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Under financial stress, GreenStar finds a way to dodge credit card fees

ITHACA, N.Y. — The cashier’s refrain, “Cash or plastic?” will need to be rewritten at the GreenStar Food Cooperative. GreenStar is introducing EasyPay, a new payment system for its member owners. The big idea behind it: reduce the chunk of change that credit card transaction fees take out of their revenues, but without sacrificing convenience. […]