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Finally, this survey documents a pronounced shift in how Americans engage with one of the oldest elements of the modern economy: physical currency. Americans indicate that none of the purchases they make in a typical week involve cash. Americans have paid for in-store purchases by swiping or scanning their cellphones at the register. Americans have shared their experiences or feelings about a commercial transaction on social media platforms. 5 facts about illegal immigration in the U. Are you in the American middle class? Generation Z Looks a Lot Like Millennials on Key Social and Political IssuesU.
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