Are you part of the cashless society? How often do you use cash?MoneySaving Poll Results

Souk

For some, the days of pockets stuffed with cash are long gone. Contactless cards especially have meant now even small transactions can just be done with a beep. So we wanted to test how cashless our society is now, and whos using it.

Please tell us which option is NEAREST to your situation.

Results

Im aged under 25 (848 votes)
I NEVER use cash apart from if no other option293 votes (35%)
I rarely use cash, but occasionally do383 votes (45%)
I mainly use it for smaller transactions119 votes (14%)
I mainly use it for bigger transactions7 votes (1%)
I use cash for everything where I can46 votes (5%)
I'm aged 25-34 (3264 votes)
I NEVER use cash apart from if no other option1159 votes (36%)
I rarely use cash, but occasionally do1498 votes (46%)
I mainly use it for smaller transactions485 votes (15%)
I mainly use it for bigger transactions6 votes (0%)
I use cash for everything where I can116 votes (4%)
I'm aged 35-49 (4406 votes)
I NEVER use cash apart from if no other option880 votes (20%)
I rarely use cash, but occasionally do1859 votes (42%)
I mainly use it for smaller transactions1285 votes (29%)
I mainly use it for bigger transactions19 votes (0%)
I use cash for everything where I can363 votes (8%)
I'm aged 50-64 (4624 votes)
I NEVER use cash apart from if no other option454 votes (10%)
I rarely use cash, but occasionally do1384 votes (30%)
I mainly use it for smaller transactions2166 votes (47%)
I mainly use it for bigger transactions19 votes (0%)
I use cash for everything where I can601 votes (13%)
I'm aged 65+ (2936 votes)
I NEVER use cash apart from if no other option279 votes (10%)
I rarely use cash, but occasionally do703 votes (24%)
I mainly use it for smaller transactions1504 votes (51%)
I mainly use it for bigger transactions21 votes (1%)
I use cash for everything where I can429 votes (15%)

                   16,078 votes received.

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