Bitcoin (BTC) News, Price Predictions and Opinions

Bitcoin (BTC)

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Bitcoin (BTC) is a pioneering digital currency invented by a yet-unknown individual or group of individuals presented as Satoshi Nakamoto. Early development began in 2008, during the financial crisis of 2008, with the landmark paper titled “Bitcoin: A Peer-to-Peer Electronic Cash System” being released on October 31, 2008. The primary purpose of Bitcoin is in the space of P2P financial transactions, though some supporters envision it more as a store of value.

Often called “Digital Gold” for its monetary properties which are similar to gold, the enduring popularity and market resilience of Bitcoin has encouraged the growth of other cryptocurrencies, and as a result it has come to be known as the “mother” or “father” of all cryptocurrencies. Initially limited to all but the most ardent technology enthusiasts, Bitcoin was responsible for convincing the masses that a P2P financial system devoid of middlemen and centralized was in fact possible, a characteristic made possible through its Proof-of-Work consensus algorithm which incentivized good behavior.

Since its inception in early 2009, Bitcoin has been through a number of changes and incidents, yet continues to thrive as the most popular token in the cryptocurrency market. This includes the famous Mt. Gox incident and several such cycles of price spikes and drops. The enduring nature of Bitcoin is a quality that is highly cherished by its proponents. Many tokens have been inspired by it, including similarly envisioned token Litecoin (LTC), which is often said to be the silver to Bitcoin’s gold. Because of the popularity and established nature of Bitcoin, it is often the base pair with which other cryptocurrencies are traded.

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Federal Reserve Will Cause 2021 Bitcoin Dumps (Diamond Hands)

13 Feb 2021 3 minute read 32 comments AlucardLife

As we all know, no investment goes up in a straight line. But there is literally no reason for bitcoin to not go up in a straight line for the next 6 months. Billions of institutional money is publicly flowing in. Private citizens are openly defying...

Paying Taxes in Bitcoin and Ethereum Possible in Switzerland Canton of Zug from 2021

4 Sep 2020 1 minute read 52 comments Abhimanyu Krishnan

Citizens and businesses in the Swiss canton of Zug will be able to pay taxes in Bitcoin (BTC) and Ethereum (ETH) from 2021, following a partnership between authorities and Zug-based crypto broker and custodian Bitcoin Suisse, according to a report pu...

Will Bitcoin’s Price Peak at $90,000 in April? Stock-to-Flow Says . . .

29 Mar 2021 1 minute read 20 comments MarkHelfman

  In a recent article,Could Bitcoin's Bull Market End Next Month?, I projected market expectations for bitcoin’s price into the future and compared the results to historical indicators of market cycle peaks. Guess what? If those expectations come tru...

The Most Common Bitcoin Mistake

16 Jan 2021 3 minute read 34 comments johnwege

Most everyone in the cryptocurrency markets has made a fair share of mistakes; myself included. But there is one easily avoidable stake that most of us have probably made at some point or another.  By avoiding this mistake it will guarantee that your...

Always Stick To This Bitcoin Plan!

4 Mar 2021 2 minute read 20 comments johnwege

Have you ever woke up in the middle of the night; with the worry that you may not have enough bitcoin!? I have. Multiple times. If all of the predictions for bitcoin do come true by many of the "bitcoin experts" and macro investors; then there will b...

The Risks of Lending Out Your Bitcoin

15 Apr 2021 4 minute read 13 comments johnwege

This year has been incredibly exciting. With the price of bitcoin establishing a new all-time high in the mid $60,000s range.  And it is still only April.  During previous bull runs; bitcoin's largest parabolic movements have typically happened towar...

Set & Forget Ways To Earn Passive BTC

10 Jun 2021 3 minute read 48 comments Sapphire

Passive Is BestWhen prices drop, the best thing to do is to have passive mechanisms earning you BTC. There is something that many people seem to overlook when it comes to earning additional BTC and that is that this is not liveable or instantly meani...

My Crypto Earnings This Month (January)

1 Feb 2021 7 minute read 34 comments johnwege

It is once again my favorite time of the month; the time that I calculate my monthly crypto earnings. Recently I have been feeling extremely bullish and because of that feeling I have put even more effort into my blogging during the month of January;...

Why Growing Your Crypto Passive Income is So Important TODAY!

30 Jul 2021 4 minute read 16 comments johnwege

If you have been following me for any duration of time, you will probably already know that my two favorite things are bitcoin and also growing my passive income.  Bitcoin in my opinion, is the best way to save your money and gives you a real chance...

Binance For Professionals 👉 What Is Binance Pay?

6 Jun 2021 2 minute read 21 comments Cryptonator`s

Besides the Binance Visa Card, you can also use Binance Pay to perform cryptocurrency payments. Binance Pay is a service that allows you to pay and get paid in cryptocurrencies. It´s a special Binance feature that many users are not aware of. That´s...