Your Cash Is No Good Here. Literally. – So how to pay if you don’t like plastic: which helps the banks but not your spending patterns

As more retailers—including Drybar and Sweetgreen—ban paper money, it’s making things awkward for customers without plastic. [paywalled]

Source: Your Cash Is No Good Here. Literally. – WSJ


Oh dear, not accepting money – when the pain signals in your brain are not set off by clicking a bank pass, but are when you have to pay cash. Don’t be fooled people: cash is central to what money is – for the whole economy, but also for you as a person. See what happens when people with trillions start chucking it about (because what does that amount really mean, anyway!?) or the personal debt people spending on credit build up.