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Best Bitcoin Wallets 2017

Best Bitcoin Wallets 2017

Bitcoin wallets come in all shapes and sizes. That can make it difficult for beginners to choose the right wallet. We’ve rated and reviewed the best bitcoin wallets in different categories in this brief guide. (For an introduction to bitcoin wallets, see our Bitcoin Wallets for Beginners.) Most User-Friendly Wallet […]

Beginner’s Guide to Bitcoin Wallets

Beginner’s Guide to Bitcoin Wallets

To store your bitcoin, you need a bitcoin wallet. Your wallet effectively acts as your bitcoin bank account. You use it to send, receive, and store the digital currency. In this beginner’s guide, you will be introduced to the different types of bitcoin wallets so that you can choose which […]

How to Read Bitcoin Prices

How to Read Bitcoin Prices

In the YouTube video, “Crypto Investing #39 – How to Read Cryptocurrency Prices with 8 Decimal Places,” Tai Zen, CEO and senior technical analyst for Cryptocurrency Market, discusses why altcoin exchanges use prices with eight decimal places. The “Satoshi” When you first look at an altcoin exchange, you will notice […]

What is the Blockchain?

What is the Blockchain?

When you first heard about the digital currency bitcoin, you probably also heard of its underlying technology called the blockchain. If you struggled to fully understand the blockchain, there is no need to despair. In this brief guide, you will learn about what the blockchain is and how it enables […]

The Importance of Liquidity and Volume in Trading Bitcoin

The Importance of Liquidity and Volume in Trading Bitcoin

In the YouTube video, “Crypto Investing #2 – How to Use Volume & Liquidity When Trading Cryptocurrencies,” Tai Zen, CEO and senior technical analyst for Cryptocurrency Market, points out the importance of volume and liquidity in altcoin trading. What is Liquidity? In financial markets, liquidity is the ease with which an […]

How to Invest in a Bitcoin ETF

How to Invest in a Bitcoin ETF

While buying bitcoin has become as easy as the click of a button, some investors still prefer to stick to traditional investment vehicles to gain investment exposure to the digital currency. Currently, the only publicly traded ETFs (exchange-traded funds) that you can buy to invest in bitcoin are ARK Invest’s […]

The Beginner’s Guide to Bitcoin Investment Funds

The Beginner’s Guide to Bitcoin Investment Funds

Demand for investment vehicles that give investors exposure to bitcoin has been on the increase as investors have started to wake up to the digital currency’s potential for high returns. (If you invested $5 in bitcoin when it launched, it would be worth $4.4 million today.) Currently, there are only […]

Investing in Royal Mint Gold (RMG)

Investing in Royal Mint Gold (RMG)

The Royal Mint, an organization that has been minting coins for more than 1,000 years, is getting ready to release a new gold-based digital currency called Royal Mint Gold (RMG). The currency, which will be backed by $1 billion worth of the precious metal, is designed to give investors a […]

The Beginner’s Guide to Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs)

The Beginner’s Guide to Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs)

Initial coin offerings (ICOs) are a new form of funding for blockchain startups that has raised eyebrows this year when several startups were able to raise millions within hours by issuing their own digital tokens to investors.   What Are Initial Coin Offering (ICOs)?  An initial coin offering (ICO), also […]

What Kind of Asset is Bitcoin?

What Kind of Asset is Bitcoin?

Where does bitcoin fall in the spectrum of assets? The subject has been a topic of hot debate; thus far, government agencies have provided little clarity on the matter. The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission has classified the digital currency as a commodity, while the German Finance Ministry has ruled […]