Due to the General Election, the Yorkshire & Humber regional seminar has been postponed from 9th Dec to Wed 15th January at North Yorkshire County Council. Invitations to follow!
The review warned that the ‘death knell for cash’ in other countries had been due to shops and businesses refusing to accept cash, rather than a lack of ATM machines or bank branches.
Subsequently, 82 per cent of readers said that businesses should be forced to accept cash. This is the case in China and Denmark, where accepting cash is mandatory.
→ lovemoney.com - Shops should be forced to accept cash, say loveMONEY readers
The Council has asked all 72 of its councillors to propose sites that they think would benefit from a cash machine.
It comes after councillors found that assumptions were being made about the ability of post offices to fill in the gaps left by bank closures.
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