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Expected value payment systems for refunding balances on stored value cards

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WO1999006967A3
WO1999006967A3 PCT/US1998/016029 US9816029W WO1999006967A3 WO 1999006967 A3 WO1999006967 A3 WO 1999006967A3 US 9816029 W US9816029 W US 9816029W WO 1999006967 A3 WO1999006967 A3 WO 1999006967A3
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cards
balances
value
stored
payment
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PCT/US1998/016029
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Michael T Rossides
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Michael T Rossides
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    • GPHYSICS
    • G07CHECKING-DEVICES
    • G07FCOIN-FREED OR LIKE APPARATUS
    • G07F7/00Mechanisms actuated by objects other than coins to free or to actuate vending, hiring, coin or paper currency dispensing or refunding apparatus
    • G07F7/02Mechanisms actuated by objects other than coins to free or to actuate vending, hiring, coin or paper currency dispensing or refunding apparatus by keys or other credit registering devices
    • GPHYSICS
    • G06COMPUTING; CALCULATING; COUNTING
    • G06QDATA PROCESSING SYSTEMS OR METHODS, SPECIALLY ADAPTED FOR ADMINISTRATIVE, COMMERCIAL, FINANCIAL, MANAGERIAL, SUPERVISORY OR FORECASTING PURPOSES; SYSTEMS OR METHODS SPECIALLY ADAPTED FOR ADMINISTRATIVE, COMMERCIAL, FINANCIAL, MANAGERIAL, SUPERVISORY OR FORECASTING PURPOSES, NOT OTHERWISE PROVIDED FOR
    • G06Q20/00Payment architectures, schemes or protocols
    • G06Q20/30Payment architectures, schemes or protocols characterised by the use of specific devices
    • G06Q20/34Payment architectures, schemes or protocols characterised by the use of specific devices using cards, e.g. integrated circuit [IC] cards or magnetic cards
    • G06Q20/343Cards including a counter
    • G06Q20/3437Cards including a counter the counter having non-monetary units, e.g. trips
    • GPHYSICS
    • G07CHECKING-DEVICES
    • G07FCOIN-FREED OR LIKE APPARATUS
    • G07F17/00Coin-freed apparatus for hiring articles; Coin-freed facilities or services
    • G07F17/32Coin-freed apparatus for hiring articles; Coin-freed facilities or services for games, toys, sports or amusements, e.g. casino games, online gambling or betting

Abstract

Herein disclosed are two general payment execution systems for stored value cards that incorporate expected value payment means for refunding balances on such cards. One system enables people to refund balances on cards whose account balances are stored on a central computer. The other system enables people to refund balances on cards whose balances are stored on a magnetic medium that is part of the cards.
PCT/US1998/016029 1997-08-01 1998-08-03 Expected value payment systems for refunding balances on stored value cards WO1999006967A3 (en)

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US5459897 true 1997-08-01 1997-08-01
US60/054,598 1997-08-01
US7060298 true 1998-01-06 1998-01-06
US60/070,602 1998-01-06

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US8340979B2 (en) 2002-10-01 2012-12-25 Acs State & Local Solutions, Inc. Systems and methods for electronically processing government sponsored benefits
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US4722554A (en) * 1986-08-27 1988-02-02 St. Ives Laboratories, Inc. Alternative-value paper refund form
US5269521A (en) * 1990-08-22 1993-12-14 Rossides Michael T Expected value payment method and system for reducing the expected per unit costs of paying and/or receiving a given amount of a commodity
US5620182A (en) * 1990-08-22 1997-04-15 Rossides; Michael T. Expected value payment method and system for reducing the expected per unit costs of paying and/or receiving a given ammount of a commodity

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US4722554A (en) * 1986-08-27 1988-02-02 St. Ives Laboratories, Inc. Alternative-value paper refund form
US5269521A (en) * 1990-08-22 1993-12-14 Rossides Michael T Expected value payment method and system for reducing the expected per unit costs of paying and/or receiving a given amount of a commodity
US5620182A (en) * 1990-08-22 1997-04-15 Rossides; Michael T. Expected value payment method and system for reducing the expected per unit costs of paying and/or receiving a given ammount of a commodity

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