A recent General Accounting Office report concludes the U.S. Postal Service needs to accept credit and debit cards to remain competitive.

Despite the tepid title of the report, "U.S. Postal Service Proposed Policy to Accept Credit and Debit Cards Makes Sense Conceptually," the Postal Service and the credit card industry are pleased with the findings.

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