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Dear Prof Scott

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Credit_card_terminal.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Transport.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Taxicab.

Are Wireless Credit Card Billing Machines available in market ?. Can they be fixed in Transport media viz cars, buses, trucks etc.

Do you feel Wireless Credit Card Billing Machines installation in the Taxicab, Private vehicles could be useful to the Vehicle owners to accept payments from passengers as an alternative

payment mode to cash payments ?.

Awaiting your reply,

Thanks & Regards,

Prashant S Akerkar

The thing I feel this world is coming to is someone could make one card for each person.

On it, all of the expenditures everywhere could be put.

With it, the appropriate amount could be subtracted from each persons bank.

To do this, there should be a small tax taken on each purchase.

This would eliminate the cost of change making (which is more expensive than the change produced for penny's; it might be for nickels and dimes, but I'm not sure). It would also eliminate the minimal cost for bills, though I'm not sure if that is really that much.

To do this, each store, taxi cab, hair stylist, gas station, airplane, movie theater, etc. would have it's own machine to do the billing to each persons account on www. Perhapts the entire world would then have one currency, or perhaps the machine could keep track of everything in each countries currency on one computer.

Of course, once this has been done, it reminds me of some of the books written about the future where the computer becomes a thinking machine and takes over the world, or maybe someone figures out how to control the computer. Perhaps Jesus will come back about that time ...

One of the drawbacks to this is that most people don't keep a record of the amount of money they have and spend more with credit cards than they would with money. This is sounding even more like Revelations where everyone will get a mark on their head and hand ...

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Comment | Dear Prof Scott Thank you. Thanks & Regards, Prashant S Akerkar |

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