What Happens When Money Becomes Worthless (and What To Do)

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What Happens When Money Becomes Worthless (and What To Do)

What Happens When Money Becomes Worthless (and What To Do) - Paper money in itself is really a false system of security, if SHTF paper money could be useless in every day commodity or survival. So it would seem smart to have what is called sustainable goods, which could mean anything of value for barter, trade or alternative form of currency.

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If ever in a time we see a declining dollar and the rise of cost go up around the world; we often wonder what would happen if paper money became useless or unobtainable. Paper money in itself is really a false system of security, if SHTF paper money could be useless in every day commodity or survival. So it would seem smart to have what is called sustainable goods, which could mean anything of value for barter, trade or alternative form of currency.

Being able to be self sufficient is key to survival, but what if you need something you don’t have? What is going to be in short supply that will fetch a high rate of desirability in a barter system among the people? What seems as common goods today can be worth their weight in gold at any time in the future. These items for obvious reasons would be what people should be stocking up on in any event of uncertainty.

What Happens When Money Becomes Worthless (and What To Do)

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