Money

Silver is shining

Over $US20 a troy ounce and rising! Long before silver was being used in your smartphones, television sets and ipads – silver was money, just like gold. Countries over the world have implemented various types of silver monetary standards, at… Read More ›

The Gold Factor

A hedge against the printing press! We borrow the following chart from a Money Management article by Russel Chesler titled ‘The Gold Factor‘. The link to the article is here. The article begins – ‘With the world mired in debt… Read More ›

Money is Time!

Which is why everyone should build a website…? We have all heard the saying – ‘Time is money!’ The catch phase of every businessman and woman since the birth of money as a medium of exchange. Accountants, butchers, bakers, builders,… Read More ›

Why pay taxes…

when they can just print money? Day 1 in Coronavirus Home Isolation, we are thankful that the governments of the world are printing trillions of dollars to keep us fed and paying our bills. Day 2 we start to wonder…… Read More ›

Good Money and Cryptocurrency

Could cryptocurrency be considered ‘good money’? In our previous two posts on the topic of cryptocurrency, we learned what blockchain and cryptocurrency is and briefly examined the technological leaps it had made over the past decade. In this post we… Read More ›

Good Money and the Dollar 3

Part 3 – Dollars are not trustless! Our analysis of the ‘dollar’ in respect to the ‘8 characteristics of good money‘ detailed at Good Money continues. In this post we ask – are dollars trustless? The only reason a paper currency has… Read More ›