06073840 is referenced by 338 patents and cites 93 patents.

A fueling system for conducting a transaction with a prepaid remote communication unit. The system includes wireless communication electronics for communicating with a remote communication unit, a dispenser and customer interface for conducting a transaction and accepting payment, and a control system. The control system is adapted to determine a value correlating to payment made by a customer, effect storage of the value in association with the remote communication unit, communicate with the remote communications unit subsequent to effecting storage of the value and deduct the value of an amount of a transaction associated with the communications unit to effect payment.

Title
Fuel dispensing and retail system providing for transponder prepayment
Application Number
9/35158
Publication Number
6073840
Application Date
March 5, 1998
Publication Date
June 13, 2000
Inventor
Kenneth O Marion
Greensboro
NC, US
Agent
Coats & Bennett P L L C
Assignee
Gilbarco
NC, US
IPC
G06F 7/08
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