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  • Ashton Kutcher
    Cryptocurrencies

    Ashton Kutcher Was Hyping Bitcoin Way Back in 2013

    Ashton Kutcher’s Bitcoin investment started around 2013, when he hyped both the cryptocurrency and the decentralized technology behind it.
    By Dan Clarendon
  • Peter Schiff
    Cryptocurrencies

    Peter Schiff and His Teen Son Have Very Different Views on Bitcoin

    Peter Schiff’s observation about Dogecoin and Btcoin got a sharp rebuke from one Spencer Schiff. Read more about the investor’s debate with his son.
    By Dan Clarendon
  • Satoshi Nakamoto statue
    Cryptocurrencies

    Who Created Bitcoin? The Satoshi Nakamoto Mystery Lives On

    Is Satoshi Nakamoto alive? The pseudonymous developer of Bitcoin still hasn’t been identified 13 years after he rose to prominence.
    By Dan Clarendon
  • Nick Szabo and a Bitcoin sign
    Net Worth

    Who Is Nick Szabo and What's His Net Worth?

    Nick Szabo, one of the people rumored to be Bitcoin creator Satoshi Nakamoto, has an estimated net worth of about $2 million. He pioneered "smart contracts."
    By Kathryn Underwood
  • Selective Focus Photo of Silver and Gold Bitcoins
    Cryptocurrency & Blockchain

    What Did Elon Musk Say About Nick Szabo and Bitcoin?

    Nick Szabo is a crypto pioneer who many people think is the real person behind the mystery Bitcoin creator Satoshi Nakamoto. Elon Musk seems to agree.
    By Ruchi Gupta
  • Australian pub payment system featuring bitcoin payment option
    Cryptocurrency Regulations

    Australian Cryptocurrency Taxes: Rates and Exceptions, Explained

    Cryptocurrency adoption in Australia is going strong. Do people have to pay cryptocurrency taxes in Australia? If so, are there any exceptions?
    By Rachel Curry
  • Jack Dorsey
    Cryptocurrency & Blockchain

    Jack Dorsey Shifts His Focus to Square, Crypto Offerings Will Benefit

    Jack Dorsey is leaving his role as the CEO of Twitter. Now, with just one CEO name under his belt, Square's crypto offerings could get an upgrade.
    By Rachel Curry
  • Bitcoin sign in El Salvador
    Cryptocurrency & Blockchain

    Bitcoin Bonds and How El Salvador Is Building Bitcoin City

    El Salvador is building Bitcoin City with Bitcoin bonds. Here's the rundown of this financial product and how it will help build the city.
    By Rachel Curry
  • Bitcoin logo sign
    Cryptocurrency & Blockchain

    Crypto Is Tanking Right Now—Here Are the Main Reasons Why

    Crypto is coming off of all-time highs, but the digital asset market is tanking. How should investors react?
    By Rachel Curry
  • Bitcoin logo sign outside of store
    Cryptocurrency & Blockchain

    Can You Be Paid in Bitcoin? Politicians Get Bitcoin Paychecks

    Politicians are seeking Bitcoin paychecks. Can people really get paid in Bitcoin? Here's everything you need to know.
    By Rachel Curry
  • Cynthia Lummis, U.S. Senator (R-Wyo.)
    Cryptocurrency & Blockchain

    Many U.S. Politicians Are Anti-Crypto, But Not These U.S. Senators

    Not all U.S. politicians love cryptocurrency, but some senators are on the front lines for blockchain and crypto development.
    By Rachel Curry
  • Bitcoin in front of investment computer screen
    Cryptocurrency & Blockchain

    What's the Bitcoin ETF Approval Timeline? Delay, Explained

    Bitcoin ETFs have been trying to get through SEC gates for years. What does the timeline for approval look like? Here's what investors can expect.
    By Rachel Curry
  • Chinese President Xi Jinping
    Cryptocurrency & Blockchain

    China Bans All Forms of Cryptocurrency, Global DeFi Responds

    In a sweeping move, China has banned all cryptocurrency trading and mining. Outlawing crypto is the next step in an increasingly strict economy.
    By Rachel Curry
  • Person walking in front of Justin Trudeau campaign bus
    News

    Is Justin Trudeau Leaning Towards Crypto-Friendly Policy?

    Canada's general election is upon us. What are the cryptocurrency views of the country's current prime minister, Justin Trudeau?
    By Rachel Curry
  • Image of Bitcoin coin over MoneyLion logo
    News

    MoneyLion Opens Up Crypto Investing as SPAC Deal Moves Forward

    Finance app MoneyLion isn't staying stagnant. Amid its planned SPAC deal, it's offering crypto investing for users. Here's what to expect from MoneyLion.
    By Rachel Curry
  • Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy
    Cryptocurrency & Blockchain

    Ukraine's New Bitcoin Law—Legalization Process, Explained

    Following El Salvador's legalization of Bitcoin as official currency, Ukraine is following suit—sort of. Here's what we know about the new Bitcoin law.
    By Rachel Curry
  • Spanish bitcoin machine
    Cryptocurrency & Blockchain

    El Salvador Makes Bitcoin a Legal Tender—Here's How That Works

    The President of El Salvador has made Bitcoin a legal tender, which is a first for sovereign nations. What does that mean in action?
    By Rachel Curry
  • Elon Musk (left) and Jack Dorsey (right)
    Cryptocurrency & Blockchain

    Jack Dorsey and Elon Musk Agree to Chat About Bitcoin

    Twitter head Jack Dorsey and Tesla CEO Elon Musk bantered about Bitcoin. They promised to talk about it at the next event they're attending.
    By Rachel Curry
  • A price chart showing a crypto flash crash
    Cryptocurrency & Blockchain

    Have Cryptocurrencies Crashed? What’s a Crypto Flash Crash?

    Cryptocurrencies have been sluggish in their recovery from a flash crash in May. What's a flash crash? Will the crypto market come back?
    By Adam Goodpasture
  • Bitcoins on Wooden Table
    Cryptocurrency & Blockchain

    El Salvador: Bitcoin Citizenship and Legal Tender, Explained

    El Salvador President Nayib Bukele kept the promise to make Bitcoin legal tender. Now, Bitcoin can also get you citizenship in the country.
    By Ruchi Gupta
  • Colonial pipeline aerial view
    Cryptocurrency & Blockchain

    Bitcoin Ransom Largely Recovered From Colonial Pipeline Hack

    The ransom, paid to DarkSide Russian hackers in Bitcoin, has largely been recovered by U.S. officials. How did the government get the Bitcoin back?
    By Rachel Curry
  • Carl Icahn hinted at a possible cryptocurrency investment.
    Cryptocurrency & Blockchain

    Carl Icahn Hints at Crypto Investment, Bullish on Bitcoin and Ethereum

    Billionaire investor Carl Icahn hinted at a possible significant investment in Bitcoin and Ethereum. Why is he watching the crypto sector?
    By Adam Goodpasture
  • Bitcoin Mining Council looks to help solve Bitcoin's energy problems.
    Cryptocurrency & Blockchain

    Elon Musk, Michael Saylor to Form Bitcoin Mining Council to Combat Environmental Concerns

    Elon Musk and Michael Saylor have announced the formation of the Bitcoin Mining Council to combat the industry’s rampant energy use.
    By Adam Goodpasture
  • Investor using the Crypto Fear and Greed Index
    Cryptocurrency & Blockchain

    How the Crypto Fear and Greed Index Measures Market Opportunities

    As cryptocurrencies continue their slump, the Fear and Greed Index is helping investors make sense of it all. How does the index work?
    By Adam Goodpasture
  • Person looking at Bitcoin data on a smartphone and laptop
    Cryptocurrency & Blockchain

    Bitcoin Price Prediction for the End of 2021—Still a Solid Pick

    Bitcoin's (BTC) price prediction for the end of 2021 is in sharp focus after the blue-chip cryptocurrency fell sharply from its all-time high.
    By Ruchi Gupta
  • Scammers capitalized when Elon Musk appeared on SNL
    Cryptocurrency & Blockchain

    Elon Musk Impersonators Steal Millions in Crypto Scams

    Scammers used Elon Musk’s appearance on SNL to lure victims into a cryptocurrency scam, which caused them to lose millions.
    By Adam Goodpasture
  • Hong Kong set to ban retail crypto trading.
    Cryptocurrency & Blockchain

    Hong Kong to Ban Retail Crypto Trading—What It Means

    Hong Kong is moving towards a proposal that would limit crypto trading to professional investors with portfolios larger than $1 million.
    By Adam Goodpasture
  • Person holding dogecoins
    Cryptocurrency & Blockchain

    Is Dogecoin an Eco-Friendly Alternative to Bitcoin?

    As Dogecoin gains value, the increased demand has investors wondering what the meme coin’s energy consumption demands are.
    By Adam Goodpasture
  • Mark Cuban
    Cryptocurrency & Blockchain

    Mark Cuban's Crypto Portfolio—'All in' on Bitcoin and Ethereum

    What’s in Mark Cuban’s crypto portfolio? The Dallas Mavericks owner and "Shark Tank" investor said recently that he’s “all in” on Bitcoin and Ethereum.
    By Dan Clarendon
  • Vehicles lined up at a gas station after Colonial Pipeline attack
    Cryptocurrency & Blockchain

    DarkSide's Bitcoin Activity Shows $90 Million Made in Eight Months

    Details have been emerging since DarkSide hacked the Colonial Pipeline. Investigators have been able to track DarkSide's bitcoin activity.
    By Adam Goodpasture
  • Person with Bitcoin facemask
    Cryptocurrency & Blockchain

    Experts Say Bitcoin Represents a 'Systemic Threat' to Banking Systems

    Is Bitcoin dangerous for the economy? Read what experts say about cryptocurrencies’ threat to global economies and banking systems.
    By Dan Clarendon
  • Bitcoin and Ethereum are raising concerns over their energy usage.
    Cryptocurrency & Blockchain

    Bitcoin and Ethereum's Energy Consumption Concerns, Explained

    Elon Musk raised concerns about Bitcoin and Ethereum’s energy consumption. Are the environmental impacts a concern?
    By Adam Goodpasture
  • Elon musk holding cryptocurrency dogecoin
    Cryptocurrency & Blockchain

    Claims That Elon Musk Is Manipulating Crypto Markets Continue

    Elon Musk holds a lot of sway in the market, which is precisely why some are accusing him of manipulating crypto values through pumping Bitcoin only to turn his heel shortly after.
    By Rachel Curry
  • Tesla CEO and Bitcoin investor Elon Musk
    Cryptocurrency & Blockchain

    Did Elon Musk Sell His Bitcoin? Tesla Halts Bitcoin Payments

    With the news that Tesla is halting Bitcoin as a payment method, many people wonder if Elon Musk sold his Bitcoin prior to the announcement.
    By Adam Goodpasture
  • Elon musk speaking with Nano logo over background
    Cryptocurrency & Blockchain

    Elon Musk Might Look to Pump Nano After Crashing Bitcoin

    Elon Musk's latest move with Tesla has some shouting that it's a pump and dump scheme. Will he pump Nano after crashing Bitcoin?
    By Rachel Curry
  • Stanley Druckenmiller
    Cryptocurrency & Blockchain

    Billionaire Investor Stanley Druckenmiller Raises Concerns Over USD, Makes a Case for Bitcoin

    Billionaire investor Stanley Druckenmiller was critical of the USD while making a case for Bitcoin and other altcoins. Does he have bitcoin and what other investments does he hold?
    By Adam Goodpasture
  • Tom Brady
    Cryptocurrency & Blockchain

    Tampa Bay Quarterback Tom Brady Only Has (Laser) Eyes for Bitcoin

    Is Tom Brady a Bitcoin holder? The Tampa Bay Bucs quarterback stoked speculation that he supports Bitcoin by adding laser eyes to his Twitter profile pic.
    By Dan Clarendon
  • Winklevoss twins
    Cryptocurrency & Blockchain

    Bitcoin Has Given the Winklevoss Twins the Last Laugh

    How many Bitcoins do the Winklevoss twins own? Learn more about Gemini founders Tyler and Cameron Winklevoss’s lucrative investment in cryptocurrency.
    By Dan Clarendon
  • Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg
    Cryptocurrency & Blockchain

    Facebook's Q1 Earnings Call Debunks Rumors It Holds Bitcoin

    Social media giant Facebook released its Q1 earnings, dispelling rumors it owns Bitcoin. The cryptocurrency was absent from the balance sheet.
    By Adam Goodpasture
  • Webull logo
    Cryptocurrency & Blockchain

    How to Get Crypto Buying Power on Webull

    Webull Crypto buying power is essential to get leverage access to more cryptocurrencies. How do investors get more buying power?
    By Adam Goodpasture
  • Steve Wozniak
    Cryptocurrency & Blockchain

    Steve Wozniak Created His Own Cryptocurrency, Hit a Snag With Bitcoin

    Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak’s crypto forays include his Bitcoin purchases and his new WOZX token. Read about his cryptocurrency history.
    By Dan Clarendon
  • Bitcoin sticker on store door
    Cryptocurrency & Blockchain

    Where to Spend Bitcoin—AT&T, Overstock, and Starbucks, For Starters

    Where can you spend Bitcoin? Read about AT&T, Overstock, Starbucks, and other retailers that accept the cryptocurrency, either directly or indirectly.
    By Dan Clarendon
  • BlackRock CEO Larry Fink
    Cryptocurrency & Blockchain

    Larry Fink Says Institutional Investors Are Fascinated by Bitcoin, but Still Not Interested

    Larry Fink’s recent comments on bitcoin provide some insights into how Wall Street views cryptocurrencies both now and in the future.
    By Adam Goodpasture
  • Gary Gensler
    Cryptocurrency & Blockchain

    New SEC Chairman Gary Gensler Keeps Bitcoin at the Forefront

    Gary Gensler will have a lot on his plate as the new SEC chairman and Bitcoin is at the top of the list. What can investors expect?
    By Rachel Curry
  • Jim Cramer
    Cryptocurrency & Blockchain

    Jim Cramer's Latest Stance on Bitcoin Is Strong

    Currently, Mad Money host Jim Cramer isn't paid in bitcoin. Will he change that? What is Cramer's current stance on bitcoin?
    By Rachel Curry
  • Coinbase and Nasdaq sign
    Cryptocurrency & Blockchain

    Coinbase’s Speculative Valuation Before Next Week’s IPO

    Ahead of next week’s IPO by Coinbase, investors are speculating about what valuation and price the cryptocurrency stock will trade at.
    By Adam Goodpasture
  • A picture of Nyan cat, a cat with a Pop-Tart torso that leaves a rainbow trail.
    Cryptocurrency & Blockchain

    How to Create and Sell NFT Artwork

    With NFTs hauling in large paydays, many are asking how they can create and sell their own NFT artwork. Here’s how.
    By Adam Goodpasture
  • Bitcoin mining companies can help investors gain exposure to the cryptocurrency.
    Cryptocurrency & Blockchain

    Best Publicly-Traded Bitcoin Mining Companies for Investors

    It's possible to invest in bitcoin mining companies instead of actual bitcoin. Get exposure to the commodity by buying into the companies that produce it.
    By Adam Goodpasture
  • How can U.S. investors trade BTCC ETFs?
    Cryptocurrency & Blockchain

    It's Tricky (But Not Impossible) to Buy Purpose Bitcoin ETF in the U.S.

    U.S. investors can invest in Purpose Bitcoin ETF (BTCC), but it’s not as easy as U.S. traded ETFs.
    By Adam Goodpasture
  • Grayscale logo
    Cryptocurrency & Blockchain

    Grayscale Announces It Intends to Convert Its Bitcoin Trust Into an ETF

    Grayscale announced it is converting its bitcoin trust into an ETF, allowing traditional investors to easily invest in bitcoin.
    By Adam Goodpasture
  • Michael Saylor
    Cryptocurrency & Blockchain

    Michael Saylor Says He Impacted Tesla’s Decision to Buy Bitcoin

    Michael Saylor, MicroStrategy's CEO, says that he impacted Tesla’s decision to buy Bitcoin. Learn more about his net worth, career, and views on crypto.
    By Dan Clarendon
  • Michael Burry
    Cryptocurrency & Blockchain

    Michael Burry Had Strong Words About Bitcoin Before Leaving Twitter

    ‘The Big Short’ subject Michael Burry’s portfolio includes Lumen Technology and NOW stocks and investments in water, but probably not Bitcoin.
    By Dan Clarendon
  • Ross Gerber
    Cryptocurrency & Blockchain

    Ross Gerber Said a Bitcoin Transaction Was His 'Biggest Mistake'

    Gerber Kawasaki CEO and co-founder Ross Gerber’s net worth might be much higher these days if he hadn’t made his “biggest mistake” with Bitcoin.
    By Dan Clarendon
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    Cryptocurrency & Blockchain

    How the Price of Bitcoin Affects Other Cryptocurrencies — For Better or Worse

    Bitcoin's price may correlate with the rest of the altcoin market, particularly the popular digital asset Ethereum.
    By Rachel Curry
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Walmart Coin: A Bigger Deal than FB’s Libra and Bitcoin?

    Retail giant Walmart (WMT) had applied for a digital coin patent. The news comes just as Facebook (FB) is pushing for its own cryptocurrency, Libra.

    By Mike Sonnenberg
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    Cryptocurrency & Blockchain

    How Long Will the Bitcoin Rout Last?

    After hanging out near the $10,000 level for a while and testing investors’ patience, Bitcoin (BTC-USD) has made headlines once again—but not in a good way.

    By David Moadel
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    Cryptocurrency & Blockchain

    Should China’s Crypto Crackdown Keep You from Bitcoin?

    If you’re going to invest in a cryptocurrency like Bitcoin, you’d better toughen up. This kind of investing is not for the faint of heart.

    By David Moadel
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    Cryptocurrency & Blockchain

    Is Tim Draper ‘Crypto Crazy’ after Huge Bitcoin Prediction?

    An early investor in Twitter and Tesla, billionaire venture capitalist Tim Draper expects to see Bitcoin reach $250,000 in 2022 or 2023.

    By David Moadel
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    Financials

    Ex-Fed Official Says Crypto Won’t Replace US Dollar

    Former Fed official Simon Potter seemed to side with Trump and Powell, critiquing crypto and defending fiat money. Is he right to take this position?

    By David Moadel
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    Consumer

    Goldman Sachs: The Best Way to Beat the Trade War

    On August 12, in a note, Goldman Sachs’s David Kostin said, “Services stocks have less exposure to trade conflict given they have lower foreign input costs.”

    By Rabindra Samanta
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    Consumer

    Libra and Big Tech Go to Capitol Hill and Cryptocurrencies Fall

    Yesterday, Facebook’s (FB) David Marcus, head of Facebook’s Calibra wallet, visited Capitol Hill to testify in front of the Senate Banking Committee.

    By Mike Sonnenberg
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    Miscellaneous

    Top Cryptos Rebound: Could Bitcoin Reach $25,000 by Year-End?

    There seems to be a marginal rebound in the price of the top cryptocurrencies, although the markets were choppy on Thursday.

    By Meera Shawn
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    Miscellaneous

    More Blood for Cryptocurrencies: What’s the Cause?

    Breaking the cycle of alternate days of gains and losses, the cryptocurrency markets seem to have experienced an extreme downturn.

    By Meera Shawn
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    Consumer

    Bitcoin Falls below $8,000 Psychological Support Level

    Bitcoin has fallen about 5% over the last 24 hours, and its market cap is also down to $134 billion.

    By Meera Shawn
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