Small businesses weigh up the costs of going cashless after armed robberies, theft

  • Rachael Merritt--ABC News (AU)
  • published date: 2023-09-17 23:06:54 UTC

Crime-affected businesses in Queensland's north consider no longer accepting cash in a bid to protect their workers. But some worry the financial impacts could be crippling.

When Annee Nguyen's coffee bar was targeted by thieves, she wanted her staff to feel safe returning to work.  Key points: <ul><li>Small businesses are considering going cashless to protect staff bu… [+4165 chars]