NYC wants national plan to require all businesses to accept cash
Cash or credit? For many New Yorkers, including those without access to a bank account, cash is the only option. While a new law will soon require local businesses to accept cold hard cash, advocates are calling on federal lawmakers to put their money where their mouth is, too.
Erica Ford, CEO of Life Camp Inc., is calling on the city’s congressional delegation to push through a law requiring that cashless businesses accept paper money.