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How to Trade Bitcoin During the Coronavirus Pandemic

The current coronavirus pandemic is the worst financial calamities of our time. It is incomparable to the dot com bubble, the previous crisis, and other recessions of the past. At the same time, the pandemic has levelled the playing field for so many people, who have been forced to work from home. As we have …

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Venmo: PayPal’s Mobile Payment Platform

Venmo is a US mobile payment and digital wallet service. Venmo customers can pay for goods and services, transfer funds to others and buy cryptocurrency using a mobile phone app. Venmo was founded in 2009 as a mobile solution for friends to spit bills. Quick Venmo Facts Venmo owner is PayPal Venmo has over 52 …

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How African NGOs Can Accept Bitcoin Donations in 2021

One of the secrets of a successful organization is its ability to change with the times. NGOs are no exception. African NGOs need substantial funds to accomplish their goals. As such, it is important to diversify their donation their sources of funds. Cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoins are the next frontier for non-profit fundraising. This article …

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How Will Quantitative Easing Affect Bitcoin Prices?

In 2008, a financial crisis started in the housing market. The crisis happened because banks extended subprime mortgage loans to individuals who couldn’t pay. As was expected, the bubble that was created in the housing industry popped leading to the biggest financial crisis of our time. In response to the crisis, the government passed a …

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Bitcoin Hardware Wallets for Beginners

If you want to buy or sell cryptocurrencies, you need a cryptocurrency wallet. You can use mobile, web, desktop or hardware wallet. Many special hardware wallets are available for you to store Bitcoins. Popular hardware wallets are Ledger and Trezor. These are pretty easy to use and allow you to keep your bitcoins safe from …

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How to Buy and Sell Bitcoin in Zimbabwe in 2021

Over the past decade, Zimbabwe has experienced a prolonged period of financial crisis. The situation is yet to improve. Subsequently, Zimbabweans are looking of reliable alternatives. While mobile money has turned out to be one of the viable solutions, the premiums are currently as high as 40%. These hitches justify the increased adoption of bitcoin …

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Bitcoin, Financial independence

LeanFIRE vs FatFIRE

Ok, so FIRE is Financially Independent Retire Early. You can retire early in different ways. If you know how to live off of $500 per month you can easily achieve LeanFIRE. When thinking about FIRE it’s good to realize what the goal is. In my view this means to never have to work for someone …

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Permanent Portfolio

A permanent Portfolio is a portfolio strategy I came across through The Voluntary Life, one of my favorite podcasts. The core tenet is that you put your wealth in diversified asset classes. The Permanent Portfolio strategy was conceived by Harry Browne, who wanted a strategy that works regardless of which specific economic cycle we’re in: …

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Recommended podcasts

We don’t do any podcast ourselves (yet), but we have some podcasts we can warmly recommend: Stephanlivera.com — especially the episode with Jack Dorsey, CEO of Twitter and Square Whatbitcoindid.com — Peter started off as a shitcoin trader, is a great interviewer and through his journey became a Bitcoin maximalist. Thevoluntarylife.com — Jake built his …

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How to FIRE with Satoshis?

FIRE is Financially Independent Retire Early. Many people want this, not many people understand yet how. We’ve noticed an absence of awareness of the opportunities of Bitcoin in the FIRE community. And and absence of awareness of FIRE in the Bitcoin community. A Satoshi is 100 millionth of a Bitcoin. We believe that saving up …

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Blockchain is bullshit

Blockchain is bullshit. If you weren’t aware yet, a blockchain is simply a decentralized database. Not even that decentralized. You read that correctly, a blockchain is a database. The only way it makes sense is in the context of Bitcoin. Yet many people are selling the snake oil. Here’s some bullshit that I had written …

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