Print Page Subscribe

Bloggers' Bios and Posts

Email page to a friend
Tweet this page
Share on Facebook
Share on LinkedIn
+1 This Page

Recent Posts

Measuring Progress Toward A Cashless Society

There are several reasons not to like cash, but ours remains a cash-based world. The “Cashless Journey” project was undertaken to track progress towards cashless economies. The results are sometimes surprising. The journey is usually a gradual trek toward electronic payments shaped by local factors. Cash accounts for about 85% of global consumer transactions. This
Read More

Risk, Danger and a World Beyond Cash

An interesting article in the American Banker had a slightly misleading headline: “What Are the Most Dangerous Countries for Banks?” Turns out the story isn’t about “danger,” which is pretty unambiguously a bad thing, but about risk, which is not. Some of the most “dangerous” countries include China and Russia, and it’s unlikely anybody is
Read More