Where Is Your Cryptocurrency, Exactly?

You’ve probably seen photos of bitcoins. Round, golden and shiny things made of metal. They look just like coins, right? But hopefully you know that none of these photos or metal objects are really bitcoins. They are just artistic representations and models. In this video Peter shows you what a bitcoin or other cryptocurrency really…

Cryptocurrency Horror Stories!

Some people wonder if the crazy news stories about people losing access to millions in digital currencies are true, or just media hype. The stories are undoubtedly true, as I’ve learned from research and personal experience. It’s also true that a few simple steps can easily protect you from 99% of the dangers. Check out…

What’s the Purpose of a Wallet?

Cryptocurrency wallets are an essential element of the crypto investor’s toolkit. Manage your money properly, using the right wallet type, and you’ll be extremely secure from hacks and thefts. Make the wrong choice, and your money could be gone in an instant. Here’s a quick preview that explains how your cryptocurrency addresses, public keys and…

Dutch Trader Loses Reclamation Suit Against Banks That Froze His Accounts

In November 2016, a Dutch cryptotrader tried to buy his first 10 bitcoin, first using funds from his ING bank and later from ABN Amro. Both banks denied the transactions. He subsequently filed a complaint with Kifid (Financial Services Complaints Institute), a resource that mediates between consumers and small businesses when there are complaints about…

Coinberry Traders Keep Control of Keys With BRD Crypto Wallet Integration

Cryptocurrency trading service Coinberry has partnered with BRD, a secure bitcoin wallet service, in a deal that promises to bring BRD’s Canadian users onto Coinberry’s no-fee trading platform. The deal was announced on Monday, August 20, 2018, at the Blockchain Futurist Conference in Toronto, Ontario. Toronto-based Coinberry is the first federally registered, commission-free trading platform…