Which? Cash Friendly pledge launched

Person paying for flowers with cash in a shop

Several major retailers have signed-up to our new Cash Friendly Pledge, promising they will continue accepting cash as a payment method.

Aldi, Asda, Co-op, John Lewis, Lloyds Pharmacy, Waitrose and over 150 other retailers have signed up to the Pledge

The pandemic has had a dramatic impact on the Uk’s already fragile cash system.

The closures of bank branches and free-to-use ATMs have continued at pace, while worries about the safety of handling notes and coins (since debunked by the Bank of England ) have led some businesses to refuse to take cash.

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