Posted for Friday Fun – plastic
If I can save trees and destress….
Yes, plastic money saves trees and has been a revolution in trading!
Most historians trace the modern credit card to the founding of Diners Club in 1950, the first charge card that could be used to make purchases at multiple retailers. Diners Club was a new twist on an ancient practice.
The concept of using a card for purchases was described in 1887 by Edward Bellamy in his utopian novel Looking Backward. Bellamy used the term credit card eleven times in this novel, although this referred to a card for spending a citizen’s dividend from the government, rather than borrowing…
Shopping is a great stress buster! It’s okay to splurge once in a while…
Have a great day!