Reply to post: Hard currency. That will do nicely!

Most of the world still dependent on cash

Red Bren

Hard currency. That will do nicely!

During the recent floods, some small businesses* in out-of-the-way* parts of Yorkshire were forced to rely on cash only, as the phone system drowned. They could have kept taking credit card transactions if only someone knew how to use the hand operated paper receipt machines...

* including Marks & Spencer

** Leeds city centre

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