General Description Pay-by-text allows users and businesses to transfer funds by simply sending an SMS. Because of its convenience, this method of payment is used by many complimentary currencies, including the Brixton Pound and Bristol Pound. See more at: http://brixtonpound.org/how-b-works/for-users/pay-with-be-pay-by-text/ Watch the video below to see how Pay-by-text works.
Can you imagine that economics students can become so enthusiastic about doing community service work and at the same time be so excited to learn about how a real world economy operates? Well, this is the wonderful reality that I have experienced at Denison University since 2008 when I introduced a service learning initiative called... Read more
Money and Sustainability – The Missing Link – A Presentation by Bernard Lietaer in the Club of Rome – ZeitBorse – ‘Fureai Kippu’ of Switzerland in St Gallen – Europe’s first social caring ticket that gives the ultimate financial solution to the aging population – zeitboerse.ch – WIR – the secret of the over 70... Read more
What are young adults thinking about money and value? How can we create new systems of wealth generation and abundance? What does the future hold for banks and other financial institutions in the wake of massive peer to peer exchange? “The Future of Money” begins a conversation on these topics and invites your participation (twitter... Read more
This talk was given at Feasta’s Irish debt crisis conference on Friday September 23, 2011. Charles Goodhart, CBE, FBA is a member of the Financial Markets Group at the London School of Economics, having previously, from 1987-2005, been its Deputy Director. Until his retirement in 2002 he had been the Norman Sosnow Professor of Banking... Read more