Where to Keep Your Money

In my ideal America, I would have preferred a barter economy to a money economy.
— Thomas Jefferson, as portrayed by Clay S. Jenkinson

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"In your time, you have the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation. When you put money in a bank, it's protected by the government of the United States. When I put money in a bank, that bank could disappear overnight and I could sue it in civil court to get my money back but I might never receive a penny of it."

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