What is money? Historically money was created to represent a permanence of value. Whereas the value of labor or a commodity could be fleeting, money and therefore value could be retained for the future. It also provided a common currency for trade.
- To defend individual rights and freedoms.
- To promote the value of personal responsibility for actions.
- To reduce the burdens of government on people.
- To reinforce the individual's right to define their own life, liberty, and pursuit of happiness.