Distinguish between - Primary functions of money and Secondary functions of money.

Distinguish between -
Primary functions of money and Secondary functions of money.


Basis of difference
Primary functions of money
Secondary functions of money
1. Definition
Primary functions of money are those functions for which it was developed.
Secondary functions of money are those functions that money performs besides its primary functions.
2. Functions
Primary functions of money are medium of exchange and measure of value.
Secondary functions of money are the standard of deferred payment, store of value and transfer of value.
3. Solves problem of
These functions solve the problem of double coincidence of wants.
These functions solve the problem related to borrowing and lending.
4.  Leads to
It leads to increase in trade operations in the society.
It leads to an increase in credit creation and evolution of financial institutions.

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