A cashless business is where financial transactions are not conducted with money in the form of physical banknotes but are done in the form of electronic payments and online banking. Development in electronic payments has enabled the cashless business to flourish. For businesses, managing huge amounts of cash can be cumbersome and unsafe whereas cashless options are because of electronic payments and cashless transactions.

Cashless business can be convenient as you needn't pay staff to count the cash, transporting money to banks or record each transaction that was made. Businesses are developing more secure and reliable systems to safeguard transactions. But cashless business does come with its own security risks where there are chances of theft or failure of transactions. Giving consumers the option to pay electronically has many benefits for any sized business.