Have you ever had an item sitting in your home that’s just too good to discard, but you know you’ll never use it again? You can turn an old possession into something new by bartering. Bartering is the process of obtaining goods or services by direct exchangewithout the use of currency. In times of… Continue reading How to Barter for Goods & Services – Tips and Methods to Trade
Bartering is back. Well, of course the direct exchange of goods and services championed by Aristotle never went away, but in these straitened times, old practices are being reinvigorated using modern tools. As the main form of exchange, it’s a bit of a palaver. Imagine going to the market looking for a sack of grain,… Continue reading Exchanging goods and services without cash is becoming a way of life in parts of Greece. But does it work on a smaller scale?