Time Is Money

How much is your time worth? If you are over the age of 21 in the United Kingdom in 2014, the government valued an hour at a minimum of £6.50. What does this amount of money feel like when it trickles into your bank account?

We usually quantify the passage of time with minutes and seconds, hours, days, years. This watch is programmed to show you exactly how much money you are earning, in real ‘time’. Depending on your wage, glancing at its face could be excruciating or gratifying; manipulating our relationship with the present and our own feeling of self worth.

Two editions exist, one for money earned, and another for mounting debt.

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