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The justices strike a blow against policing for profit.

"Adam Rust, the managing director of WiseWage, a Durham, North Carolina-based nonprofit that enrolls unbanked workers into safe and affordable FDIC-insured bank accounts... says that just about anybody – even if you've been blacklisted by banks in the past – should be able to get a checkless overdraft-free debit card account."

Two community advocacy groups are in early discussions about the potential impact of BB&T and SunTrust Banks’ proposed merger and plan to engage with the banks, leaders of the two groups said.