If the world worked on a barter system, how would you fare? Would you have services to barter? Would you be successful, or would you struggle?
Bartering, while not as prominent as it once was in human history, is still alive and well today. I have, on more than one occasion, bartered a skill for someone else’s skill. Basically the dynamic is straightforward. Person A barters her skill of plumbing, while Person B barters his skill of auto repair. Read the rest of this entry »