Sirwin
Sirwin

Staking vs Lending Crypto - What's The Difference, and Does It Matter?


Staking and lending are both ways of earning additional passive cryptocurrency income and many beginners can easily confuse the two. Although staking and lending are similar in that they allow users to earn additional crypto, they differ in several important ways including risks, benefits, and utility. In this post, I'll give a beginner's overview of the differences between staking and lending. As always everything in this post is my own opinion, is not financial advice, and is not an endorsement or dis-endorsement of any coins, projects, or companies.

 

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The Part Time Economist
The Part Time Economist

Hi everyone. I'm just a simple man trying to make my way in the universe. I am passionate about cryptocurrency and hope that I can make at least some small contribution towards promoting wider crypto adoption and understanding.


The Part Time Economist
The Part Time Economist

Hi everyone. This is just a place for me to post some of my thoughts and analysis. I hope that someone finds them useful.

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