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  • Re: Why can't we have House backed currencies.

    [quote] What makes a money sound? It needs to be backed by actual wealth. We all know that wealth can be anything but there are characteristics that make gold better than everything else. Lew Rockwell points out Ideal characteristics of money in his documentary "Money, Banking and the Federal Reserve"...
    Posted to Economics Questions (Forum) by corpus delicti on Fri, Oct 3 2008
  • Why can't we have House backed currencies.

    Hi, We already have the system in place for a house-backed currency. Banks are already issuing house-backed currency. However, they trick us into signing over our home and paying them 1.5 times the value of the mortgage in interest alone all for some simple accounting services. How could an accountant...
    Posted to Economics Questions (Forum) by jgposner on Fri, Oct 3 2008
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