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Hang on to your cash. This dash to digitise payments is dangerous | Brett Scott

Published on Wednesday 13th of September 2017 03:20:30 PM in Guardian

Sweden leads the world in cashlessness. In doing so it also leads the world in opening its citizens up to fine-grained financial surveillance. “Cashless society” is a euphemism for a “bank payments society”, in which every transaction must be passed through a complex of banks, card ...

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