Change Coming to the $20 Bill

Change Coming to the $20 Bill

During the Obama administration there was a push to change the portrait on the U.S. $20 bill. The effort to make the change was spurred by a desire to include women and civil rights leaders on U.S. currency, which have always been represented by the images of several...
More Cash in Hand for Americans with Children?

More Cash in Hand for Americans with Children?

The past year has been difficult financially for many Americans. Perhaps especially so for people who struggle to find reasonably priced child care for their children. Congress is now taking a look at providing more financial support for children. Senator Mitt Romney...
Stimulus Checks are Popular with Americans

Stimulus Checks are Popular with Americans

As President Biden was sworn into office last month he announced that one of his priorities was for Congress to pass a $1.9 trillion stimulus package to help offset the economic damage as a result of the COVID-19 global pandemic. Biden’s relief package includes an...
Study: Hostility Toward Cash

Study: Hostility Toward Cash

I think we can all agree that this past year has been unprecedented on a global scale. The coronavirus pandemic and subsequent economic downturn the world over has shaken us to our core. Additionally, in recent years there has been an increase in hostility toward cash...
Using Cash to Protect Privacy

Using Cash to Protect Privacy

As technology advances have allowed customers a myriad of options for paying for goods and services, concerns have been raised about how technology is tracking our data and how we protect it. In a late-2019 report by Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF), the author...