What Is The Cost Of A Cashless Society?

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Canada’s been on the path toward a cashless society even before the pandemic, with COVID-19 only accelerating it. This is a good thing, right? Well, without policy changes, this societal shift will leave Canada’s most vulnerable in the dust. Many poor Canadians can’t live in a digital economy. They don’t have the devices nor the internet access to participate. As a result, there are campaigns that the Canadian government should treat communications devices and the internet as human rights, rather than luxuries, and serve the poorest citizens of their nation. Read full article here

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