I Think the Barter System Should Be Revived

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 27 People

    Cash Is Overrated!

    It needs to go down! We need to go back to a place where we trade our wares for the good of all and only live with what we need! This crap where I sell my time, my TIME?! to people who will forever more hold my life in their hands?!  Just because people don't want to work...
    Elf Elf
    26-30, M
    2 Responses Oct 30, 2007

    Why Not?

    I work in a field where we make hand-crafted items of every sort and we often barter our goods. It is simple,efficient and mutually-satisfying.  I make this and I'll trade you for yours...Cut and dry! You may find this shocking, but I think the barter system is used more...
    choctawgrrrl choctawgrrrl
    41-45, F
    3 Responses Dec 2, 2008
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