The Cashless Society Has Arrived— Only It’s in China

5. January 2018.

BEIJING—Soliciting handouts near a grocery store, Zhao Shenji, a slender man with shorn hair, made giving easy for Beijing residents accustomed to relying on their smartphones.

“Recommend using WeChat Pay,” said a placard the beggar displayed.

It was a literal sign of the times. Payment via mobile-phone services such as WeChat is sweeping…

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