The number of notes out there has doubled since 2008, the Federal Reserve says.
Chinese mobile payment apps have surged in popularity. Could U.S. credit card companies compete?
How will ATM makers manage in a world where digital transactions are becoming more popular and cash is optional?
Here’s a very different way to sell a home from the usual: Go to a website. Plug in your address. Answer a few questions about the house. And wait about 24 hours to see if you get a cash offer. A handful of companies are buying up houses this way, including Zillow. The biggest player […]
When you’ve got a little extra money to work with — or a lot — what do you do with it? Maybe you stuff it under the mattress. Maybe you try to invest it and put it to work. Or maybe you spend it on yourself and some important people in your life. That last option […]
Goldman Sachs reported sharply higher profit this week, and yet its shares fell after Goldman said it wouldn’t be buying back stocks in the second quarter. In this respect, Goldman is an outlier. After the corporate tax rate dropped this year, American companies have been using cash to repurchase their own shares in furious fashion. […]
Sweden is increasingly becoming a cashless society, but there are those who worry this trend will leave some people behind.
Paying with bills and coins is "a combination of cost cost, convenience cost and time cost," researcher says.