The "Yes to Cash" organization has 40 000 members on Facebook and has since 2016 worked to keep banknotes and coins as a valid form of payment. They are strongly critical of DNB and others who wish to remove such means of payment, and point out what a possible banking crisis will lead to if we can no longer withdraw our money.
Trond Bentestuen is DNB's Executive Vice President for Retail Markets in Norway. He believes that the fear that people will flow to the banks in Norway falls on their own unreasonableness, and rejects that the banks will remove the cash to protect themselves. He points out that DNB is considered one of the world's most solid banks.
The Norwegian bank, for its part, believes that it is in principle important that there is cash, in order to safeguard social security. . .
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