In Money We Trust
What is money, really? It’s food for thought as the $1.9 trillion from Washington’s most recent American Rescue Plan makes its way into the public. Money is a lease. A promise to be paid later. Dollars are pieces of paper… gold and silver are shiny rocks… Bitcoins are a series of digital code. But no matter the medium, there is one thing backing every piece of currency that’s ever changed hands: trust.