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COVID-19 Banking Timeline
see what’s happened in the Australian banking sector
New data shows debit cards are the clear choice of payment in post-COVID Australia, outweighing credit cards by almost three times, while cash use has significantly declined.
What’s happened in the Australian banking sector during the coronavirus pandemic.
Currently there are over half a million Australian bank customers who actively use a passbook account or transaction account with no linked debit card.