"Integrity means having to say things that people don't want to hear & especially to say things that the regime doesn't want to hear.” -Ron Paul
“To avoid criticism say nothing, do nothing, be nothing.” ― Aristotle
You can get all kinds of unadvertised deals from small businesses by paying cash, particularly for larger purchases. The discounts are often larger than a credit card fee would account for. I once had a transmission fixed and the bill went from $1,000 down to $900 by paying cash. I figured they weren't paying the sales tax. Car dealers will often give you a pretty big discount for paying cash, also.
It does not require a majority to prevail,
but rather an irate, tireless minority keen
to set brush fires in peoples minds
Revolution is Action upon Revelation
Got crypto? 64% Bitcoin gain in the past 48 hours since 4/17/13. 26% in the last 6 hours alone.
I have a couple, three, four of guys I occasinally do a very little bit of small business with.... everything involved , is cash, trade , silver , checks ...
Credit card fees are already paid by the consumer. Now they just won't be paid by cash customers.
Truth forever on the scaffold, Wrong forever on the throne,--
Yet that scaffold sways the future, and, behind the dim unknown,
Standeth God within the shadow, keeping watch above his own.
Seen vs unseen. You are already paying for it. Just like you are already giving 12% of our paycheck to the feds for social security, even though 6% is paid by the employer.
Thus the banks have very low cash handling costs and almost never have to deal with bounced cheques or the like. Money moves precisely and immediately.
Stop the Looting and Start Prosecuting! Gold plated Tungsten IS Money!
We Must Dissent A colher não existe.
A government is just a body of people, notably, usually, ungoverned.
"You mean this entire war started because The Empire dressed as the enemy? That's exactly what happened in the last major war! Our government is so stupid!"
it doesn't really matter, nothing stopped merchants from hiding the passed on cost anyway.