Author: Frederick Reese

Top Tools for Bitcoin and Altcoin Investing

Top Tools for Bitcoin and Altcoin Investing

Here’s a look at some of the tools that are available for bitcoin and altcoin investors. We rated each one on a score of one to five, based on five factors — whether it serves its target user well, its effectiveness, ease-of-use, its price as compared to its value, and […]

How to Choose the Best Crypto Mining Pool: 7 Questions to Ask

How to Choose the Best Crypto Mining Pool: 7 Questions to Ask

Bitcoin’s rise to over $10,000 per coin has gotten some of the “get-rich-quick” schemers that were buzzing during bitcoin’s 2017 price spike buzzing again. With the coin peaking at nearly $14,000 recently, interest in altcoin mining has skyrocketed, with bitcoin’s mining difficulty reaching a record high on June 27th. Mining […]

How to Trade Bitcoin Cash Anonymously Using Local Bitcoin Cash

How to Trade Bitcoin Cash Anonymously Using Local Bitcoin Cash

Cryptocurrency was developed on the assumption of privacy. Satoshi Nakamoto’s whitepaper stressed the idea that bitcoin can both be transparent and private at the same time.  Nakamoto wrote: “The traditional banking model achieves a level of privacy by limiting access to information to the parties involved and the trusted third […]

The Difference Between BID, ASK, BUY, and OFFER in Bitcoin Trading

The Difference Between BID, ASK, BUY, and OFFER in Bitcoin Trading

In the YouTube video below, Tai Zen, CEO and senior technical analyst for Cryptocurrency Market, explains the differences between “ask”, “bid”, “offer”, and “buy” in bitcoin trading. ASK Price Definition: The lowest price a would-be seller will accept for a bitcoin. Here’s what you should know: Like most exchanges, the bitcoin […]

Top Blockchain Legal Firms

Top Blockchain Legal Firms

If you are considering doing business with blockchain technology, it is likely that you will need a lawyer. Since the technology is largely unregulated currently, if you start a new ICO, start an altcoin mutual fund, set up a major mining farm, or set up a new decentralized application, you […]

How to Buy Beam, Step by Step (with Pics)

How to Buy Beam, Step by Step (with Pics)

It’s a fascinating time right now in the world of cryptocurrency. At the time of the writing of this article, for example, bitcoin is still in the midst of its comeback tour, slowly reversing the effects of a fourteen-months long bear market. The upcoming halving of mining rewards and the […]

How to Buy and Mine Horizen, Step by Step (with Photos)

How to Buy and Mine Horizen, Step by Step (with Photos)

There seems to be a bit of buzz currently in the altcoin community about sidechain-as-a-service platform Horizen. With a seed funding round recently completed—with Horizen raising twice the amount sought at $4 million total with investments from Digital Currency Group and Liberty City Ventures—the altcoin is trading at the time […]

How to Buy Bitcoin Cash with Paypal, Step by Step (with Photos)

How to Buy Bitcoin Cash with Paypal, Step by Step (with Photos)

Following a bitter hard fork battle with Bitcoin SV, Bitcoin Cash is surging. While Bitcoin SV was delisted by Binance, Bitcoin Cash saw a price increase of about 15 percent. Bitcoin Cash is growing at a rate—as of the writing of this article—greater than bitcoin and Ethereum, making the once-troubled […]

Top Bitcoin and Crypto Lending Platforms, Rated and Reviewed

Top Bitcoin and Crypto Lending Platforms, Rated and Reviewed

Though economists report that the Great Recession is over, consumer lending has been slow to recover. According to data from the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, demand for consumer lending in the years following the Great Recession was higher in relation to lending demand at the beginning of the […]

Bitcoin Regulations by Country (Updated for 2019)

Bitcoin Regulations by Country (Updated for 2019)

One of the areas of most concern to ICO investors is the current regulatory environment. Here, the Bitcoin Market Journal team takes a look at the status of ICO regulation globally. (Be sure to bookmark this page, as our team of researchers regularly updates the status of ICO regulations!) Legality […]