Why Germans are finally choosing cards over cash

Why Germans are finally choosing cards over cash

Card payments will surpass cash transactions for the first time in Germany in 2020 as the pandemic changes shoppers' behaviour, a study said Thursday.

Meet the German airport dog sniffing out huge bundles of cash

Meet the German airport dog sniffing out huge bundles of cash

Average German ‘hoards €1,364 in cash’

Average German ‘hoards €1,364 in cash’

Will the coronavirus pandemic speed up the end of cash in Germany?

Will the coronavirus pandemic speed up the end of cash in Germany?

Honest German man returns found bag with €16,000

Honest German man returns found bag with €16,000

German pensioner loses €20k in cash after leaving it on car roof

German pensioner loses €20k in cash after leaving it on car roof

Customs dog sniffs out €1.2 million in cash at Düsseldorf Airport

Customs dog sniffs out €1.2 million in cash at Düsseldorf Airport

Card payments outstrip cash for first time in Germany

Card payments outstrip cash for first time in Germany

Mixed emotions in Germany as 500-euro note bows out

Mixed emotions in Germany as 500-euro note bows out

Apple Pay finally launches in cash-loving Germany

Apple Pay finally launches in cash-loving Germany

Man tries to fly from Düsseldorf airport with €870,000 in cash

Man tries to fly from Düsseldorf airport with €870,000 in cash

In rural Germany, ‘mobile banking’ means a bank on a truck

In rural Germany, ‘mobile banking’ means a bank on a truck

Will the German love affair with cash ever end?

Will the German love affair with cash ever end?

Man cheats recycling machine out of €44k with one bottle

Man cheats recycling machine out of €44k with one bottle

‘Not very clever’ thieves blow up bank statement machine

‘Not very clever’ thieves blow up bank statement machine

Germans would give up sex over driving licence for cash

Germans would give up sex over driving licence for cash

‘Hero’ refugee hands in €150,000 he found in wardrobe

‘Hero’ refugee hands in €150,000 he found in wardrobe

Over €100 billion laundered in Germany every year: report

Over €100 billion laundered in Germany every year: report

Are Germans right to fear limit on cash payments?

Are Germans right to fear limit on cash payments?

Small town’s big plan to ditch small change

Small town’s big plan to ditch small change

Germany takes refugees’ valuables ‘to pay for their stay’

Germany takes refugees’ valuables ‘to pay for their stay’

Woman throws away 1000s of euros in cash

Woman throws away 1000s of euros in cash

Sparkasse ATMs out of action in western states

Sparkasse ATMs out of action in western states

East Germans find real-life money tree

East Germans find real-life money tree

Germans want to keep their hands on cash

Germans want to keep their hands on cash

Man finds €18,000 on street, hands it in

Man finds €18,000 on street, hands it in

‘They thought it was witchcraft’: The verdict on paying with card in Germany

‘They thought it was witchcraft’: The verdict on paying with card in Germany

Berlin airport ‘bankrupt by October’ without €300 million injection

Berlin airport ‘bankrupt by October’ without €300 million injection

Thousands of euros shredded by accident

Thousands of euros shredded by accident

Cashpoint criminals target hundreds of ATMs

Cashpoint criminals target hundreds of ATMs

Germans hang onto cash as rest of world goes electronic

Germans hang onto cash as rest of world goes electronic