We will save trillions of tax payer dollars if we the people, the common wealth and the issuance of our currency were done by government and for the people. Look into bonds, greenbacks, and all possible alternatives to get the economy functioning. In order for a free market to function we need the 6 pillars in place. So far, all have been destroyed by Wall Street and the ever present menace of conglomeration which crushes competition and puts small businesses out of business.
It will take a great deal of creativity and here I offer a proposal already being used and proven effective: Micro-banking. Small local banks and credit unions.