Community Currency

Money, just like any other invention, can be redesigned to better fit our needs. In this interview I speak with Stuart Valentine, an expert in sustainable finance and investing, and a board member of the Sustainable Living Coalition in Fairfield Iowa. Here we dive into the features of a “dual currency system,” which could reward local volunteerism, support unemployed or impoverished individuals, and keep local economies healthy. You can also read about it at iowasource.com/2021/07/01/rethinking-money