Originally Posted by ElPasoGlock
You can't eat gold or silver and if there was no more economy I certainly wouldn't accept it as payment. The new currency of a devastated economy will be ammunition, food, water, weapons, antibiotics, or barter skills like blacksmithing, dentistry, medicine, etc.
There will be folks that have over stocked with the purpose of starting a barter economy,if one has no need of manual skills offered how will the market work,PMs.Would I trade a gold coin for a loaf of bread,no I wouldn't,I'd be far more willing ta part with a silver dime.'08.