Saturday 3 December 2016

BoI's customers put brakes on 'cashless bank' plan

Published 05/11/2015 | 02:30

'We have already seen 200 bank branches vanish around the country, so it is not as if the options for customers were not already disappearing fast'
'We have already seen 200 bank branches vanish around the country, so it is not as if the options for customers were not already disappearing fast'

The irony of Bank of Ireland's reported ambition to blaze a trail and become the first "cashless bank" is too rich.

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How easy it is to forget that all of our banks were cashless just a few short years ago, surviving the crash only by the grace of the compliant taxpayer.

Swingeing restrictions that would limit over-the-counter withdrawals by customers - of their own money - were to be put in place.

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