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Cash Is No Longer King: The Phasing Out of Physical Money Has Begun

Source: TheAntiMedia.org, by Shaun Bradley

As physical currency around the world is increasingly phased out, the era where “cash is king” seems to be coming to an end. 1,221 more words

Financial/Societal Collapse And Dependence

Bill Bonner: Unreal Money

Consider the following from MoneyWeek’s Bill Bonner;

…there is a financial institution of uncertain integrity, with an electronic balance sheet of uncertain accuracy, listing alleged financial claims and contracts of uncertain quality – and that you are one of the many thousands of entries on the debit side, with a claim to a certain number of dollars, which the institution may or may not have… each of uncertain value.

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Paper Money

Gold Versus Dollar Devaluations

Source: Deviant Investor, by Gary Christenson

President Nixon “temporarily” severed the weak link between gold and the U. S. dollar in 1971. The link is still severed. 330 more words

REAL Money

Small wonder

In 1989 the little Lancia Y10 looked like the runt of Lancia´s litter. What was it doing in the range?

At that time Lancia dealers stocked the ordinary Delta, the Delta HF, the Prisma 1600, the Thema and Thema Ferrari 8.32. 549 more words

Was Then ...

Here’s what happens when a currency completely breaks down

Source: SovereignMan.com, by Simon Black

In Venezuela, hyperinflation has become so pitiful that shopkeepers are no longer bothering to actually count money.

Instead, they’re weighing it… 306 more words

Financial/Societal Collapse And Dependence

We saw this stylin' blue Fiat Dino at Lime Rock

The Fiat Dino is one of my favorite classic Italian roadsters. It’s got Italian style, with a friendly Fiat badge on its hood, and a Ferrari engine underneath where it counts. 20 more words

Classic Cars

Holy Day: The Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary

Fr. Andrew’s Holy Day Mass Homily

Mass Readings – Feast of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary

Mary’s “yes” to God offers us an example, for as she participated in God’s plan of salvation so we, too, have a daily opportunity to let the Lord’s work be done through our words and actions. 23 more words