Forget your PIN at the ATM? The solution will soon be at your fingertips
Banking in SA is set to be revolutionised by cutting-edge machines that not only use biometrics but accept coins
Imagine walking up to an ATM, identifying yourself via fingerprint biometrics and then depositing cash – in the form of notes and coins – into the account of your choice.
Coins? Yes, coins.
A South African-based company, which claims to be revolutionising what it means to handle bulk cash, recently launched the “Bulk Deposit ATM” (or BDA for short), the first known customer-friendly machine in the country that accepts coins...