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Crypto as a reference in your CV?

24 Mar 2022 2 minute read 4 comments handtalk5

Part of my job is recruiting and expanding our team. I am reviewing CVs on a daily basis and have seen the weirdest things. People still seem to think I am interested in their hobbies when deciding whether or not to invite them for a job interview. D...

Coinmarketcap Airdrops are Expensive for Participants

2 Jun 2021 3 minute read 0 comments handtalk5

We have been here before I remember the early months of 2018 when the ICO craze was raging and each and every MINT student released their own whitepaper, most not even caring (nor knowing) how the solution they were describing could possibly be imple...

What will happen to your crypto when you die?

23 May 2021 4 minute read 1 comment handtalk5

I deliberately called this ‘when you die’ and not ‘if you died’. With death being pretty much the only inevitable thing in our lifes, it is astonishing how little most people are prepared for it. Perhaps, most people think that they still have decade...

Why I just sold all my Crypto

20 May 2021 6 minute read 5 comments handtalk5

I already hear you guys calling me out and shouting names. ‘Paper hand’, ‘FUD noob’, ‘boomer in love with the elite’ anything else? Let me clarify something: I am with crypto for more than 4 years now and it has caused me many sleepless nights and a...

If history repeats (again) this is where Bitcoin is going

18 May 2021 2 minute read 23 comments handtalk5

Altcoins are still holding, some of them even at new all-time highs but Bitcoin is already declining signaling the end of the current bull run. Some are blaming Elon Musk for market manipulation. I believe he is just a catalyst for what was going to...

Did you know KuCoin had a Dust feature?

5 May 2021 1 minute read 5 comments handtalk5

Do you trade a lot? If you do, you will at one point be left with several scrap sums of different coins in your exchange wallets, that are too small to withdraw and too small to trade. But the sum of them could still be worth several full dollars. Ev...

Avoid these three Mistakes I have made during the last Bull-Run

23 Mar 2021 3 minute read 0 comments handtalk5

Dear community, as I have stated in my recent article of the Financial Goals 2021 initiative, I have shredded ~5 ETH worth of crypto during the last bull run, or rather during its downfall. Since we might be nearing that situation again in the b...

Official German Corona/COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate based on Ethereum and IOTA – Mass Adoption is here – IBM on board!

10 Mar 2021 1 minute read 0 comments handtalk5

A huge announcement dropped into my newsfeed yesterday. Apparently, after the usual period of inactivity, German politicians realized that a solution for certifying vaccinations is required, after all. Quite a thing to realize over a year in a pandem...

The Passive Income Train – Hive is missing it!

8 Mar 2021 4 minute read 2 comments handtalk5

  According to Google Trends the interest in ‘passive income’ more than tripled over the past five years.   And while the crypto savvy are caught up in the DeFi and NFT craze the regular bourgeois in their thirties is getting excited about the FIRE ...

Build a Crash-Proof Crypto Portfolio with Dividend Coins

28 Feb 2021 5 minute read 0 comments handtalk5

Making profit is easy in a bull market. But what when the sentiment turns and your assets’ value starts declining? Unsurprisingly, the stock market posed the same question more than once and has already come up with a solution. Investing in solid but...