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Garrett Heaton can't speak highly enough of his bank.
"USAA is a FANTASTIC bank, and their services and customer service are top-notch," he says -- especially its Deposit@Home feature, which lets users scan checks for immediate deposit into their account.
There's just one problem: Heaton, a N.Y.-based member of the military, is a Linux Manage and monitor your systems with Landscape for Ubuntu. Free 60 day Trial. user -- and USAA's Deposit@Home feature is designed for use only on Windows and Macintosh computers.
Aiming to get the system opened up to users of other operating systems, Heaton began an email Free Report - Discover the Difference of Email Marketing 2.0! conversation with the bank last July that still continues today. He recently gave LinuxInsider the chain of correspondence as an illustration of the difficulties Linux users sometimes have to endure.