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Pushback for Paychecks via Prepaid Debit Cards

Pushback for Paychecks via Prepaid Debit Cards
Photograph by Pat Greenhouse/The Boston Globe via Getty Images

Update, 1:50 p.m.: Updated to include comments by Wal-Mart.

Wal-Mart Stores, Time Warner Cable, and more than a dozen other huge companies are being investigated for paying employees with prepaid cards that nickel-and-dime already-low wages with fees.