The Death of Money?

Perhaps?  This is a great article from the Survival of the United States Blog about that very possibility.  Here is a bit of what they had to say over there…

Like everything in the natural world, money has a cycle of birth and death. The US Dollar and other similar paper currencies came into being from the same historic forces that will eventually lead to their total devaluation and subsequent immolation.

The earliest forms of money were gold and silver coins. History can trace these two precious metals back in a continuous line for over 5000 years! In the latter part of the 13th century, Marco Polo witnessed the amazing site of paper money being used in China in place of gold and silver. Hundreds of years before China had taken the first step away from “real money” for what seemed at the time a perfectly good reason. The darn stuff was too heavy.

Read the Rest at the Survival of The United States Blog

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