Open season for swaps!
Here are the groups for the contest tomorrow. O no! Cruel fate! Did you get the wrong group? Read on.More... →
By 4:30 pm today Ben Mazzotta will send the cashless/cardless assignments.
Those who have signed up are welcome to trade.
Those who have not signed up have till noon (12:00 pm Friday) tomorrow but you will not be able to trade.
At 4:00 pm the contest goes live! You will all know if you are [...]More... →
Sign up by March 28 at 11:59pm!
All students – we love your enthusiasm and restraint. You are signing up in droves for financial lent (no I am not Catholic and don’t observe lent but adhere to little sacrifices now and then, a virtue regardless of your faith) and we applaud you. John [...]More... →
Slate Magazine has a series on the cashless society. The meme is alive and well, although the whole concept seems to be a novelty in the public mind.
Seth Stevenson just closed his serial first-person account of the cashless life today at ten o-clock. He points out all [...]More... →
22 students have signed up so far…. Deadline to join is March 28.More... →
Registration for the smackdown is now closed. open! Thank you to our participants!More... →
Students in Kim Wilson’s class (and anyone else) are invited to join in a week-long payments experiment. Students will be assigned to one of two groups, each of which fasts from a type of payments for seven days. The no-ink group will give up cash, checks and money orders for a week. The no-electrons group [...]More... →