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Greece Develops Cashless, Euro-Free Currency – A Wonderful Positive Story! – 18 March 2012

Greek's cashless economy via  Ragne Kabanova/Shutterstock

(Comment Lucas : December 2011 I reported on the new local exchange and trading systems: http://wp.me/p1H4zR-1nD)


A determination to ‘move beyond anger to creativity’ is driving a strong barter economy in some places.

Jon Henley, The Guardian
By The Guardian
Friday, March 16, 2012 10:09 EDT

In recent weeks, Theodoros Mavridis has bought fresh eggs, tsipourou (the local brandy: beware), fruit, olives, olive oil, jam, and soap. He has also had some legal advice, and enjoyed the services of an accountant to help fill in his tax return. Continue reading