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Lecture on complementary currencies

In April 2012 an article on the system of Lets was published on our site: an alternative barter system which has its roots in Canada during the 1960s.

The Brussels Hoard finally investigated!

During the demolition of the inn A l’Assaut in the rue d’Assaut in 1908, some workers discovered a chest full of silver coins, dating from the 13th century.

A tasty currency: cocoa

Belgium is famous for its chocolate, a speciality that tourists never fail to enjoy when they visit Brussels. But what is the story behind such a strong link between Belgium and chocolate?