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Do you still use cash?

Discussion in 'TalkCeltic Pub' started by Seán Mac D, Jun 29, 2020.

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  1. Seán Mac D Gold Member Gold Member

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    I seem to be the opposite on the contactless.

    Back in the day if you lifted £50 and spent a bit, you knew roughly how much you had left.

    Now you can ping it on the contactless and then when you check your balance a few days later you're like :eek1:
     
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  3. Jeremie Frimpong

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    I only use cash when I have no other option.

    "iT's A gLoBaLisT cOnsPiraCy!"
     
  4. cidermaster Gold Member Gold Member

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    Yes and the countless people who do not have a bank account for countless reasons is one a beyond good reason.I hope Cash is around for generations to come,it is a lovely slice of our culture at the very least:60:
     
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  5. Johniebhoy.

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    Cash mostly, i like to see a fiver or two in my wallet, it's not the same opening it and looking at a bit of plastic, i hope the cashless society never happens. (can't do homers without the folding stuff apparently :fear:).
     
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  6. cidermaster Gold Member Gold Member

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    And nothing like going to the Bookies and taking the feel and sight of lovely cash in your winnings,one of the Great Feelings any decent person can have:60:
     
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    Every now and then i like tae whip oot my large wad. :giggle2:
     
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  8. Marty McFly Whoa, this is heavy Gold Member

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    Aye. I forgot to add, it didn't really work :56:
     
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  9. Pablo87 Here we go 10 in a row! Gold Member

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  10. Seán Mac D Gold Member Gold Member

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    :56::56:
     
  11. cidermaster Gold Member Gold Member

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    But when does it feel best?,without or without having your favourite French Knickers on???:fear::biggrin:
     
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    Just discovered there isn’t a limit on Apple Pay :56:
     
  13. Albian Ajeti Here we go, 10 in a row Gold Member

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    If you have an issue with that, check your banking app more often. Or you could keep a spreadsheet to track your so ending. I started doing both when I first moved out from my Mum’s because I was crap with money and my Mum kept bailing me out. :giggle1:
     
  14. PaulM1888 Gold Member Gold Member

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    Using contactless in a boozer is a slippery slope, coincidentally the only time I’ve ever done it as after running out of cash I’ve lifted specifically for that night and that becoming apparent a few days later is a *’ sore yin!
     
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  15. Seán Mac D Gold Member Gold Member

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    Never happening when I'm out on the lash with my daft head on though. That's the problem :67:
     
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    Mostly card, rarely cash
     
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    I bet you a Fiver I do:84:
     
  18. Albian Ajeti Here we go, 10 in a row Gold Member

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    You’re all under arrest for this post
     
  20. FCBarca

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    I seldom carry cash and that's been the case for nearly a decade I think - at best, 40 CHF in notes. Thinking finally to sign up for twint as its prevalence has increased in my area