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How to pay off your debt, according to behavioral economists, and a simple and effective Venmo scam

Happy Monday, MarketWatchers! Make sure your week is off to a great start by reading these personal finance stories. I paid my boyfriend’s rent and bills to improve his credit score — then he bought a house without telling me This New Jersey woman wonders whether her partner is using her for a mortgage. Microsoft […]

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Japanese Miners See Solar Energy as ‘Only Way’ to Stay Profitable

Shaurya Malwa · March 10, 2018 · 3:00 pm Kumamoto-Energy, a local power producer in Japan, has announced that they will use solar energy for mining cryptocurrencies. Japan Looks to Greener Energy Cryptocurrency mining farms are trying to reduce costs and consume as less energy as possible, but sometimes the task is very difficult. Japanese […]

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Can Baroness Michelle Mone’s EQUI Token Transform Venture Capital?

Allen Scott · March 9, 2018 · 3:00 pm After raising over $7 million USD in just a few days of its pre-sale, EQUI is carrying a lot of momentum to transform venture capital (VC) investing. Bitcoinist spoke with Baroness Michelle Mone and Doug Barrowman about the project and why they believe it will be a […]

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Bitcoin Core 0.16.0 Rolls Out With Full SegWit Support

Julio Gil-Pulgar · February 26, 2018 · 3:30 pm Bitcoin enthusiasts celebrate the release of Bitcoin Core 0.16.0, on February 26, 2018. This new version includes novel features, several bugfixes, various performance improvements, and updated translations. Most notably, Bitcoin Core 0.16.0 introduces full support for SegWit. Now, Bitcoin’s value, once again, is puncturing the $10,000 […]

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Meet the Rouge Project: a Game-Changer in the Coupon Market

Bitcoinist.net · February 23, 2018 · 1:00 am The coupon market came out in the early twentieth century, mostly in the US and Europe, and since then has grown exponentially. The internet boom allowed companies to provide their clients with all kinds of discounts and rebate on various goods. Today, we’re living in another technology […]

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What you should know about consumer prices and the financial magic of living like a minimalist

Happy Wednesday, MarketWatchers! Here are your top personal finance stories of the day. Personal Finance My father is moving to a retirement community — what do we do with his $1.8 million home? This son and daughter wonder whether they should sell, rent or wait to inherit it. My secret tax weapon costs 99 cents […]

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DCC: Distributed Banking, Future of the Financial Industry

Bitcoinist.net · February 17, 2018 · 1:00 pm A storm of dramatic change is yet to sweep the banking industry. In the most unprecedented revolution in centuries, blockchain will exert significant impacts on reforming the obsolete institutional system. Therefore, distributed banking public chain, just like DCC, will ultimately dominate the future financial industry model. In […]

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PR: World Blockchain Forum Brings Global Blockchain Elite to Dubai

This is a paid press release, which contains forward looking statements, and should be treated as advertising or promotional material. Bitcoin.com does not endorse nor support this product/service. Bitcoin.com is not responsible for or liable for any content, accuracy or quality within the press release. Dubai, UAE Following the historic response to sister event The […]

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Passing the Buck – Visa Blames Coinbase for ‘Erroneous’ Error that Overcharged Customers, Drained Accounts

Adam James · February 16, 2018 · 11:30 am As was previously reported, Coinbase – one of the most popular digital currency exchanges – experienced one of the more egregious errors in recent cryptocurrency history by duplicating users’ past debit/credit card and bank purchases, effectively siphoning money from accounts without authorization. The costly error reportedly […]

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Financial Regulators Are Unable to Control the Crypto Market

Julio Gil-Pulgar · February 16, 2018 · 6:00 pm All over the world, legislators, financial experts, and academics are bewildered by the spectacular growth of Bitcoin and the cryptocurrency market. They now realize that financial regulatory agencies lack sufficient experience and authority with cryptocurrencies; therefore, these agencies are unable to perform their oversight duties. As a […]

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