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The Category 5 Freak-Out Over Libra, Facebook’s Digital Currency
Michele Grant 6/23/2019 12:45:56 PM

I'm no fan of #Libra, but to play devil's advocate, #Bitcoin and other #cryptos are already used for drugtrafficking, money laundering and other criminal activities. So what's one more option for the crooks to have at their dispoisal?

Everyone Hates Bitcoin, I Hate Bitcoin, So I Bought Some
Michele Grant 12/20/2018 2:39:48 PM

The problem with #bitcoin and other #cryptos is that without regulation, safeguards and oversight, it will never succeed. And yet the lack thereof is precisely why so many people are attracted to it.

Cryptocurrency History & Origin – Timeline Infographic
Harry Goldstein 7/12/2018 2:12:15 PM

Just how many #cryptos are there? And who determines if they are legitimate or not? Couldn't anyone create a #cryptocurrency?

The Difference Between Shares and Cryptocurrencies
Currency Trader 6/11/2018 8:28:16 PM

This helpful post if filled with useful info on investing in #cryptos.

XRP Lower Despite Ripple's Announcement Of New Partnerships Across Emerging Markets
Danny Straus 2/22/2018 8:45:59 PM

Personally I find #ripple to be one of the more interesting of the #cryptos and a bargain compared to #bitcoin.

PayPal After Q4 2017: The Easy Money Has Been Made
Michele Grant 2/7/2018 8:17:53 PM

Actually, if you read the article, you'll see that credit cards are partnered with PayPal, not just competing with them. And I've already explained why I think #cryptos are not a threat. They will fail long before $PYPL.

Here’s Why Crypto Is Correcting ... And Why It’s Temporary
Michele Grant 2/6/2018 1:57:57 PM

I'd agree with this point 100%. My main reasoning for rejecting #cryptos is the lack of regulation and no protection from hackers, such as FDIC protection.

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