International Women’s Day 8 March – The world of FinTech, the Blockchain, and Cryptocurrencies is no longer just a Boys Club

This Friday, 8th March will mark International Women’s Day — a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural, and political achievements of women, while also marking a call to action for accelerating gender balance.   While there is still a lack of women in technology across the board, blockchain is one area growing at an exponential rate with a worryingly extreme gender imbalance.   With this in mind, we have expert commentary from some standout female entrepreneurs in the space. By smashing stereotypes these women are blazing a trail for…

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Does Bitcoin drive women wild?

The quick and easy answer to this question is NO!   This is a sweeping statement as there are some women very involved in the Bitcoin ecosystem, however, there are some interesting statistics to consider when it comes to gender interest in Bitcoin.  Perhaps the fact that software developers, programmers, engineers, open source projects are male-dominated and Media articles, YouTube videos on Bitcoin and the blockchain mostly compiled by men. Bitcoin is seen as “too technical” –  this could be a lack of exposure which leads to lack of understanding.…

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The Future of Bitcoin is Bright!

Women in Bitcoins welcome Nothando Mazibuko, aspiring South African Digital Entrepreneur, as our guest today! Nothando Mazibuko is studying Bachelor of Business Science majoring in Marketing and Entrepreneurship. She is a Bitcoin Believer embracing our new digital economy from trading with bitcoins with her friends to learning more about her father’s engineering business plus assisting her mother in her new business venture. “The future of Bitcoin is bright. It’s been labelled as a Ponzi scheme and proclaimed as dead many times before but still continues to grow today” says Mazibuko…

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Getting to know Bitcoin

In this Women in Bitcoin video, we introduce Bert and Joe, two comic characters who will teach us all about Bitcoin… you can download the comic for free and get to know all about Bitcoin. Here is the link to Download your copy for free! http://isbitcoinreal.gr8.com/ – Full story here http://chat-ezy.com/bitcoin/is-bitcoin-real-or-bs/ Our weekly motivational quote by Michael Losier – I attract to my life whatever I give my attention, energy and focus to, whether positive or negative – absolutely true, give it a go! Subscribe to our YouTube channel and…

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Bitcoin frequently asked questions – video 4

In this Women in Bitcoin video, we chat about the key to abundance as well as answer some frequently asked questions. This is the forth video in the series of FAQ. I need to understand bitcoin mining – what is mining? Is it lucrative? How can I protect myself from becoming a victim to another scam? Do you give courses on bitcoin, how can I get details? How does one start trading with bitcoins? How much does bitcoin cost in my local currency? How do I buy bitcoins? Here are…

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Bitcoin frequently asked questions – video 3

In Women in Bitcoins this week we address various questions raised by Newbies during a recent meeting… here are some of the questions answered:- Since bitcoin does not have a stable value, how do you know when the right time is to purchase bitcoin? If you create an account, buy bitcoins not investing or doing anything with them, do your bitcoins grow? What is the Google Authenticator and why do I need it? Do I need to open a Blockchain account to start buying bitcoins? Where can I invest my…

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Bitcoin and frequently asked questions – video 2

In this Women in Bitcoins recording, we answer some Frequently Asked Questions from newbies. Here are the questions… What is the minimum bitcoins I can buy and what will that cost? Regarding the google authenticator, I heard that they can actually hack our account as long as you don’t clear everything in your system after using it when you log off? If I have bitcoins on Altraders can I transfer them to Localbitcoins, if so what will it cost? Do I need an Altraders account first then a bitcoin wallet?…

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Bitcoin – Frequently asked questions

Women in Bitcoins – Many people who just get started in bitcoin have many questions so on this broadcast and for the next few, we will answer these questions.   Here is the first group of questions:- Can my bitcoins be hacked? What is the best wallet to use? Where can I go touch and see a bitcoin? Do I have to buy a whole bitcoin, its very expensive? How does it grow and how often does it grow? Can I lend my bitcoins out and get interest? Can my…

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Empowering oppressed women with Bitcoin

Women in Bitcoin ; Today we ask the question and discuss “Mortgaging your future” and what we should all do to face and get rid of our debt. Bitcoin can empower oppressed women – did you know that 2.5 billion individuals around the world who are either under banked or unbanked? And many of these individuals are women. More times than not, women are excluded from the global financial ecosystem. Yet Studies show that improving women’s control over and access to money results in more rapid economic growth for their…

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Bitcoin investment tips

Women in Bitcoin #15  – Today we talk investing with Peter Marais, from Zug Switzerland.  Peter is an Entrepreneur, Investor and Total Bitcoin Believer… hear what he has to say on investing with Bitcoin. We asked… 1.  Why invest with or in Bitcoin? 2.  What kinds of investments are there? 3.  Is mining an investment, they spend money on hardware etc so isn’t that also investing? 4.  What is not an investment with Bitcoins? 5.  What should we all stay away from? 6.  What happens when all the bitcoins are…

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