Bitcoin Investing

Bitcoin Options: Where to Trade Them

Bitcoin Options: Where to Trade Them

Bitcoin options are financial derivatives that enable traders to bet on where the price of bitcoin will trade in the future. Specifically, bitcoin options provide the holder with the right, but not the obligation, to buy or sell an asset at a specific price on a pre-defined date in the […]

Bitcoin Trading: What Is a Trailing Stop and How Does It Work?

Bitcoin Trading: What Is a Trailing Stop and How Does It Work?

Perhaps it’s already happened to you. Your big winning bitcoin or altcoin trade suddenly reversed lower overnight, decimating thousands of dollars in open profits. Profits that could have – and should have -been yours to enjoy. If this describes your bitcoin trading history, it’s high time you learned how to […]

Crypto Market Manipulation: How It Works and How to Protect Yourself

Crypto Market Manipulation: How It Works and How to Protect Yourself

Do you sometimes feel that the digital currency markets are manipulated? Do you find some of the Bart Simpson pattern-generating price-swings odd? A simple Google search will reveal that you are not alone with your suspicions. Scores of “experts” and YouTube talking heads agree that price manipulation is rampant, and […]

A Look at Initial Exchange Offerings (IEOs), by Return on Investment

A Look at Initial Exchange Offerings (IEOs), by Return on Investment

Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) revolutionized the crowdfunding concept in a multitude of ways by enabling access to retail and institutional investors from across the world. Crypto spring in 2017 can largely be credited to the ICO boom. In 2017, ICOs saw unprecedented returns to investors both institutional and retail. Albeit […]

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 […]

Set Up and Update the Ledger Nano S and X Hard Wallet, Step by Step

Set Up and Update the Ledger Nano S and X Hard Wallet, Step by Step

Being Ledger Nano S’s direct successor, the Nano X hardware wallet is obviously the superior product at this point. What improvements does it offer over its proven and immensely popular predecessor? While Nano S only works with a USB cable and a desktop/laptop computer, thanks to its Bluetooth connectivity, Nano […]

How to Buy and Sell on Bittrex, Step by Step

How to Buy and Sell on Bittrex, Step by Step

US-based Bittrex was founded in 2014 and is one of the older and better-known digital currency exchanges. According to CoinMarketCap, you can buy and sell 347 different currency pairs on Bittrex. Base currencies for trading on Bittrex include bitcoin, Ethereum, and Tether. You can even buy bitcoin and 21 altcoins […]

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Bitcoin Trading Styles: Swing vs. Trend, Explained

Are you confused regarding what kind of bitcoin system to trade? Why not check out the time-tested bitcoin trading styles of swing trading and trend following. What Is Bitcoin Swing Trading? Here’s Investopedia’s definition of swing trading: Swing trading is a style of trading that attempts to capture gains in a […]