Greed, Globalization and the #BuyLocal revolution

Posted on January 20, 2021 | By Dawn Chafe | 0 Comments

A financial advisor I know has a favorite saying: do you want to look rich, or do you want to be rich? He says it to motivate clients to save more and spend less; unfortunately, too many people are spending less without saving more and unintentionally squeezing vulnerable populations in the process.

Nerd that I am, I’m going to paraphrase a young Obi Wan Kenobi: we, all of us, form a symbiote circle. What happens to one of us affects us all. Some people call it karma; physicists call it string theory. Bottom line: 2020 saw us paying the price for centuries chasing lowest-cost production.

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