The Templar Knight

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Templars – moneylenders, but wasn’t that a sin?

Looking at how the Knights Templar developed an early banking system where money could be deposited

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Doubtful that the Knights Templar invented bank cheques after all

Contrary to what many think the Knights Templar did not invent the bank cheque – but they certainly popularised its use

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Why did King Philip of France crush the Templars?

King Philip of France, as depicted in Knightfall, crushed the Templars because he was short of money

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