Other than distributing cash, the ATM and other self-service kiosks lend themselves to two potential possibilities in the near future:
1. Distribution point for other services that are non-financial.
2. Hub for financial transactions apart from straight withdrawal from a bank account.
We have previously discussed some of the potential product sale opportunities such as simple insurance products, but what of other non-financial uses?
One reason banks have the opportunity to exploit the uniqueness of the ATM proposition is the sheer number of ATMs/self-service devices out there. There must be some other use that we can put to the machine with its Windows ...