Cashless Society

Contactless transactions surge in cash loving Germany, Austria and Switzerland

15th September 2021

More than three quarters of cashless transactions in Germany, Austria and Switzerland are now contactless,…

Italy cancels the ‘cashback’ scheme

5th July 2021

The parties within Italy’s coalition government have voted to cancel the ‘cashback’ scheme as of…

LINK: Community Request ATMs dispense over £50m to support local communities, businesses and high streets

28th June 2021

So far, 57 communities across the UK have benefited from the initiative. Consumers in some…

Access to cash should be a Universal Service Obligation says Age UK

28th June 2021

Age UK is calling on the Government to designate access to cash as a Universal…

Cash is still king in times of Covid-19 – ECB’s Panetta

16th June 2021

Covid-19 may have sped up the digitisation of Europe’s economy, but this does not spell…

Bank of England lays down regulatory expectations for stablecoins

8th June 2021

The Bank of England says stablecoins used as money would be expected to face the…

Cashless countries: Which are the forefront of the cashless revolution?

28th May 2021

Using data from the World Bank and the largest debit and credit card providers,…

Which?: Free-to-use ATMs disappearing from UK high streets

2nd March 2021

UK consumer group Which? is pushing for the government to take immediate action to protect…

Which? ramps up campaign to protect cash network

29th January 2021

Which? is urging the UK’s eight largest retail banks to publicly commit to maintaining cash…

Why cash matters: UK supermarket shoppers face payment card woes

27th January 2021

UK supermarkets Morrisons and The Co-op have suffered payments glitches that have left some customers…

UK retailers turning away shoppers who want to pay with cash

19th January 2021

More than a third of UK consumers have been blocked from paying with notes and…

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