalty card program
On April 17, 2005, Open Pantry Food Marts of Wisconsin Inc. again sponsored the Christopher & Banks Multiple Sclerosis Walk.
Car wash consultants push cross-merchandising
Donates food, merchandise to San Antonio Food Bank