Published: 03/05/2023 By Allan Fuller
Times are changing, banks are disappearing fast, as we have seen in Putney. Across the country, Barclays have closed nearly a thousand branches since 2015. Last September another report warned that more than 37,000 free-to-use ATM machines were at risk of closure.
The question now is how much longer we will be using cash as the growth of the use of cards and no carrying cash keeps growing? Nearly 60 years of getting cash from a hole in the wall was revolutionary. Perhaps soon the machines, and what they delivered, could be consigned to museums!