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Press Release: Organized Barter Systems Growing to Alleviate Financial Stress

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Portsmouth, VA – The current global recession has placed enormous financial pressure on every business sector, every level of government and virtually every individual on the planet. The prolonged economic downturn has tested peoples’ confidence in once-respected financial institutions and government-managed monetary systems. The recent proliferation of barter exchanges, community currency systems, online barter sites, government sponsored trade systems and …

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IRTA Issues New Advisory Memo on Exchange Deficits

IRTA IRTA News

On March 28th, 2012 The IRTA Global Board of Directors approved a new comprehensive advisory memo titled “Guidelines & Recommendations for Barter Exchange Deficits.” The advisory memo explains how properly managed exchange deficits that fall within IRTA recommended guidelines can increase trade volume by “providing the right level of money supply sufficient to allow members to buy and sell freely …