#8 Happiness that money can buy
Our friends at the Bristol Pound have a good way to describe their Pound: happy money. It sounds simple, but it backs up everything that we’ve discovered too. Using the Brixton Pound is an empowering experience, it makes you feel connected to the area where you probably spend the majority of your time and money, and it makes a financial transaction a social one too. “I always have a chat with people who come in and spend the Brixton Pound”, says one trader.
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