Category: Money

  • Direct, immediate exchange

    According to the Governor of the Bank of England: “There is no reason products and services could not be swapped directly by consumers and producers through a system of direct exchange – essentially a massive barter economy. All it requires is some commonly used unit of account and adequate computing power to make sure all […]

  • Banken Bonus Battle

    Dan Roam doet het rookgordijn dat de superrijken hebben opgetrokken—Miljardairs 50 procent rijker in 2009—glashelder uit de doeken. A couple weeks ago Dan Roam met with potential clients at an investment bank in New York. President Obama had just announced that he was going to levy a $120 billion fee on Wall Street Banks to […]

  • Vrijwillig belasting betalen

    Sanne Bruijne van new shoes today tipte het interview met Peter Sloterdijk in VPRO’s Tegenlicht: Waar is Woede?. Vooral het vrij en willig betalen van belasting is een interessante radicale en veelbelovende omkering van ons huidige stelsel. Belasting dient eigenlijk verlichting te heten omdat het ons leven plezieriger, lichter en moeitelozer maakt. Helemaal als we […]

  • Flow money

    Compound positive interest is a system wide exponential pump that increasingly flushes money from the poor to the rich. It compells us to grow beyond sense. It results in Obsessive Compulsary Growth Disorder, if you will. This can be proven by mathematics, simulation and experience (as we all feel right now). Don’t get me wrong, […]

  • Trustspace

    Imagine a monetary system where the amount of money you own does not matter anymore, since it is of no value to own money; you can’t even own it, just like it does not make sense to own centimeters, inches or Volts. Mutual credit systems are like this. A mutual credit system track of and […]