January 2nd, 2012 | by Beth Buczynski
The organization of a gift economy stands in contrast to a barter economy or a market economy. Informal custom governs exchanges, rather than an explicit exchange of goods or services for money or some other commodity
November 16th, 2011 | by Beth Buczynski
Every day, more people are becoming aware of the corruption in our government, and they're tired of suffering in silence.Here are 3 easy ways to support Occupy Wall Street during the November 17th day of action...and beyond!
November 2nd, 2011 | by Beth Buczynski
Bank Transfer Day was started by a single woman with a dream of standing up to Banks who only think of their own profits, and not of the lives and businesses they're toying with
October 21st, 2011 | by Beth Buczynski
I've heard dozens of people say they could do a better job than Congress at decided where to put taxpayer money. So now, it's time to put your (fictional) money where your mouth is
October 13th, 2011 | by Beth Buczynski
Crowdfunding is less about seeing a monetary return and more about putting your social and financial capital behind an idea that you find valuable. Ideas that are often ignored by the government and the markets
September 28th, 2011 | by Beth Buczynski
While protesters endure police brutality for exercising their Constitutional Rights, a revolution is brewing in New York City. And it's spreading
July 21st, 2011 | by Beth Buczynski
Could you give up everything you own and depend on the goodwill of others? Meet 68 year-old Heidemarie Schwermer, a former teacher and psychoterapist from Germany who did just that and never looked back
July 6th, 2011 | by Beth Buczynski
"Money usually has three attributes. It is a medium of indirect barter. It is a store of value. It is a unit of account. However, money does not need to be all three at once."