Many people rely on cash and would struggle in a cashless society. In the last few years, our area has lost 18% of its ATMs and 28% of its banks. We’re fortunate in having our wonderful post office (with shop attached!) to be able to access cash but nationally, many people now have to travel miles to find a post office, bank or ATM. Which? has launched a campaign to safeguard cash as a payment option.
For more info, see https://campaigns.which.co.uk/freedom-to-pay/