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2011 in Business: 7 Stories That Affected You Most

Between debt ceiling debates, the crisis in the eurozone, and battles over tax rates, money issues filled the front pages in 2011. Here are our picks for the seven stories that most directly affected your wallet.

Bank of America Adds $5 Debit Card Fee

The nation's largest bank plans to start charging customers a monthly fee for using their debit card to make purchases. Such a fee was unheard of before this year. Will it soon become an industry norm?