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Cryptocurrency Articles

The why and how of investing in cryptocurrencies.

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Sept. 22, 2023 | By Emma Newbery

There Are Only Six Bitcoin Billionaires in the Whole World. Is Crypto Becoming Irrelevant?

The number of crypto billionaires has fallen swiftly with the decline in prices and collapse of crypto platforms. Find out whether investors need to be worried.
Sept. 14, 2023 | By Emma Newbery

Crypto Industry Update: Binance.US CEO Brian Shroder Resigns

Binance.US has laid off another 100 members of its staff, and its CEO has resigned. Find out what this means for Binance.US customers.
Sept. 10, 2023 | By Chris Neiger

A New Crypto Reporting Rule Could Impact Taxes on Your Investment. Here's What You Need to Know

Digital asset owners may have extra tax paperwork in the next few years. Read on to find out how new regulations may change your taxes.
July 30, 2023 | By Chris Neiger

The U.K. Could Ban Memes Promoting Cryptocurrency. Will the U.S. Follow Suit?

The U.K. says social media users can't promote cryptocurrencies without proper disclosures. Read on to find out how the U.S. is ramping up crypto regulations.
July 27, 2023 | By Emma Newbery

Crypto Meets AI. What Could Possibly Go Wrong?

Cryptocurrency and AI are new worlds that could transform our lives. But that may come at the cost of existing protections. Learn why that matters.
July 21, 2023 | By Emma Newbery

Crypto's Biggest Investors Played a Role in Its Downfall

The dust has settled on last year's crypto platform collapses. Find out why a Fed report says large investors are partly to blame.
July 14, 2023 | By Emma Newbery

Here's What Happens When You Use Crypto Platforms as if They're Traditional Banks

Crypto platforms can look like banks and even act like banks, but they are not banks. Find out why it's dangerous to use a crypto platform for your day-to-day banking.
June 20, 2023 | By David Chang, ChFC®, CLU®

This Nobel Winner in Economics Is Slamming Crypto. Here's Why

Nobel economist Paul Krugman recently called cryptocurrency worthless and pointless. Read on to learn why his view is such a negative one.
June 8, 2023 | By Emma Newbery

Do You Own Solana, Cardano, or Polygon? The SEC Wants to Control Your Crypto

The SEC says many cryptocurrencies are actually securities. Find out how the security vs. commodity debate could impact your crypto investments.
June 7, 2023 | By Emma Newbery

SEC Tells Coinbase: 'You Simply Can't Ignore the Rules Because You Don't Like Them.' But Coinbase Still Isn't Binance

Coinbase is the latest crypto exchange to face SEC charges of selling unregistered securities. Find out what it all means for your cryptocurrency investments.
June 6, 2023 | By Emma Newbery

The SEC's Binance Charges Could Have Serious Consequences for All Crypto Investors. Here's Why

In addition to misleading investors, the SEC alleges Binance and Binance.US traded unregistered securities. Find out why those charges could impact the whole crypto industry.
May 30, 2023 | By Lyle Daly

Here's What Happens When You Invest All Your Money in Crypto

Cryptocurrency is one of the most high-risk types of investments. Explore what you could be in store for if you put all your money into crypto.
May 3, 2023 | By Emma Newbery

What Coinbase International Exchange Means for U.S. Investors

Coinbase is launching a new Bermuda-based international futures exchange. Find out how this sits with its campaign for clearer crypto regulation in the U.S.
April 21, 2023 | By Emma Newbery

Here's How Taylor Swift Avoided FTX Debacle

Investors are taking FTX celebrity ambassadors to court for promoting unregistered securities. Find out why Taylor Swift turned down the FTX deal.
April 11, 2023 | By Emma Newbery

Bitcoin Back Above $30,000. Should You Buy?

Bitcoin's price has increased by over 80% since the start of the year amidst a wider crypto rally. Find out why it's too soon to hope that the crypto winter might be over.
April 8, 2023 | By Cole Tretheway

Scammers Have Stolen More Than $1 Billion in Crypto: Here's How to Buy Your Bitcoin Safely

The average victim of a crypto scam loses $2,600 worth of crypto, and I was almost one of them. Find out what it’s like to be scammed and how to diversify your portfolio safely.
March 24, 2023 | By Emma Newbery

SEC Charges 8 Celebs for Misleading Consumers with Crypto Promotion

Crypto entrepreneur Justin Sun faces SEC charges for fraud, orchestrating paid celebrity promotion, and more. Find out what it means for your cryptocurrencies.
March 16, 2023 | By Emma Newbery

Looking for a Safe Place to Park Your Cash After SVB Collapse? Don't Buy Crypto

Non-traditional finance systems have become more appealing in the wake of SVB's failure. Find out why cryptocurrency is not a good place to put your savings.
Feb. 14, 2023 | By Emma Newbery

What New York Regulator's Crackdown on Binance USD (BUSD) Means for Investors

Binance's stablecoin has come under fire from regulators and no new tokens will be minted after Feb. 21. Here's what the move means for the crypto industry.
Feb. 7, 2023 | By Christy Bieber

Here's Why Mark Cuban Thinks Bitcoin Is a Better Investment Than Gold

Should you invest in Bitcoin or gold? Find out the key reasons why billionaire Mark Cuban thinks Bitcoin is a better choice.
Feb. 7, 2023 | By Emma Newbery

BlockFi Sets Out Timeline For Customer Claims

Bankrupt crypto lender BlockFi is reaching out to customers to ask them to register claims. Here's what you need to know.
Feb. 6, 2023 | By Emma Newbery

Binance to Suspend Deposits and Withdrawals of U.S. Dollars

Users will not be able to move U.S. dollars on or off the Binance exchange from Feb. 8, but Binance.US won't be affected. Here's what this means for you.
Feb. 6, 2023 | By Emma Newbery

This Top Investor Says Recent Crypto Rise Is a 'Sucker's Rally.' Is He Right?

The price of gold and Bitcoin have both rallied in recent weeks, but Peter Schiff continues to be critical of crypto. Find out why.
Feb. 5, 2023 | By Emma Newbery

Here's Why Nassim Nicholas Taleb Called Bitcoin a 'Malignant Tumor'

Nicholas Taleb lashed out at cryptocurrency and Bitcoin in a recent interview. Find out why the Black Swan author turned from Bitcoin fan to critic.