Think Digital Payments Will Kill Off Cash? Not so fast
Digital payment systems have grown tremendously over the past several years—a movement that was only accelerated by the COVID-19 pandemic. One of the myriad...
European Central Bank Investigates Digital Euro Project
The European Central Bank (ECB) has joined the ranks of central banks around the world who are getting serious about issuing digital currencies. On...
Hybrid Banknotes: A Bridge Between Cash and Crypto
As central bank digital currencies (CBDC) become reality and the use of cryptocurrencies for payments becomes more mainstream, how will these new digital monies...
The Future of Cash
The future of cash is hanging in the balance and many societies are seeing radical change in the payments and monetary landscape. An international conference...
Polymer banknotes: An environmental disaster
Plastic banknotes are almost three times worse for the environment than their paper equivalents. UK Credit Lender Moneyboat's research claims this is the case despite...
Germany warns against travel to 160+ countries
German authorities have advised residents not to travel to over 160 world countries until at least 14 September. Schengen Visa Info reports the German Foreign...
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