Like any credit card, customers have to qualify and the average interest rate is around 15%.

Juanita Parker-Reed goes to a Columbia Care dispensary for medical marijuana to treat her chronic pain.

Until recently, she always had to pay cash for her prescription, spending as much as $400 a month. 

Even though many states allow the drug, it’s illegal under federal law, so most credit card networks won’t allow their cards to be used in stores that sell marijuana. 

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Kenneth Craig ~ NewYork.CBSLocal.com

 

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