Payment provider Mastercard will pay shops to dispense cash to customers, in a bid to protect the use of cash on the high street.
Find out about a nationwide pilot scheme launched to ensure all UK high streets will continue to have access to cash machines
NatWest and RBS customers were left stranded yesterday, as the banks' websites were offline for hours.
Despite 3,000 bank branches closing in just four years, the government has decided not to require banks to fund 'banking hubs' in towns with no more branches.
Brits increasingly rely on their credit and debit cards - but in 2018 alone, more than 7m suffered an outage that blocked their cards, Which? research found.
The Treasury sets up a new group dedicated to overseeing the UK's cash system following widespread bank branch closures and a decline in free cashpoints
Scotland has lost more than a third of its bank and building society branches in just eight years, new analysis from Which? Money reveals. Some 610 branches have closed down...
Cash could disappear from UK society if the government fails to take action. Which? is calling for a regulator to be appointed.
Disabled people are among those most fearing a cashless society as ATM cash machines and bank branches close at unprecedented rates.
The UK could become a cashless society in the next 15 years but nearly half of Britain or 25 million people would struggle without access to cash, according to a new report.