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Old 02-04-2013, 10:04 AM   #8 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by CJOttawa View Post
I was watching CBC news this morning and they pointed out something like 80% of transactions are cashless already.

We're well on our way to fully cashless; if it saved time and money, I'd be all for ditching cash entirely but we need better ways to transfer money between people. (phone to phone, no fee instant transfers etc)
I never heard of a drug dealer taking credit cards. I am sure cash will be around for quite some time.

Having said that, if all transactions are cashless and can be tracked it would give a boost to law enforcement efforts (and the barter system)
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