Greeks struggled to adjust to shuttered banks, closed cash machines and a climate of rumours and conspiracy theories on Monday as a breakdown in talks between Athens and its creditors plunged the country deep into crisis.
Crude oil prices get hit hard after Greece fails to reach a deal with creditors and the country called for a referendum. It seems that Greek Prime minister Alexi Tsipras did not have the courage to make a deal and instead opted for turmoil.
Mainstream economic thinking may hold that Greece should stay in the euro zone, but there are those who argue that abandoning the single currency will give the cash-strapped and debt-laden country just the boost it needs.
Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras went on the offensive against the country's creditors on Friday, saying European principles were not based on "blackmail" and that his government would fight for mutual respect instead.
Everybody's working on the weekend, everybody in finance, maybe Greece goes off the deep end. Will the EU give Greece a second chance? They are far apart, they better start from the start. If Greece wants in the show. They better let it go!