With the development of Internet banking, electronic payment and electronic money, China has entered the era of non-cash payment. More and more people use Alipay instead of cash when they need to consumption online and offline.
Last year, the national payment volume was 1130 trillion yuan, and more than 60% of the national payment (700 trillion yuan) was the electronic payment completed by the large-scale payment system.
Chinese university student is the group which is most influenced by this tendency. They abandon the habit of using cash and electronic payment plays the most important role in their daily consumption.