Category: "Money"

Платёжный терминал

June 28th, 2010 — posted by Don
Image courtesy of WikipediaOne of the slickest aspects of Russian life these days are certain machines in public places that look sort of like bank machines, but their main purpose is rather the opposite: instead of disbursing money to the person who… more »

Банкомат

June 24th, 2010 — posted by Don
The word for bank machine or ATM in Russian is банкомат. Back in the 80s there were essentially no banks in Russia in the sense of an ordinary bank in the US. Nowadays they are everywhere. And one of the chief ways to interact with a bank is through… more »