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Emily’s list: Cookies and credit card dough edition

Emily Crone

Little did I know my cookie cravings would put me in the middle of a huge fight over big dough.

I like my local baker, who sells delicious gourmet cookies. But I just want one at a time, and I want to buy it with a credit card since I tend not to carry much cash. The baker doesn’t want to sell me just one if I use a card because every time my card is swiped, card processing fees eat his profits just as I’m taking a bite of his cookie.

So I’m in a cookie quandary.

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