The barter industry has much to thank Dennis Smith for in the year 2014. He took down Ormita, a house of cards which perpetrated gross crimes across the world, after years of research and investigation. I personally talked to Dennis, at length, during that particular time, and I find him to be lucid, even if […]
Barter Rewards signed its 1000th member this month. Barter Rewards, who this year opened 5 new branches in the Southern United states, and one in New Zealand, is in talks with Mexico, Canada and Europe for openings later this year. Congratulations to Barter Rewards.
Yesterday, Barter Business Unlimited of Bristol CT celebrated their 6th year in business. Congratulations to them!
Universal Currency Clearinghouse, Inc. (UC), the preferred inter-exchange currency of barter exchange owners, announced that UC posted a 63% increase over 2013’s trade volume for the first two quarters of 2014. Last year’s first six months of trade volume was 3,990,492 and 2014’s first six month’s of trade volume came-in at 6,541,990. UC is now […]
The IRTA Hall of Fame Committee announced today that Michael Mercier, founder and President of Metro Trading Association, has been selected to receive the 2014 Hall of Fame Award. This is the highest honor conferred by IRTA. He is a barter industry founder and past President of IRTA. The award will be presented at IRTA’s […]
California, and indeed many states, are reviewing their laws regarding money these days. Money has become somewhat ambiguous over the last fifty years, and that ambiguity is only increasing with Bitcoin and all of the other new money being created all over the world. I’ve reported in other articles about Auroracoin, Mazacoin, and other bitcoin […]