DeFi from Afar

DeFi from Afar

Taking an high level overview of a variety of different DeFi projects.

Midas Investments - Passive Crypto Ecosystem

24 May 2022 1 minute read 0 comments Wbrumbaugh

What is Midas Investments? Midas Investments is a custodial crypto-investment platform for staking core crypto assets and DeFi markets. Investors receive access to the vast range of crypto-assets, swap feature, and yield-automated-portfolios on the p...

Morning Reflections from a Former Financial Advisor: "If I could go back, I would buy Amazon"

20 Aug 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Wbrumbaugh

"If I could go back in time I would buy Amazon (insert any big tech name)." This has to be one of the most frequent comments I would hear as a financial advisor. Back when Amazon was trading at $2.00 a share, nobody fully understood the potential tha...

From Skeptic to Believer

17 Aug 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Wbrumbaugh

Coming from the financial services industry, especially in the Midwest, the idea of cryptocurrencies and  portfolio allocation is almost unheard of and really you would be considered an outsider even if you thought about it. So I'll speak from a ver...

Creating Income in a Digital World - Faucets and Staking and Blogging, OH MY!

12 Aug 2021 3 minute read 2 comments Wbrumbaugh

If you happened to read Part I of leaving my corporate finance job, you'd know that I quit with no backup job. My only income would be whatever I was able to produce from capital gains. After a couple of weeks I quickly realized that maybe my life a...

I quit my job in the middle of a crypto drop - Part I

11 Aug 2021 2 minute read 1 comment Wbrumbaugh

Adios Corporate! So here's a little context, this morning I was enjoying time in bed with my 1 year old daughter and wife, both of whom almost died 13 months ago. Due to complications from labor, my daughter spent 2 weeks in the NICU and my wife spe...