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ICO Tokens 101: Understanding Token Types
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ICO Tokens 101: Understanding Token Types

Bitcoin was created as a digital peer-to-peer payment system that enables users to store, send, and receive money without the need of a financial intermediary such as a bank. Early altcoins that followed bitcoin, such as litecoin, for example, effectively all had the same function. Hence, the term “cryptocurrencies” was […]

Best Bitcoin Calculators for Investors
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Best Bitcoin Calculators for Investors

Whether you want to analyze historic bitcoin returns, calculate potential bitcoin mining profitability, or simply find out how much bitcoin you can buy for $10,000, there are free-to-use online calculators that cover all these functions. Here are the best. Best Bitcoin Currency Conversion Calculator Probably the most important bitcoin calculator […]

How to Use Swing Trading for Bitcoin
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How to Use Swing Trading for Bitcoin

Are you on the lookout for a trading strategy you can use to benefit from bitcoin’s short-term price movements? If so, you might consider a technique called swing trading. Swing Trading Basics This approach, which involves holding positions for as little as overnight and for as long as several weeks, […]

How to Use Bollinger Bands for Bitcoin Trading
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How to Use Bollinger Bands for Bitcoin Trading

Interested in using a technical indicator that could help you produce strong returns? Bollinger Bands may be just what you need. John Bollinger, who created this indicator, has emphasized how useful Bollinger Bands can be for bitcoin trading. As he wrote in his newsletter: “Bitcoin is a terrific vehicle for […]

Best of Bitcoin: Top 3 Bitcoin Investment Apps
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Best of Bitcoin: Top 3 Bitcoin Investment Apps

When managing your bitcoin investment, there are several apps you can use to make your life easier. In this brief guide, you will discover the three best bitcoin investment apps for your smartphone. Coinbase Coinbase is one of the most popular bitcoin exchanges and wallet providers in the market. The […]

Bitcoin vs. Bitcoin Cash: What’s the Difference?
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Bitcoin vs. Bitcoin Cash: What’s the Difference?

In August 2017, the bitcoin blockchain split into two blockchains to create a new digital currency called “bitcoin cash.” The reason behind this was the ongoing discussion in the bitcoin community on how to best address bitcoin’s scalability challenges. In this article, you will learn about the difference between bitcoin […]

How to Trade Bitcoin Options in the United States
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How to Trade Bitcoin Options in the United States

Interested in trading bitcoin options through regulated marketplaces? You may soon be able to do so, after a decision the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) made in July 2017. The government agency cleared the way for digital currency trading platform operator LedgerX to become the first federally regulated U.S. […]

How to Buy Bitcoin with a Credit Card
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How to Buy Bitcoin with a Credit Card

According to the Cambridge Center for Alternative Finance, there are three million altcoin users worldwide as of May 2017. “Cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin have been seen by some as merely a passing fad or insignificant, but that view is increasingly at odds with the data we are observing,” said Dr. […]

Trade Bitcoin vs. Buy and Hold? How to Decide
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Trade Bitcoin vs. Buy and Hold? How to Decide

In the YouTube video “Should You Trade Bitcoin or Just Buy & Hold,” altcoin entrepreneur and evangelist Chris Dunn answers the question of whether it is a better strategy to trade bitcoin or to ride out the epic valuation growth of the digital currency and hold your bitcoin. With speculation that […]

Bitcoin Regulations by Country (Updated 2017)
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Bitcoin Regulations by Country (Updated 2017)

Elliott Smith is a British citizen. Upon returning home from a vacation in Cuba, he learned that his Coinbase account was closed. Coinbase, an American company, was acting in accordance with U.S. Department of Treasury requirements regarding the use of American-hosted funds in a sanctioned country. Smith’s case represents the […]