How to Bitcoin #3 – Bitcoin Trading

NEW ZEALAND – Guest Writer –The third in the series of “How to Bitcoin” articles introducing you to Bitcoin and what you can do with the cryptocurrency.  Here is an overview of the buying and selling aspect of Bitcoin, trading.     BTC can be traded on Exchanges (online companies regulated/non-regulated and are located all over the world) to buy other alt-coins. Exchanges may also trade commodities and currencies. Some large BTC Exchanges that mostly trade against the US dollar are Bitstamp, Coinbase, and Bitfinex. Click here to view the…

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How to Bitcoin #2 – How is Bitcoin Processed

NEW ZEALAND – Guest Writer –The second in the series of “How to Bitcoin” articles introducing you to Bitcoin and what you can do with the cryptocurrency.  Some hints and tips are provided, including some links to websites in order to guide you in your endeavour to understand Bitcoin, the “Internet of Money”.   How is Bitcoin Processed?   BTC is processed by computing power where a network of user-computers becomes a financial public ledger that will process the use of BTC. This is a network of computers and is…

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Forbes Journalist Predicts Bitcoin Crash below $ 1000!

In a recent article Chuck Jones, a Forbes contributor, cited his reasons why Bitcoin could fall to below $ 1000.     Here are the reasons listed in the article:   Regulation could have the biggest impact South Korea Japan China U.S. regulation There is no “value” to it Volatility can create nervousness A shakeout is coming ICOs (Initial Coin Offerings) Hacking theft of CCs FOMO or Fear of missing out Bitcoin mining scams Becomes too associated with criminals and rogue states Third parties changing their minds Bitcoin & Blockchain…

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How to Bitcoin #1 – Introduction

NEW ZEALAND – Guest Writer – A series of articles will be published to introduce you to Bitcoin and what you can do with the cryptocurrency.  Some hints and tips are provided, including some links to websites in order to guide you in your endeavour to understand Bitcoin, the “Internet of Money”.     Firstly, what is Bitcoin?  Bitcoin (BTC) is a virtual currency, digital not physical, and independent of banks. It is a peer-to-peer network supported by its users via computing power with no central authority. It was designed…

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Hillstone Capital Now Accepting Bitcoin

Seattle Area real estate investing firm among first to begin accepting cryptocurrency.  BELLEVUE, Wash., Jan. 8, 2018 /PRNewswire/  Have you ever wondered how a cryptocurrency that only exists in your computer can be turned into something tangible like real estate? Enter Hillstone Capital. Hillstone has gone bitcrazy in true Pizza Day fashion. The Bellevue, WA private firm is now giving investors the option of using Bitcoin for all investing opportunities.     Blake Robbins, founder of Hillstone Capital, has always worked to make Hillstone stand out among the most innovative investing firms. “When a client…

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EOT, the Year in Review – 2017

What is EOT?  EOT is a new cryptocurrency started in July 2017. EOT can be used for Peer-2-Peer payments and confirmations are lighting fast with a new block mined every 90 seconds. In addition to the use of EOT as a currency, the main innovation behind EOT, is to use it for the encryption of devices connected to the internet also known as IoT [The Internet of Things]. IoT devices have increasingly become a target for online hacking and security breaches.   Thus the phrase:  IoT needs EOT   Below is…

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How to Keep your Passwords Safe

Passwords… we have so many to remember these days!  Passwords and pins to log onto our computer, phone, bank accounts and most recently, cryptocurrency wallets which are getting a lot of attention as the market cap value increases.  Low and behold if you lose one of these passwords.  There have been some horror stories lately where people who bought Bitcoin years ago when it hardly cost anything, now realize they could be a whole lot richer if they could at least remember their password!     “I’ve tried to ignore…

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Bankers, Investors and Economists on Bitcoin during 2017

2017 has been the year that Bankers, Investors, and Economists have had a lot to say about Bitcoin and cryptocurrency in general.  Some views are bearish, some are bullish and some confess to not understanding this new market at all and prefer to stay away.     Watch this short video, read their quotes and consider their views.  Decide which direction you will follow.         Read the full article – Click Here     Perhaps the cybercrime during 2017 is concerning to some – 2017 Blockchain and Cryptocurrency…

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Bitcoin Price Crash Predictions for 2018

Most predictions for the Bitcoin price in 2018 is that Bitcoin will continue to rise but there are a few people predicting the Bitcoin bubble will burst in 2018.   Here are some of them:   The Great Bitcoin Crash of 2018 Greg Guenthner of The Daily Reckoning, an investment newsletter service predicts an epic bitcoin crash in the coming months losing at least half of its value. Greg said: “Make no mistake — I don’t think this crash will mark the end of bitcoin. In fact, I think another…

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Bitcoin Price Predictions Bullish but EOT may be set up for the “Perfect Storm” in 2018

As 2017 draws to a close, Cryptocurrency traders are sharpening their pencils and there are numerous predictions for Bitcoin prices in 2018.   See this story for the main Bitcoin predictions for 2018   However, not everyone might be so bullish on Bitcoin and as Bitcoin futures falters a bit there might be traders looking for an alternative.  As reported on CNBC Bitcoin futures traded lower on debut on the CME [Chicago Mercantile Exchange] – See full article here   It is clear that people are looking for alternatives or…

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