The ultimate rent: Paying to spend
In Europe, cash could be abolished in five years.* Nobody's talking about that here**, which probably means it's going to happen. What an opportunity for looting that's going to be! What happens when everybody uses a card for cash?
Can you imagine the banks won't take a bite every time you swipe? And the beauty part is, they'd be charging you to use your own money!
We are really going to need those alternative currencies....
NOTE Via Yves, of course.
NOTE * Original link in Dutch.
NOTE ** That I know of. Readers?