Video – Mark Boyle The Moneyless ManAuthor: paul david beard - Date: 21/04/2011 - Filed Under: Off Grid
The Irish born founder of The Freeconomy Community is a quite the fascinating character. His background and education was rooted in economics yet as fate would have it he subsequently went on to work in the organic food industry for a few years – “saving him from the world of high finance” as he says.
Yet perhaps most interesting of all is his pseudonym: The Moneyless Man. A title earnt by Mark Boyle, from Bristol, as he has lived for more than 18 months without the benefits brought by money. He stopped using money in November 2008. In that time he embarked on an adventure which he says was “to be the change he wanted to see in the world” that living without money is not only possible within today’s society but that whilst doing so a whole new perspective on life will emerge.
In the video below Mark Boyle explains more about his adventure, philosophies and experiences: