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MBTA insists it has plenty of CharlieCards, but stations come up short

Has the T run out of CharlieCards?

That’s what reader Ruth Goran asked, after she went downtown last month to transfer money from a paper CharlieTicket to a more cost-effective CharlieCard and was told the supply had run dry. And this was at Charlie Central, Downtown Crossing’s customer service center.

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