I assume the laundry machine service charges more to rent the debit card systems. Every big apartment complex I've lived in used one, but the small building I live in now has been quarter-based since we moved in.
Oh hey, here's Forbes back in July saying Well, actually, it's not really a coin *shortage*, it's a *circulation disruption*.
And yeah, at a high level, you need different strategies to resolve an actual shortage of something vs. a distribution issue. But down at the "I need clean clothes" level it doesn't make a lot of difference.
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