"the Cash has been used for several thousand years, though not as long as in Sweden."
"Now there are more and more stores are not accepting money anymore."
"You have to pay with a plastic card."
"the other Day I paid a less sum at a pharmacy. With the card, because I thought it was unnecessary to switch a femhundring."
"It is said that cash handling costs society – read the banks and the merchants - for a lot of money. Even if kortföretagen take fees, so it is profitable for the stores to avoid having to deal with banknotes and coins. And the banks... yes, you sharks themselves, for both the cards and the notes they take charge in all the ends of the earth."
"Riksbankslagens 5:e chapter section 1 states: ”Banknotes and coins issued by the Riksbank are legal tender”. According to an article by Yngve Sunesson in the fall in the Skånska Dagbladet go to some shops around this by referring to the law of contract. Therefore, the Riksbank traders to have a sign on the door where it says that they do not take cash. Which many stores ignore."
"Sunesson refers to the anti-discrimination act which provides that:"
"”Discrimination is prohibited for the that 1. outside the private and family life provides goods, services or housing to the public, or 2. organising a public gathering or a public event.” (Chapter 2, § 12)"
"The victims are partly to foreign tourists without the card, which is valid in Sweden or Swish. But above all, beats kontantlösheten against the elderly and the disabled who may not be or can handle plastic cards."
"Sunesson says: ”To be denied to shop in the store or eat at the restaurant, therefore, that a disability makes it impossible to pay by card can not be described as anything other than discrimination.”"
"At a seminar last year in Copenhagen, considered the researchers Niklas Arvidsson at KTH and Jonas Hedman at the stockholm school of Economics in Copenhagen that the cash is going to be irrelevant on 24 march 2023. Brave new world! It goes fast now. And what a fuss when people who barely remember their pin codes to pay for the clean trifles in the card reader that is malfunctioning!"
"Those who will earn the most in the whole circus, the multinational giants, which identifies us in detail. Just a short while after I left the pharmacy where I paid a small sum with cards so popped it up a promotional message I've never before seen in the mobile phone. For the pharmacy chain..."
"There you have another reason to stick to honest old money as long as it goes."