Why ask why? Why not just get down to timebanking?
“The most successful projects held steadfastly to some common core principles, henceforth known as the Core Values of Timebanking. They are not meant to be seen as rules to follow or break occasionally; they are more a set of best practices and natural laws of social interaction that have been shown to heal communities. Ignore them at your own peril.”
Stephanie Rearick is an activist with decades of experience in community organizing, complementary currency development and implementation, communications and marketing.