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My New Passion - Crypto - BTC, ETH, ADA, Oh My!

My New Passion - Crypto - BTC, ETH, ADA, Oh My!

Life is about perspectives and how you choose to see the world. The pandemic has been awful for so many...but opportunities arises out of hardship. I lost my job at DLA Piper - second biggest firm in the world - during the pandemic. Sucked, however, it did give me TIME. Time to read, time to think, time for many things I wouldn't have had on my normal robotic path as a corporate lawyer. I discovered the world of crypto during that time and now I'm hooked.


Follow Up - QNT and CakeDefi

9 Aug 2021 1 minute read 1 comment Michael Carlson

Morning cryptofamily! I guess we are all happy to see the cryptoverse doing so well this morning. Gotta be honest, I much prefer slow and steady over extreme movements, but I will take the rise. I think the fact that the Senate didn't rubber stamp so...

QNT and Liquidity Pools - Thoughts?

30 Jul 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Michael Carlson

So, QNT - I missed the boat a little on this one as I kept trying to juggle funds around. I finally got in a few days ago and there is so much good stuff to read out there about this cryptocurrency - it's basically an overledger that enables interope...

What Are We Doing Now, Cryptofamily?

21 Jul 2021 1 minute read 6 comments Michael Carlson

Ok, so I have been out of the country for a few weeks at our vacation home / investment property in Costa Rica. This was our first time down there owning a property, but this is an 18 year dream come true for me. I worked my butt off to save and crea...

Painful Lessons, but Important!

1 Jul 2021 1 minute read 2 comments Michael Carlson

Diverting away from investments for a second to focus on some life lessons I just learned Most of my life, I have been a high powered attorney and I always believed I could easily analyze any situation  - negotiating, drafting, you name it. Now, in m...

LET'S ALL JUST TAKE A DEEP BREATH - Updated for early moment freak out.

22 Jun 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Michael Carlson

Good morning, everyone! No blog or links to articles in this post. Let's consider it a moment of self reflection when it comes to, really, most things in life. Everything really is about balance in everything we do - investing, enjoyment and even par...

ATOS - Day #2 - Up at least when my crypto is down

21 Jun 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Michael Carlson

Hey everyone! This is one of those days that I just don't look at my cryptoverse portfolio. My strategy is generally to BUY AND HOLD because I believe in the fundamentals of the projects - ADA and MATIC are perfect examples of those (IMHO). This is s...

ATOS - At least check it out

20 Jun 2021 1 minute read 6 comments Michael Carlson

I hate waking up to seeing red all over my cryptocurrency portfolio. Seems like every day, traditional analysts compare this to the dot com bubble. I just don’t see it the same way. The underlying technology is the driver and its global (not Silicon...

Crypto is the future, but I have some stocks that are crushing it with tons of room to grow!

18 Jun 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Michael Carlson

I love what the future offers as far as cryptocurrencies and decentralization. We are witnessing a revolution unlike any other in our lifetimes. One day, physical borders and even office spaces will potentially become irrelevant. Regardless, we are s...

Let's Talk Crypto (ADA, MATIC, ETH...) and Other Good Stuff

17 Jun 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Michael Carlson

Hello all! I just wanted to take the time to let everyone know that I have now started my own business called MJCarlsonStrategies (website coming). Please feel free to check out my LinkedIn profile at https://www.linkedin.com/in/michaelcarlson0822 an...

Not All About Crypto, but What Some Financial Freedom Can Offer

2 Jun 2021 1 minute read 2 comments Michael Carlson

Ok, I am finally back on the grid after a week away. For the first time in I can't remember when, I separated myself from my little electronic leash. My wife and I picked up our older son in South Carolina and road tripped back to Houston over 5 days...