How do you sign your name if you can't write in cursive? You may ask, when would you need to sign your name?
1. Driver's license application
2. Passport application
3. Pay check, at least the first three (direct deposit takes at least 3 pay checks)
4. Opening a bank account
5. Marriage license
6. Loan application
7. Restraining order
8. UPS and FedEx
9. To obtain the material things you had on your person when you are released from jail
10. Letters, remember them? At my old job, I had to write at least 20 per day
11. Lottery winnings
There are probably a thousand other reasons to learn to write in cursive, those are just the ones I could think of.
Signed, a woman who won numerous awards for penmanship and is still proud of her cursive handwriting.