The cashless society isn't something set in some distant future. For many people, it's here today.
More and more frequently, items and activities that used to have us handing over a $5 or $20 bill are being paid for in different ways. In fact, as the holiday travel period approaches, it's entirely possible that you could take the family on vacation without ever once having to reach for your wallet.
Here are seven steps from a day in the life of the average, ordinary (and now cashless!) member of society.
—By Chris Morris
Posted 5 December 2014