People often get this impression and a lot of people in the western world have to life with this elemental aspect of the modern world. However, this is not a discussion about the reasonability of monetary payments. Moreover, it is a hint to a newsletter entry. A 64-years old German senior citizen tried to recycle approx. 30.000 D-Mark by washing the money down the sink. He did not know that almost all larger bank houses would change the foreign currency to the current currency. The man also retrieves income support, because he was not able to pay with its old savings. Finally, the money was retrieved and everything ends happily.
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