Cryptocurrency 

Tanzania’s First Female President Wants the Country to Go Crypto

Samia Suluhu Hassan, the president of Tanzania, is striving to embrace cryptocurrency with open arms. This move follows that of El Salvador adopting Bitcoin as legal tender.  No doubt the World Bank will not be happy with yet another developing nation jumping on crypto. However, when large swathes of your population is unable to take advantage of the world’s technology boom, any way of jumping in seems like a good idea. While Tanzania doesn’t want to adopt Bitcoin as currency right away, President Hassan directed the Bank of Tanzania to…

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Cryptocurrency 

Biden Eyes Taxing Crypto, Thailand Clamps Down

The first half of this year saw massive rallies in crypto, and big regulatory moves in response.  Key Points: Biden Administration to require banks/exchanges/blockchain/crypto/defi companies to report Crypto transactions over $10,000 to the IRS. Thailand SEC Cracks Down: Effective June 11, 2021, Meme Tokens (Such as Doge), Fan Tokens, NFTs and Exchange Tokens cannot be traded in Thailand. Regulation fears one reason for the recent crypto dip. Some worry more regulation will cause further declines for all cryptocurrencies. Crypto Regulation in the US Rears its Ugly…

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Cryptocurrency 

Tether Zips Past $50B and Heats Up the Crypto Market

HomeNewsCrypto NewsTether Zips Past $50B and Heats Up the Crypto Market Tether (USDT), the world’s largest stablecoin, just reached a market capitalization of $50 billion at the end of April 2021. A definitive sign that the cryptocurrency bull market is warming up, the Tether supply has grown by more than a factor of 10 over the last 12 months. Calculating the breakdown, that roughly accounts for 25% growth in the span of a month.  CTO of Tether Paolo Ardoino, has commented on this success stating, “Crossing a market cap of…

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Blockchain 

The First Crypto Currency Auto Finance Company in the U.S.

Available now with Crypto Cars Online Dallas/Fort Worth, Texas— October 26, 2020 — Crypto Cars Online announced immediate availability of purchasing vehicles with crypto currency, after partnering with top rated auto dealers in the Dallas Fort Worth area. “Our system is simple when you buy a car with Crypto Currency,” said Spokesman Roger Lee, Managing Partner of dr2marketing and head of media relations for Crypto Cars Online. How It Works Purchase your vehicle online with multiple crypto currency options including, Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash, Ethereum, Litecoin, and USD Coin. Crypto Cars…

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Ethereum 

California is Leading the Future of America’s Crypto Economy

Despite growing support, cryptocurrencies have yet to see mainstream implementation in the US economy. Many people and regulatory agencies are unsure of what to do with crypto, stalling its adoption. California has made some significant strides in this regard recently, setting an example for the rest of the nation. California is no stranger to embracing change, so its support for a cryptocurrency economy may not come as a surprise. Given its high population, economic status, and cultural significance, it also holds major influence over the rest of the country. As…

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Blockchain 

Crypto Trading 101 | 5 Golden Rules for Successful Trading

Do you follow some crypto trading rules? If you don’t have any, you should use these five golden rules for successful trading. Crypto trading isn’t about getting lucky a few times. If you want to find success with trading cryptocurrencies, you must base your good results on fundamentals, good habits, and experience. Making money as a crypto trader requires some discipline, and that means following some trading rules. 1. Invest Only What You Can Afford to Lose Like with any other type of investment, crypto trading is a risky business.…

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Bitcoin 

Will Crypto Surpass Gold as a Reserve Currency?

Gold has been the world’s standard reserve currency for hundreds of years. Even as the world has moved to fiat currency, governments and investors alike still look to gold as a reliable alternative. Given recent volatility, though, it may be crypto’s chance to step in as a different, perhaps more secure option. On Tuesday, August 11, gold experienced its largest one-day drop in seven years. Prices per ounce fell by 4.7% between Monday and Tuesday, bringing them down from above $2,000 to $1,932.28. This recent drop isn’t the only problem…

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Blockchain 

What to Do With Your Crypto 1099

For those trading in cryptocurrencies, crypto trading platforms are required to provide you with a form 1099 for use on your taxes. When doing so, the IRS is also notified of the information contained on the tax form. And although you will receive either a form 1099-K or a 1099-B, it is not always clear what the information is saying. For example, a Form 1099-K will provide you with a list of cryptocurrency transactions and sales, but it will not tell you what your tax liability for those transactions is.…

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Blockchain 

6 Types of Crypto Assets You Need to Know About

The cryptocurrency world is full of jargon; acronyms and futuristic words that could be straight out of the latest sci-fi flick. Along with cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin and Litecoin, there are many other different types of crypto assets that can be found on the blockchain: Stablecoins As the name suggests, stablecoins are designed for stability. These are cryptocurrencies that are directly pegged to real-world assets. These assets could be precious metals like gold, oil, or silver, or national currencies like the dollar and euro. Regardless of the asset, the value of…

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Ethereum 

Ethereum Drops to $200 Levels as Crypto and Global Markets Crash

Ethereum (ETH) price has continued to fall after a dreadful weekend, which saw the price drop to around $198, wiping out last week’s gains. The cryptocurrency is currently trading slightly above the $200 support level and faces a nervy week in which it could drop as low as $170. Ethereum Drops to $200 as Crypto Markets Crash The coin has had a stellar year to date, having started the year at $130. It reached $280 in mid-February, outperforming even Bitcoin (BTC) in its percentage climb. However, there has been a…

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