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Bitcoin has been around for nearly a decade but its price reached record highs in 2017. With talks of a recession looming around the corner, Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies are gaining momentum with investors and consumers, for varying reasons. Some are looking to escape…

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The price of bitcoin has nearly tripled in 2017, and headlines about huge daily moves in the bitcoin market can’t help but pique the interest of most traders. Unfortunately, at this point in time, trading bitcoin directly can be a bit of a pain. For traders starting from scratch, here are four ways to trade bitcoin.

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Here’s a look at the difference between Bitcoin and Bitcoin Cash and an expert’s opinion on where each cryptocurrency is headed.

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Forks have been in the news a lot recently due to controversy in the bitcoin community.

There was the potential fork that threatened to split bitcoin into two cryptocurrencies after a lengthy “civil war” between miners and developers. That came and went with little issue.

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Cryptocurrency, as the name suggests, is a form of digital money designed to be secure and anonymous in most cases. It uses a technique called cryptography — a process used to convert legible information into an almost uncrackable code, to help track purchases and transfers.

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  • Is Blockchain Headed For A Roadblock In 2019?

    2018 Dec 14, 4:08pm

    Perhaps it's the much-discussed 2019 economic softening, or maybe it's just that things aren't happening fast enough in the blockchain news cycle. Whatever the case, there's been some media chatter over the past several weeks that blockchain might be either void of value altogether...

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  • These Were The 10 Most Actively Traded OTCQX and OTCQB Securities In November

    2018 Dec 13, 1:50pm

    In November we wrote about October’s flight to safety in the OTC Markets, as multi-national conglomerates like Danone (OTCQX: DANOY) and BASF SE (OTCQX: BASFY) saw huge jumps in monthly dollar volume. This was a far cry from September when most of the securities with the highest dollar volume...

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  • Citi Adds Nvidia, Marvell Technology To Holiday Shopping List

    2018 Dec 13, 1:12pm

    Semiconductor stocks have been beaten down in the second half of 2018, but one Wall Street analyst said Thursday investors should add two popular semi stocks to their holiday shopping lists. The Analyst Citi analyst Atif Malik upgraded Marvell Technology Group Ltd. (NASDAQ: MRVL) from Neutral to...

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  • 6 Reasons Your Company Could Use Cyber Liability Insurance

    2018 Dec 13, 12:12pm

    First, the good news: the fragmented and antiquated trucking industry has caught up with the times. 2018 has been a year of accelerating and adopting technology at top speed. Connected devices, including IoT and telematics platforms, abound. The bad news? As a result, we're more at risk than...

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  • Robinhood Launches Free Checking, Saving Accounts With 3% Interest

    2018 Dec 13, 12:07pm

    Trading app Robinhood has found tremendous success in disrupting the discount broker market, and the company is now setting its sights on the traditional banking business. What Happened? Robinhood announced Thursday it is launching checking and savings account services that are free of...

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  • 12 Hilarious Wall Street Twitter Accounts

    2018 Dec 13, 8:08am

    U.S. stocks are ending a volatile 2018 on a low note, and expectations for 2019 have also been on the decline. A lackluster year and a bleak outlook is certainly nothing to laugh about, but long-term investors should remember to keep things in perspective. Despite disappointing market returns,...

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  • Nvidia Bounces Back After News Of Potential SoftBank Sale

    2018 Dec 12, 10:50am

    NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ: NVDA)'s stock bounced back after a weak Tuesday close following reports major shareholder SoftBank is planning to sell its stake in the company early in 2019. Analysts say recent weakness in Nvidia shares is a buying opportunity for long-term investors. No final...

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  • How The Drama Surrounding Bitcoin Satoshi's Vision Is Impacting Its Price Action

    2018 Dec 10, 12:46pm

    There’s been more drama from the Bitcoin Cash Split, after a weekend which saw cryptocurrencies tumbling across the board—except for one. Bitcoin Satoshi’s Vision, which forked from Bitcoin Cash last month, was the only green point in a sea of red, and at several points beat...

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  • Ethereum's High, High Hopes May Be Shattering Down To $11

    2018 Dec 07, 4:37pm

    The future looks grim for Ethereum, and prices for it are back in double-digit territory, setting a new low that it hasn’t seen since early 2017. Let's take a fundamental and technical look at what once had high high hopes. Ethereum entered the year with high hopes, after being used...

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  • Pot Stocks, ETFs, Top News And Data From The Cannabis Industry This Week

    2018 Dec 07, 4:09pm

    The 2018 Farm Bill will be filed next week and includes a provision to legalize the cultivation of industrial hemp, which, among many other things, can be used to produce CBD. We’ll be keeping a close eye on developments in this realm. In other political news, Utah’s legislature...

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