The very concept of moneylending has a rich and deep history. Money itself began as a system of promises overseen by third parties, such as priests. That history is so deep, it’s probably in places you wouldn’t expect. For example, the Bible explicitly uses words like “money” and “lend” in the Old Testament. Usury is
The fourth of July is a special holiday for many Americans. Not only we do we have the financial freedom of buying too much BBQ for our friends and family, but we also have the financial luxury of blowing things up real good. Statistically speaking, these are the most common purchases on 4th of July: