Barter Bing gives members an opportunity to buy goods and services with or without cash. The company is an exchange that has incorporated an online barter system. It brings its users new business and allows them to purchase what they need, when they need it, for the same price that they would pay for a cash transaction. Barter Bing uses trade dollars as a medium of exchange, which allows Barter Bing members to trade directly or indirectly with other Barter Bing members. The company s primary purpose is to help locally-owned small businesses grow. Live brokers are used to assist in transactions on the company s Web site, BarterBing.com.