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New Economy Working Group

Meeting place of thinkers and activists interesting in taking actions that move us toward a transformation of the economy.

Move Your Money

People everywhere are moving their money to small, community-minded institutions and spreading the word around the web.

31 Ways to Jumpstart the Local Economy by Sarah Van Gelder

AT HOME Rent out a room in your home, or swap space for gardening, child or elder care, or carpentry. Buy less so you can buy higher quality. Buy from companies that “internalize” costs by passing along to you the cost of living wages, low carbon footprints, or organic production. Take your money out of […]