Metris Cos., a credit card enterprise, has signed a marketing agreement with Talk.com, a company in Reston, Va., that offers long-distance telephone service.

Customers of Metris' card-issuing subsidiary, Direct Merchants Bank, who sign up for Talk.com long-distance service can get Internet access to their phone statements and have the charges billed to their credit cards.

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