Jumping the Wall

Jumping the Wall

A Canadian living in China, trying to jump over the great (fire)wall. It's the beginning stage of my crypto investment journey and I've already hit some snags... Being out here for 14 years has taught me a few things and one of the most important ones is that you don't ask first. You make a move and see if you get away with it. The first challenge has been buying crypto. The regulations are set but they differ for us.


Parting ways with the Hammer and Sickle.

24 Jun 2022 1 minute read 1 comment AlaChine

It has been a while since writing my first blog post named Jumping the Wall.  There have been many stages to this journey navigating the crypto markets, being part of IM Academy, learning the financial markets and learning to be a day trader (I curre...

First few weeks and it's been a trip (part 3)

28 Jan 2021 1 minute read 1 comment AlaChine

This is how I jumped the wall.... and it was simple. After everything I tried failed, I got online with my friend and mentor Uche Ejiogu and told him about my online adventures.  He suggested I switch my phone number with his and give it a go.  It wo...

First few weeks and it's been a trip (part 2)

25 Jan 2021 3 minute read 0 comments AlaChine

Part 2I'm not a writer buy trade so please accept my apologies...   Knowing that I couldn't purchase using the local currencies due to the issues previously mentioned, I needed to find a local person to make the purchase for me.  He convinced me to b...

First few weeks and it's been a trip

23 Jan 2021 1 minute read 1 comment AlaChine

I'm in!  I'm finally in...  My first ever coins purchased, but let me tell you it hasn't been easy.  The difficulties have mounted up and I have spent about 12-15 hours on troubleshooting the system.  I'm not talking about a specific site or app.  I'...