The Bank of Russia recalls the measures prevent the use of means of payment

The Bank of Russia issued by the credit institution a “clean” bills, which are maintained in accordance with standard procedures not less than 14 days of receipt. The lifespan of coronavirus on paper, according to the world health organization (who), is 3-4 days.

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Who does not give hard recommendations that cash cannot be used, but it is theoretically and cash can be a channel of viruses. It is strongly recommended to wash hands and not touch your face when you use cash for payments.

The same precautions should be observed when entering the PIN code when making purchases with the card. The most secure are contactless payments.

We also recommend you to read the information of the CPS.

March 16, 2020