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The main characters are Daddy Papersurfer (DP) and a banker (B) DP – “I’m trying to find out how banking works.” B – “OK, fire away.” DP – “So, if I want to borrow money you charge something like 5% interest?” B – “Yes.” DP – “ …and you lend me money that someone else […]

CAR STORY – Part 2

Putting our petrol heads on. I woke up the following morning – which was a great relief as I have been known to hum in my sleep. I telephoned the garage we use for repairs. My worst suspicions were confirmed. The cost to get the beast working again would be 3 or 4 times it’s […]

Catapultam habeo. Nisi pecuniam omnem mihi dabis, ad caput tuum saxum immane mittam.

. So far as I can gather the monetary system is nothing more than a house of cards……… or rather the way people have been playing with money. . . Pyramid selling is actually illegal [over here anyway] and yet most financial ‘deals’ are based on continual expansion which is very close to this and […]