The REAL Economic Impact of the Olympic Games
4. ATM Blues
Usually, banking customers never have to worry about locating an ATM quickly if they are low on case, unless maybe they are driving on a deserted Badlands highway. However, cash-hungry consumers at the Olympics may disagree. According to British paper The Telegraph and other reports, the Olympic venues only feature 8 ATMs to serve some 11 million customers. The ATMS also only dispense cash to those with a Visa-branded card.