Should You Join the Crypto Craze?

BY BRIT MORSE, ASSISTANT EDITOR, INC. In February, Tesla announced in an SEC filing that it bought $1.5 billion in bitcoin. The company said while its goal is to accept payments in bitcoin, it also bought the block chain-based currency for “more flexibility to further diversify and maximize returns on our cash that is not required to maintain adequate operating liquidity.” Bitcoin boomed inContinue reading “Should You Join the Crypto Craze?”

What is Cryptocurrency? Cryptocurrency Security: 4 Tips to Safely Invest in Cryptocurrency

By Kaspersky Technology has changed the way people work, communicate, shop and even pay for goods. Companies and consumers don’t always prefer cash anymore, and this behavior is giving way to contactless payments like Apple Pay. With the quick wave of a smartphone, consumers can pay for items at digital registers. Now, a new paymentContinue reading “What is Cryptocurrency? Cryptocurrency Security: 4 Tips to Safely Invest in Cryptocurrency”

How To Approach Cryptocurrency Investing

ByJP_Buntinx Exploring cryptocurrencies can give way to exciting market opportunities and profit-making. Navigating this ever-growing landscape is something novices tend to take lightly, however. While some crypto-assets will perform very well in the long run, not everything is worth investing in.  A Slow And Steady Evolution The cryptocurrency industry is now over ten years oldContinue reading “How To Approach Cryptocurrency Investing”

These are the countries where cryptocurrency use is most common

By Katharina Buchholz Reliance on remittances and the prevalence of peer-to-peer phone payments have led to a steep rise of cryptocurrency use in Africa’s largest economy. Out of 74 countries in the Statista Global Consumer Survey, Nigerians were the most likely to say they used or owned cryptocurrency. Almost a third of Nigerians said this applied to them.Continue reading “These are the countries where cryptocurrency use is most common”

How to Make Money with Cryptocurrency

Posted by Frank Gogol So you’re interested in getting into crypto and want to turn Bitcoin into cash. You’ve heard all of the success stories – people making millions of dollars by getting in early and selling when the prices are high. Or perhaps you have friends who make a steady income by mining cryptocurrency. EveryoneContinue reading “How to Make Money with Cryptocurrency”

Do you owe taxes on your bitcoin? The answer depends on when you bought and sold

Nick Vega is a money reporter at CNBC Make It. He previously covered the tech industry at the New York Post and Business Insider. Nick has a bachelor’s degree from Binghamton University and grew up in New York, N.Y. You can follow him on Twitter at @atNickVega. After a relatively quiet few years following a short-lived surge inContinue reading “Do you owe taxes on your bitcoin? The answer depends on when you bought and sold”