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Cryptocurrency mentor for absolute beginners, with specific focus on non-digital natives. Customer Communication & Operations Management Consultant for blockchain start-ups.

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Will Facebook's Global Coin bring mass adoption of cryptocurrencies?

13 Jun 2019 3 minute read connecteconomy $5.14 tipped

Facebook recently announced its plans to launch “Global Coin” in 2020.  Should we celebrate this as win on the path to mass adoption of cryptocurrencies? Facebook has over 2 billion monthly active users (if Wikipedia is right). Of course many of the...

DASH keeps innovating: The DASH Investment Foundation

3 Jun 2019 2 minute read connecteconomy $4.59 tipped

Dash is about to launch the world's first ownerless and memberless investment fund.  What?  Yes. Ownerless and memberless.  I can't quite wrap my head around this yet, either, but at the same time this feels really really BIG.  The evolution of the D...

Credit where credit is due: Who REALLY gave Bitcoin value on #pizzaday?

21 May 2019 1 minute read connecteconomy $2.94 tipped

A few days ago a 60 Minutes special came out in the U.S., which gave Bitcoin some mainstream media exposure. Also, Bitcoin Pizza Day is coming up tomorrow, on May 22. In the 60 Minutes episode, Laszlo Hanyecz is being interviewed. He was the one, wh...

The Pillar Wallet: Your new favorite wallet for all your tokens (incl. collectibles!!)

7 May 2019 3 minute read connecteconomy $3.78 tipped

Are you familiar with the Pillar wallet yet?  If not, it's worth checking out, especially if you're a writer here on Publish0x and don't know where to store the tokens you earn. I haven't withdrawn any of my tokens yet, but I will soon - as you can s...

Will the Baby Boomers cause a Crypto Boom?

5 May 2019 3 minute read connecteconomy $2.58 tipped

So, there is good news and bad news...  We've all heard that the next recession is around the corner, but with so many economic and political events around the world, it's not really clear what exactly might cause it and when, and how to protect your...

The Sun Exchange: Make a Difference & Earn Bitcoin

3 May 2019 1 minute read connecteconomy $2.26 tipped

Do you want to do good with crypto? Here's an idea to put your profits of the next bull run to good use! The Sun Exchange This is one of my favorite projects in the crypto space. It allows you to invest in solar cells, which are installed and leased...

When is the right time to invest in cryptocurrencies?

30 Apr 2019 4 minute read connecteconomy $1.58 tipped

Investing is the new saving Now that the world is realizing that saving money in the bank leads to nothing anymore (except heavy losses in purchasing power over time), more and more people are becoming interested in investing.  Many of them are looki...

5 advantages of crypto investing vs. traditional assets

28 Apr 2019 5 minute read connecteconomy $1.33 tipped

While you should never put all your money in crypto, it may be a good idea to put some of it in. Diversification is key. Most people have an "all or nothing" attitude, which is why they think they will either go to the moon with their crypto investm...

Delisting coins - Abuse of power or sign of decentralisation?

19 Apr 2019 2 minute read connecteconomy $1.99 tipped

Over the past week, we've witnessed a sort of tribal war on Twitter, between Craig Wright (founder of Bitcoin Cash SV) - who decided to sue anyone who says that he is NOT Satoshi Nakamoto - and the crypto community. Well, a large part of it, includin...

Cryptocurrencies and the FIRE movement - parallels and differences

13 Apr 2019 2 minute read connecteconomy $1.46 tipped

From Consumer to Investor Are you familiar with the FIRE movement? It stands for Financial Independence - Retire Early.  It basically teaches to build up as little debt as possible, minimize your spending and save as much money as you can, in order t...