The Part Time Economist

Hi everyone. I'm just a simple man trying to make my way in the universe. I'm currently finishing up my MBA and hope to learn / share information on this platform.

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The Part Time Economist

Sai vs Dai - My Strategy for Maximizing Interest Rates

5 hours ago 6 minute read The Part Time Economist $2.07 tipped

Congratulations! You have upgraded your old Sai to the new Multi-Collateral Dai (MCD) and you are ready to lend the new Dai on your favorite DeFi platform. You log into Fulcrum and see that the new Dai has an amazing....0% interest rate?? "No worries...

Multi-Collateral Dai Is Live - Here's How to Upgrade Sai

3 days ago 2 minute read The Part Time Economist $1.94 tipped

The new Multi-Collateral Dai just launched a few hours ago, and it is now possible to upgrade from your old Dai (Sai) to the new Multi-Collateral Dai (MCD) by visiting https://migrate.makerdao.com/. As promised in my previous article, I will show you...

DeFi Lending With Fulcrum

4 days ago 2 minute read The Part Time Economist $2.48 tipped

Welcome back everyone.  It has been said that variety is the spice of life, and DeFi platforms are no exception. There are a growing number of different decentralized financial lending platforms that each offer a slightly different set of benefits, u...

Multi-Collateral Dai Starts Monday - Here's What You Need to Know

1 week ago 5 minute read The Part Time Economist $2.71 tipped

On the 18th of November, MakerDAO will be launching the new and improved Multi-Collateral DAI. For those of you who aren't familiar with Dai, it is one of the leading stable coins and is "minted" when users lock ETH into a collateralized debt positio...

Exchange ERC-20 Tokens With Uniswap

1 week ago 3 minute read The Part Time Economist $2.68 tipped

The Uniswap protocol is a decentralized exchange that allows users to easily exchange ERC-20 tokens on the Ethereum blockchain. Uniswap offers many advantages over traditional centralized exchanges and does not require KYC verification, trading fees...

Withdraw BAT from Uphold

1 week ago 1 minute read The Part Time Economist $2.00 tipped

After using the Brave Browser for several months, I finally got my first rewards deposited into my Uphold wallet this week. I am thankful to have finally received BAT; however, there could be many reasons why someone would want to transfer their cryp...

Minimizing Fees on Crypto Exchanges

2 weeks ago 2 minute read The Part Time Economist $1.27 tipped

Navigating Crypto Exchange Fees My original intent for this article was to create a step-by-step guide showing you how to open an account and trade crypto on the Kraken cryptocurrency exchange. Kraken has much lower trading fees than Coinbase Pro, b...

Exchange Crypto With Coinbase Pro (Beginner Tutorial)

2 weeks ago 2 minute read The Part Time Economist $1.99 tipped

Cryptocurrency exchanges allow you easily convert one cryptocurrency into another crypto, but why is this useful? Perhaps you currently hold Bitcoin, but you need a small amount of ETH to pay for a gas fee on a decentralized website. Or, maybe you ha...

Chasing Higher Interest Rates in DeFi

2 weeks ago 5 minute read The Part Time Economist $2.62 tipped

In the Beginner's Guide to Choosing a DeFi Platform, I mentioned that stable coins such as DAI and USDC earn considerably more interest than coins like BAT, Bitcoin, and Ethereum. It is possible to chase higher interest rates by converting BTC (and o...

Ballet Cryptocurrency Wallet Review

3 weeks ago 4 minute read The Part Time Economist $1.87 tipped

Today I have the honor of sharing with you the world's first multi-currency non-electronic hardware wallet for all of your favorite cryptocurrencies. The Ballet cryptocurrency wallet is a simple, credit card shaped wallet that allows you to easily st...