A description of how it is to co-own, use and manage a bank that hopefully is a pathway towards a new better economic system.
JAK is an interest free (according to definition of interest as "fee not justified be actual work effort"), members owned bank and movement who works for and with fair economy. We have operated an interest free savings and loan system since 1970 and we obtained bank license in 1997. We have over 38 000 members, who all have one vote each in the democratic process.
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One of the big and still unrealized potentials of Bitcoin is the possibility to build economics into protocols. By making use of this we can create economic incentives where none existed before, and enable as-of-yet non-existent markets in places few have looked.
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