Money. We all need it. We all use it. But have you ever really thought about what money is?
At its heart, money is an idea. One that represents value. Your fifty dollar plastic note has no intrinsic value. It’s just a piece of plastic. A number showing on your bank statement is just a number. In of itself it’s not real.
So how does money really work and what’s the future of money in the digital world?
I think you’ll find this TED talk by Neha Narula very interesting. Watch it here.