In India, it has long been possible to have cash delivered. But it involves informal networks, tuk-tuk drivers and lots and lots of insecurity. A bank in Poland is taking this on-demand lifestyle to the next level, however, by offering its customers the ability to...

From the time the first automated teller machine was invented, it was only a matter of time before someone would come along and create the world’s first ‘drive-through’ version, allowing customers to withdraw cash without even getting out of their cars. But when and where did...

As Brits go to the polls, can the ATM do it again? The sophistication of the on-screen-questionnaire on Cardtronics-UK’s ATMs became apparent in the run-up to the EU referendum in the summer of 2016. Ahead of the vote, Cardtronics gathered over 85,000 responses from their cash...

Late last year, in a blaze of publicity, North Korea installed its first ever ATM. Sadly, however, it didn’t work as someone forgot to hook it up to the bank’s server. (Given that there is only one bank in North Korea, this can be considered...

In another example of the humanitarian role played by ATMs, two hundred thousand residents of the Mathare slum outside Kenya's capital, Nairobi, are now able to access safe water through a network of what they call “Water ATMs”. The idea is catching on in India,...

The world’s first cupcake ATM was launched by Sprinkles in Beverly Hills, California in March 2012. It has since launched in five other US cities, including New York where the latest version can be found across the street from 'Bloomies' on 3rd and 59th ...

Skiers and snowboarders taking to the slopes this winter and in need of some cash might consider grabbing their gear and heading to Whistler in Canada where CIBC bank has just opened a first-of-its-kind ski-thru ATM. The cash machine, conveniently sited near cash-only soup  vendors at...

This GOLD to go™ ATM dispenses items of pure gold, including gold bullion and rare gold coins. This one is located at the Atlantis Hotel in Dubai. But there are more than 30 others around the world, including in Germany, the United Arab Emirates, Italy,...