Bitcoin

Ethereum Price Soars over $4,000 for the First Time

May 11, 2021
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Ether, the second biggest cryptocurrency out there, has grown over 2,000% over the past year. One Ether token was worth $186 back in May 5, 2020. A year later, on Sunday eve, the cryptocurrency hit $4,000 for the first time ever, a rise of over a staggering 2,100%. Even if Dogecoin is taking up all […]

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The First Man in Asia to Buy a Lamborghini Using Bitcoin

May 8, 2021
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A Thai national has made headlines after he reportedly bought a Lamborghini using the cryptocurrency Bitcoin. Jo Chirawat managed to drive home his brand new Lambo after placing a downpayment at a luxury car dealership Renazzo Motor Co. Ltd. In Bangkok, Thailand. Alongside the cash advance paid via Bitcoin, the remaining payment will also be […]

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Sotheby’s introduces Cryptocurrency Payment Option for Famous Banksy Painting

May 6, 2021
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This is the first time Sotheby’s will allow the winning bidder to have the option of paying for the hammer price of a Banksy artwork with cryptocurrency. Sotheby’s shall become the first major auction house to start accepting cryptocurrencies as a payment method for physical art pieces, following its previous sales with digital NFT art […]

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How to protect cryptocurrency mining from illegal attacks

April 26, 2021
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It all started when Bitcoin was introduced back in 2008 as the first-ever fully digital currency, which was completely decentralized and wasn’t administered by any government or banks. According to a white paper published by Satoshi Nakamoto, the maximum number of bitcoins was supposed to be limited to 21 million to avoid inflation.  This new […]

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Digital Disruption Gives Consumers More Financial Power

February 25, 2021
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Digital technology has unlocked many doors. From entertainment to education, the internet and everything it offers has changed the world around us. One sector that’s benefited from the digital tech revolution over the last 20+ years is finance. Corporate banks and financial institutions are the obvious benefactors, but the average consumer hasn’t been left in […]

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Tesla Buys $1.5B in Bitcoin, to Accept it as Payment Soon

February 11, 2021
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In a SEC filing on Monday, Tesla announced that it has bought some bitcoin cryptocurrency, worth $1.5 billion. In a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission, the electric vehicle maker said it bought the bitcoin for “more flexibility to further diversify and maximize returns on our cash.” The company also said that very soon […]

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A Brief Cryptocurrency History: How It Began

February 3, 2021
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Purchasing Bitcoin or other forms of cryptocurrency is one of the best ways to invest your money. But cryptocurrency wasn’t always such a popular investment strategy.  How did cryptocurrency begin? How did it get to where it’s at now? To many people, it seems like cryptocurrency came out of nowhere and took over the world. […]

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4 Reasons Why Investors Consider Investing in Crypto Wallet in 2021

December 19, 2020
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The bitcoin industry has turned itself into the star performer in 2020. Its value has multiplied four times and since the beginning of the year. There was a small drip in March 2020 the cryptocurrency then took a step forward, breaking its record of $20,000 per bitcoin in 2017 to $34,000 in Jan 2021.   The […]

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How to Secure Trading with Bitcoin

June 15, 2020
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Here we share our tips for safe handling of bitcoins. 1) Choose a credible trader Read about the trader before you deposit your money – you do not want your money with a trader like GBL exchange and Bitcoin signals.  See our list of traders that we consider to be safe. 2) Enable 2-step authentication […]

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Who Accepts Your Bitcoins?

April 2, 2020
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  All of this information was provided by Bitvavo, a trading platform. If you are anything like the majority of people on this globe currently- you’re starting to get very comfortable with online shopping. Some retail industries have reported gains of over 800% when it comes to the demand for online items. Specifically, those related […]

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How To File Cryptotaxes This Year

March 1, 2020
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The International Revenue Service set the US Tax Season 2020 in motion starting on Jan. 27, for individual tax returns. This new year also brings many culminating developments in cryptocurrency taxation with strengthened investigative efforts.  According to a Notice published by the IRS, the general principles of taxation will apply the same for virtual currency […]

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The Future of Bitcoin

December 22, 2019
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bWhen Bitcoin was first introduced to the world in 2009, nobody thought much of it. It is a virtual currency invented by someone called Satoshi Nakamoto; he/she was not a famous person and remains a mystery to date. However, crypto currency became a thing and people started to consider it as a feasible option for […]

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4 Tips on Cashing out Bitcoin Without Paying Huge Taxes

December 12, 2019
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If you sold bitcoins or used crypto to buy anything, you owe the IRS taxes. The U.S. government caught up with the times and decided bitcoin is property. That means any purchase you make with bitcoin has to be reported on your taxes. In fact, in almost every country now you are liable to pay taxes on profits acquired from cryptocurrency […]

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Cryptocurrency vs. Online Remittance Transfer Costs

November 11, 2019
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Online remittance costs Banks vs. online platforms Without a doubt, it’s much cheaper to use independent online platforms to send money internationally rather than your regular mainstream bank. Banks have already lost the battle for affordable international transfers. Such transfer costs on average $25 and can take 5 days to be delivered. Meanwhile, online platforms […]

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Learn How to Day Trade Cryptocurrency Using Achievable Goals

November 7, 2019
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If you set realistic goals for yourself when trading crypto, you can learn the process easier. Here is how to day trade cryptocurrency using goals. Have you ever wondered how to day trade cryptocurrency? Cryptocurrency has recently exploded in popularity, encouraging many people to start day trading it. Because the value of it is so […]

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What is Bitcoin Mining and is it Profitable in 2019?

September 9, 2019
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During 2017, cryptocurrencies, especially Bitcoin, reached the pinnacle of their popularity. All of a sudden, people who you would consider to be the least tech-savvy, started using terms like tokens, ICOs and blockchain on a daily basis. Moreover, Bitcoin became a household name and everyone wanted to get a piece of the action. However, a […]

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What is the future of Cryptocurrencies in India?

September 8, 2019
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Generally speaking, the future of Cryptocurrencies in India, as a whole, looks bleak. Soon, given the fact that the respected RBI served a ban on all cryptocurrencies, one may have to start identifying Bitcoin alternatives. There’s no rocket science theory in this. Owing to the fact that any virtual currency raises concerns about market integrity, […]

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6 Ways to Use Bitcoin 100% Anonymously

August 14, 2019
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A lot of people believe that bitcoin transactions are anonymous per se. However, that’s not entirely true. Even though they do provide users with more anonymity than most fiat transactions, they are still not completely anonymous. But they can be! There are several simple measures you can take to ensure that your privacy is guaranteed, […]

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A Short history of Bitcoin and cryptocurrency

May 24, 2019
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Cryptocurrencies are digital currencies that are used by private individuals or groups of people. Most cryptocurrencies aren’t regulated by the national governments therefore they are recognised as another form of currency. Bitcoin is one of the most popular cryptocurrencies and it is the first to be used globally. Bitcoin has existed since 2009 although it […]

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Everything I Need to Know About Passive Investment

March 12, 2019
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There are numerous ways to pile up your wealth. The availability of different investment strategies can propel you into achieving financial independence with you bond, stocks, mutual funds and real estate investments. They let you generate passive income with interest and dividends. In a broader perspective, when it comes to investing your money, there are […]

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Is It Still Possible to Make Money Through BitCoin in 2019?

February 26, 2019
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Have you ever wondered why so many people are jumping on the cryptocurrency bandwagon, and have you ever asked yourself if it’s possible to actually make money from it? Bitcoin’s value can be converted into cash, so it’s a viable asset. Aside from that, however, there are numerous other ways to profit. If you’re still […]

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5 developments we can expect in blockchain tech in the next few years

December 7, 2018
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A blockchain is an incredibly powerful shared global infrastructure, able to move value around and represent the ownership of property. It is named ‘blockchain’ because it comprises several transaction groups called ‘block’, with the ‘blockchain’ being the result of the linear sequence that these blocks form. All blocks are cryptographically linked to one another in […]

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Several Ways Cryptocurrencies Can Be Used Today

November 13, 2018
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Cryptocurrencies represent a paradigm shift in the financial sector, with many implications and big impacts probably yet to come or be discovered. Yet, besides their theoretical value, there are a number of scenarios in which cryptocurrencies can be useful to the average person already today: ensuring privacy/anonymity when using specific online services; maximally anonymizing purchases; […]

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Should My Business Accept Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency as Payment?

September 20, 2018
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Over the last year the value and interest in cryptocurrency like bitcoin has skyrocketed, and with that people have started asking more and more questions about the potential pros and cons of the potential global currency. Many of the people wondering about cryptocurrency are those in the world of business as they work to determine […]

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