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Valdez Company opened a special checking account. The charge for each check written was either $.55 or a $6-a-month minimum service charge (whichever is greater). At the beginning of the month, the company checkbook balance was $695.18. Valdez Company wrote 14 checks totaling $312.88. Deposits of $188.10 and $195.10 were made during the month. What's Valdez's checkbook balance to start the next month (including the cost of check writing)?

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Valdez Company opened a special checking account. The charge for each check written was either $.55 or a $6-a-month minimum service charge (whichever is greater). At the beginning of the month, the company checkbook balance was $695.18. Valdez Company wrote 14 checks totaling $312.88. Deposits of $188.10 and $195.10 were made during the month. What's Valdez's checkbook balance to start the next month (including the cost of check writing)?