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CNN Ponders Whether 'The Death Of Cash' Is Imminent

by by Staff Reporter
Posted On: 7/11/2012

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A CNN segment that aired this week explored whether new apps that let smartphones act as credit card readers signal that paper money will soon be a thing of the past.

CBSMoneyWatch.com's Jill Schlesinger speculated that widespread adoption of the new technology is unlikely until Apple gets on board.

View the CNN segment by clicking here.