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How to Use Bollinger Bands for Bitcoin Trading

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 […]

Bitcoin vs. S&P 500: How They Compare For 2018

Bitcoin vs. S&P 500: How They Compare For 2018

While the S&P 500 Index has enjoyed generous returns over the last several years, bitcoin’s astronomical price increases make those returns look far less impressive. The S&P 500, a benchmark group of stocks, has produced an average annualized total return of 9.8 percent since 1928, according to LPL Financial data […]

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

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 Buy Bitcoin with a Credit Card

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

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 […]

What is Bitcoin’s Price Correlation With Other Digital Currencies?

What is Bitcoin’s Price Correlation With Other Digital Currencies?

What is bitcoin’s price correlation with other digital currencies? By learning more about the price correlations between bitcoin and other top altcoins, you will be better prepared to incorporate these digital assets into a diversified portfolio. While some liken diversification to not putting all your eggs in one basket, there […]

How to Use Price Alerts for Bitcoin Investing

How to Use Price Alerts for Bitcoin Investing

There are many different ways to manage potential losses, but one of the best ways is through price alerts. You can receive these alerts, which notify you when bitcoin prices reach a certain level, through several mediums including email, SMS, and push notifications.  Some exchanges, including GDAX and Kraken, offer […]

Is Bitcoin a Better Safe Haven Investment Than Gold?

Is Bitcoin a Better Safe Haven Investment Than Gold?

In the aftermath of the global financial crisis in 2008, the allure of so-called “safe haven” assets grew tremendously.  Gold is widely considered to be the go-to safe haven asset in times of market turmoil and has become a very popular asset class over the years. However, recent history suggests […]

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 […]