The Future Of Publishing Blog by Thad McIlroy



September 18th, 2014

Newspapers and the Decline in the Use of Traveller’s Cheques

I’m thinking about two very different products each apparently well on the road to oblivion. Here’s a graph (roughly) illustrating the decline in the use of traveller’s cheques (aka “travelers checks” and several other spellings). There was tremendous growth through the mid-1990s. The drop-off is severe. Wikipedia details that “travelers cheques are no longer widely accepted…