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(Did you know?) England used pieces of wood (tally sticks) as currency, up to as late as 1826! If that is ok, surely Cryptocurrency is ok as well!

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Reference: [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tally_stick](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tally_stick)

The split tally of the Exchequer remained in continuous use in England until 1826.

For those who scoff on crypto, surely cryptocurrency is better than a piece of wood!



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  1. In fact the phrase “short end of the stick” comes from this history:

    “The person with the short end of the stick was in a bad spot because they were in debt to the person holding the longer side.”

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