SAN FRANCISCO - Wells Fargo & Co. announced Monday that it is testing EasyOrder, an electronic wallet service based on technology from the San Francisco-based software company last month, Wells said, it has distributed the service free to 750 customers. It said it expects to offer it to all of its 1.4 million on-line banking customers in early 2000.

Those customers "trust us with their on-line banking, and we aim to extend that relationship to the on-line shopping arena," said Wells executive vice president Sharon Osberg.

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