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nytimes.com - Paul Mozur - In Urban China, Hardly Anyone Is Using Cash Anymore

In Urban China, Hardly Anyone Is Using Cash Anymore

New York Times – Paul Mozur
francine hardaway
francine hardaway Doesn't it seem strange to you that we wash our hands all day long and then handle cash? Is it filthy, as it now looks to me? Or does it have a function in helping our immune system?
Martin Bryant
Martin Bryant Cash is being rapidly wiped out in Chinese cities. 'At restaurants, a waiter will ask if you want to use WeChat or Alipay — the two smartphone payment options — before bringing up cash as a third, remote possibility.' Feels way off in the UK.

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