North Korea Stealing Cryptocurrency, Funding $2 Billion Weapons Programs

Photo by Random Institute on Unsplash North Korea is generating billions of dollars in support of the illegal weapons programs and ballistic missile launches according to a confidential report from the United Nations. Experts providing the report suggest North Korea is using cyberspace, launching sophisticated attacks as a way to generate more funds. …

How to Find the Best Place to Buy Bitcoin

Anybody reading this realizing that Bitcoin is the future of money is probably trying to figure out the best place to buy Bitcoin. The fact the price of cryptocurrencies is trending upwards is probably increasing that sense of urgency. Have no fear. There are many options both new and seasoned …

From Booze to Bitcoin Mining – Why Violent Prohibition Is Always Harmful

Stories continue to emerge about newly discovered illegal mining operations being busted by state and corporate authorities. Just last week Iranian media reported the seizure of 177 Bitcoin mining units worth over $270,000 being smuggled via truck in the Arak region. On July 31, Russia’s Kraskom power company reported illegal …

How Governments Steal Your Money and Conceal It Through Inflation

Dozens of countries all over the world have used the same trick called redenomination to hide how they have stolen their own citizens’ money through inflation or hyperinflation. The next nation to try this economic sleight of hand is the government of the Islamic Republic of Iran. Also Read: Global …

Goldman-Backed Apple Card Restricts Cryptocurrency Purchases

Cryptocurrencies cannot be purchased with the new Apple credit card according to the American multinational technology company’s recently published customer agreement guidelines. The Apple card’s restrictions indicate that the company’s partner, Goldman Sachs, is leery toward cryptocurrencies and other “cash equivalents” like lottery tickets and casino chips. Also Read: Banks …

P2P Crypto Lending Is on the Rise

As peer-to-peer cash, it only seems logical that cryptocurrency should be deployed for P2P lending. While that application has taken time to materialize, bitcoin and other crypto assets are now increasingly fulfilling that purpose. Across the BTC, BCH and ETH networks, credit is being supplied to ordinary citizens while bypassing …

Top 5 Bitcoin IRA Companies

In 2014, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) officially declared that Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies would henceforth be treated as property for tax purposes. Therefore, cryptocurrency was now an eligible asset that could be held in IRA accounts. A Bitcoin IRA lets individuals invest in cryptocurrencies on a tax-deferred basis. Here are …

Banks Stopped Walmart Bank – Now the Retail Giant Hits Back With Crypto

On August 1, it was discovered that the giant retail corporation Walmart has patented plans for a stablecoin that’s backed by U.S. dollars. If released into the wild, the USD-based cryptocurrency would be issued to select Walmart retailers and partners while the patent’s description explains the coin could be used …

Top 10 Bitcoin Exchanges For 2019

For those looking to delve into the cryptocurrency market and purchase Bitcoin, Bitcoin exchanges are imperative. These exchanges usually offer different payment methods to purchase both Bitcoin, and other cryptocurrencies, Some companies provide additional services, rather than solely operating as an exchange. As with virtually everything in this life, there …

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