When Bluestone Lane decided to go cashless, the people running the coffee franchise were thinking of efficiency. “Cash takes time,” said Andy Stone, vice president of brand marketing and events at the company, which was inspired by cafe culture in
Cash is no longer king at many businesses in Philadelphia. The sound of credit cards swipes are drowning out the cha-ching of cash registers, reports CBS News correspondent David Begnaud.
NATIONAL REPORT — Frictionless checkout is picking up steam in the convenience channel, with several retailers including Cruizers, Family Express, Enmarket and 7-Eleven implementing the retail technology.
Rebecca Esparza works with homeless people and, having once lived in a shelter herself, knows what it’s like to navigate the U.S. economy if you don’t have much money. For most of her clients, cash is king because they lack
Pass by Sweetgreen—the popular fast casual salad chain—and you’ll see a sign that says NO CASHEW, with the latter two letters conspicuously crossed out. It’s a cheeky homage to their no cash policy, a relatively new trend drawing ire from
Philadelphia has passed a law requiring most retail establishments to accept cash, making it the first U.S. city to ban a practice critics say is discriminatory. Mayor Jim Kenney last week signed the law, passed by the city council in February,
Businesses should be forced to accept cash, say 82% of loveMONEY readers. Readers were polled following the publication of the Access to Cash Review earlier this month.
Despite continued proliferation of mobile wallets and digital payment options from credit unions and other providers, most consumers still use cash often, and the majority frown upon merchants that don’t accept cash, according to a new study from Cardtronics.
ATLANTA — Atlanta’s great cashless era may coincide with 2019’s first Atlanta United MLS home game. “The cashless system went well but United lost. That was the bad part,” said Bob Amick. He runs Molly B’s, a restaurant in
Cash in the system has been steadily rising even though the government and the RBI pushed for a “less cash society”, digitization of payments and slapped restrictions on the use of cash in various transactions.