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The first indentured servants arose centuries ago out of necessity and desperation on both sides of the Atlantic. An unskilled laborer from pre-industrial England might need to save up multiple years' worth of wages to book passage to America. On the other side of the ocean, plantation owners and wealthy merchants had a tough time massing the labor they needed to expand their isolated enterprises.
The solution was indentured servitude.
That was changed during Bush The Younger's reign. Back in 2005. ... Hmmm ALMOST as if the banks did the projections and knew that this would happen. Got that law change out of the way before the bottom fell out. Almost like someone saw it coming.... Nah. ...
originally posted by: hellobruce
originally posted by: keenasbro
Hmm! what do you think?
How about people pay what they owe? Or do not get into a debt you cannot pay. Or is that too simple!