Consumers may be angry about automated teller machine surcharges, but that has not stopped them from using machines that charge the fees, according to a survey sponsored by Star Systems Inc., the nation's largest ATM network.

Star reported Tuesday that ATM/debit cardholders use "foreign" ATMs nearly four out of 10 times, on average. Curiously, the survey also found that 70% of respondents would favor the elimination of fees even if it reduced the number of ATMs they could use.

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