Plastic not Paper

That using cash encourages people to save more than credit cards strikes me as largely generational.  There’s no inherent reason that a green piece of paper is less abstract as a representation of money than a white one.  Plus you’re less likely to make compulsive purchases if it requires the whole approval, signing process and the inanity of your spending will be recorded on your bank/credit statement.

Leave a Reply

You can use these HTML tags

<a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>