When this happened in my school the number of students having school dinners and buying stuff from the canteen actually went up! Which may seem odd at first but when you think about its probably easier for the kids.Quote:
6. Takes money away from worthwhile spending on books etc. Yes.
They don't have to worry about bring money each day, just load some on (or get parents to send money in) once every so often and then when they want to buy something just simply put their finger on the reader.