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How Does the SEC’s ICO Ruling Affect Bitcoin?

How Does the SEC’s ICO Ruling Affect Bitcoin?

Following the July 2017 SEC ruling that tokens sold by distributed organization The DAO were indeed securities, many investors may be wondering how this decision could affect both bitcoin and the broader digital currency space. This ruling could have significant implications for anyone looking to hold a “token sale” or […]

How to Make Money by Lending Bitcoin

How to Make Money by Lending Bitcoin

Interested in a low-risk way to make money? By lending bitcoin to margin traders, you may be able to generate a steady stream of passive income. In exchange for the opportunity to trade using your funds, investors will pay you interest. To get started, you will need to familiarize yourself […]

Best of Bitcoin: Top 3 Charting Tools

Best of Bitcoin: Top 3 Charting Tools

If you want to be hands-on with your bitcoin investment and trade in and out of the digital currency to generate a profit, you will need the best bitcoin charting tools. In this article, you will be introduced to the three leading charting platforms you can use to make better […]

Investment Ideas: 3 Industries That Bitcoin is Disrupting

Investment Ideas: 3 Industries That Bitcoin is Disrupting

The digital currency bitcoin has taken the world by storm. More and more individuals are buying bitcoin as an investment. However, bitcoin is more than just an investment opportunity. As a global decentralized peer-to-peer payment network, bitcoin is disrupting several major industries including banking, international remittances, and online gambling. This, […]

5 Rules for New Bitcoin Traders and Investors

5 Rules for New Bitcoin Traders and Investors

In the YouTube video, “5 Cryptocurrency Lessons for New Traders & Investors,” altcoin entrepreneur and evangelist Chris Dunn outlines his five lessons for new traders. Arguing that the altcoin market is currently the most welcoming for new investors, Dunn offers advice on avoiding hype and temptation in order to maximize […]

Bitcoin vs. Gold: Which is the Better Investment for You?

Bitcoin vs. Gold: Which is the Better Investment for You?

Some have described bitcoin as “digital gold,” noting the similarities of the digital currency and the precious metal. Their similarities include: Scarcity One major similarity is that bitcoin and gold are both scarce resources. However, bitcoin’s supply is known. Thus far, 16.5 million bitcoin have been mined, and only 21 […]

Dollar Cost Averaging: The Smart Way to Invest in Bitcoin

Dollar Cost Averaging: The Smart Way to Invest in Bitcoin

We’ve all heard the saying “Buy low, sell high.” While this certainly sounds appealing, pulling it off can be easier said than done. To overcome this challenge, you could rely on the latest news, government data, or even sophisticated technical indicators to buy and sell at the right time…or not. […]

Will Bitcoin Increase in Value? 5 Trends to Watch for 2017

Will Bitcoin Increase in Value? 5 Trends to Watch for 2017

Bitcoin witnessed a tremendous price rally in the first half of 2017. The price of the digital currency increased from $1,000 on January 1st to inch close to the $3,000 mark on June 12th. Will the digital currency continue this rally? Since bitcoin has already gained so much in value […]

What is Bitcoin Arbitrage?

What is Bitcoin Arbitrage?

Financial investing comes with a wide range of strategies you can employ to generate a profit. That is also the case with trading bitcoin. In this article, we discuss bitcoin arbitrage and whether or not this strategy is a smart way to invest in bitcoin. What is Arbitrage?  In financial […]

Bitcoin Regulation by State (Updated 2018)

Bitcoin Regulation by State (Updated 2018)

Since the last time we updated this guide on bitcoin and altcoin legality by state, many of the states have moved to define their stance on altcoins. While some are legitimately concerned about money laundering and crime reduction, the vast majority of the states are seeking to define how they […]