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10 Things You Can Do at an ATM Besides Draw Cash


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Increase Cash Flow for Banks
Depositing cash directly into an ATM allows banks to reuse the bills that same day.
Depositing cash directly into an ATM allows banks to reuse the bills that same day.
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With the new methods for depositing cash without an envelope, some banks are employing systems to recycle and use that cash the same day.

These systems are leading to lower costs and higher security, and they're particularly popular with banks in Russia and China. For starters, if you can recycle cash from an ATM, you don't have to call for armored truck deliveries quite as often. "If you can take the cash deposit without an envelope, you can use it to disperse cash," Luria says. "That makes banks more efficient."


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