In the ROC against the refusal of cash

В РПЦ против отказа от наличности

The Patriarch against cashless economy

Patriarch Kirill believes that the transition to electronic payments will limit a person’s freedom.

Waiver and cash transfer to payment Bank cards could restrict a person’s freedom. This is the opinion of Patriarch Kirill, RIA Novosti reported.

“The Church is very concerned that modern technical means capable of totally restrict human freedom. We have hotheads who enthusiastically talk about the need to eliminate cash and go only to the electronic card. This will ensure transparency, control, and well, all those arguments with which many are familiar. And all this is so. And if suddenly at some point in the historical development of access to these cards will open in response to your loyalty?”, – asked Cyril.

The Primate gave an example of “a European country”, where people wishing to obtain citizenship or residence permit, I suggest to watch the movie, which tells about the life of the country. In this video, he said, brightly, “paint” presented the topic of LGBT. Get citizenship only those who view the video confirm that they are satisfied.

The Patriarch fears that access to Finance can also be bound by the same conditions.

However, Cyril has no doubt that the introduction of digital technologies will provide “greater efficiency of the decision-making process,” which, according to him, all right.

We will remind, the national Bank considers the possibility of refusal from minting coins of 1, 2, 5 and 25 cents and to allow rounding of the invoice for the goods.