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This week’s column kicks off with a question about Japanese banks from reader S.K.

“I spent a few years in Japan and had bank accounts,” she writes. “Now I am overseas and I was looking for information on what options I have to close the accounts and get the remaining money. My accounts are still active and I can provide the ID and inkan [personal seal] I used to open them.”

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