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Where even banks don't accept cash any more

Bills and coins represent just 2% of Sweden's economy

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Filadelfia Stockholm church (above) worshippers are able to pay tithes with their phones through an app called Swish, a payment system set up by Sweden's biggest banks that is fast becoming a rival to cards.

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The Abba Museum (above) considers cash so last-century that it does not accept bills and coins.

Stockholm

PARISHIONERS text tithes to their churches. Homeless street vendors carry mobile credit-card readers. Even the Abba Museum, despite being a shrine to the 1970s pop group that wrote Money, Money, Money, considers cash so last-century that it does not accept bills and coins.

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