Crypto Blog by MonkeyBusiness
Crypto Blog by MonkeyBusiness

Crypto Blog by MonkeyBusiness

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I just tried Strike, the app that let's you purchase BTC and make transactions on the Lightning Network with no fees

13 Sep 2021 1 minute read 4 comments monkeybusiness

OK, I might be late to the game here, but I just learned about an app called Strike.  Like many other apps in this category, it allows you to purchase, sell, pay with, and basically transact in Bitcoin; however, the platform uses the Lightning Networ...

BTC bull Mike Novogratz recommeds you hold more gold than bitcoin

10 Jul 2020 1 minute read 4 comments monkeybusiness

This is not going to be a Gold vs. Bitcoin post.  I promise! If you are into crypto investments you surely have heard of Mike Novogratz.  It might, however, surprise you that he recently recommended people hold more gold than bitcoin in their portfol...

Important Ledger Live update

3 Jun 2020 1 minute read 0 comments monkeybusiness

Ledger just released an important update to their desktop and mobile versions of the Ledger Live application.  If you are using a Ledger wallet, this one applies to you.  The new update, version 2.4.1, upgrades the Ledger Bitcoin app to version 1.4.2...

Earn crypto tokens each time you search the internet using your favorite search engine!

21 May 2020 1 minute read 3 comments monkeybusiness

I am assuming you have heard of the Brave browser by now (don't tell me you didn't!) and you are familiar with earning BAT token rewards.  In case you haven't, have a look here: brave.com. Now, did you know that in a similar way you earn BAT tokens w...

Trade crypto-to-crypto in Lumi wallet for free through May 28th 2020

20 May 2020 1 minute read 0 comments monkeybusiness

  Lumi wallet is now offering commission free crypto to crypto trades through May 28th, 2020.  You can get your free wallet at https://lumiwallet.com.  Android and iPhone clients are also available. Lumi wallet supports the following cryptocurrencie...

Tax season is upon us - don't forget about the FinCen FBAR!

15 Feb 2020 4 minute read 1 comment monkeybusiness

To start, let me disclose that I am not a financial advisor, tax advisor, or an accountant.  I am just a regular guy working an 8 to 5 job that also likes to trade cryptocurrencies on the side while staying on the right side of the law. The law, the...

Voice - the new EOSIO based social media platform - is now Live!

14 Feb 2020 1 minute read 0 comments monkeybusiness

If you are one of the many who have been eagerly awaiting on the beta app of Voice to go live, well... today is the day!  As of 2/14/2020 Voice is now up and running, though by invite only.   What is Voice? Voice is a new social media app that aims t...

Why do people still fall for obvious scams?

14 Feb 2020 2 minute read 1 comment monkeybusiness

I've recently started watching a number of YouTube channels that either expose or simply waste scammers' time.  For pure entertainment I recommend you take a look at some of the videos by IRLrosie, Trilogy Media, Pleasant Green, and Kitboga among man...