The Cashless Society – How Did We Get Here?

The Cashless Society – How Did we Get here? As the cashless society, once a futuristic concept appears to be upon us, we ask: How did this happen? Welcome to the Cashless Society – How Did We Get Here? Check out all the Smaulgld podcasts here. Not a Smaulgld subscriber? Sign up here. Donate To Read More →

The Dark Side of a Cashless Society

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The Dark Side of a Cashless Society. Think going cashless is just about convenience? Here are some downsides of going cashless to make you think again. Part Two of Welcome to the Cashless Society presents the dark side. Welcome to the Cashless Society. Part 2 In Part I of “Welcome To the Cashless Society – Read More →

There is No War On Cash

Cash and Freedom Under Attack. The Cashless Society Is A Central Planner’s Dream – Freedom’s Nightmare. The world is heading towards a cashless society. A cashless society has the danger of becoming a priceless one. A priceless society is one where private property ownership is compromised, individual choice, privacy and freedom are eliminated. Welcome to Read More →

Why The Labor Force Participation Rate is Dropping

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Why The Labor Force Participation Rate is Dropping It’s not because of retiring baby boomers, but rather because people in their prime working years are dropping out of the labor force. This week’s podcast discusses the Fed’s insistence that economic recovery is just around the corner now that the bad weather is behind us and Read More →