What am I doing with my Crypto?

What am I doing with my Crypto?

I've been sampling and buying various Crypto over the last year and I'm excited for the opportunity to learn and share this experience.


Dogecoin for Dummies

10 May 2021 1 minute read 2 comments Global-B

Yep. It's for Dummies. Tim Fries of the Tokenist at token.com wrote a great article a few months back.  Check it out at: https://tokenist.com/dogecoin-trades-above-0-54-but-will-never-be-a-viable-asset/ The remainder of my post will be a ranting on t...

Where is my SPARK?!? Flare was supposed to drop some FLR for my Ripple XRP!!!

2 May 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Global-B

Holders of Ripple (XRP) back in December 2020 were included in a "snapshot" that will result in the issuance of a new token. That token is Spark (FLR) from the Flare Network. Multiple sources suggest that the airdrop will occur during quarter 2 of 20...

ETH staking on Coinbase. They said 7.5%! But now it's 6!

2 May 2021 1 minute read 4 comments Global-B

My original post is here: https://www.publish0x.com/what-am-i-doing-with-my-crypto/75-percent-to-stake-eth-on-coinbase-xdnmmmq Coinbase has pulled a fast one on its users.  Long advertised interest on staked ETH was set at 7.5%.  But now that the off...

ChainLink (LINK) and Binance USD (BUSD) are now earning interest on BlockFi!

15 Mar 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Global-B

Chainlink and Binance USD are now supported by BlockFi as of 2 March 2021! Deposit LINK to a BlockFi account and earn 5.5% interest annually. Deposit BUSD and earn a fantastic 8.6%!  This is currently the rate that BlockFi is paying on both USDC and...

Decentralized Dogecoin Swaps? Really?

15 Mar 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Global-B

The Atomic Swap is out there for Doge enthusiasts.   Komodo went live with DogeDEX on 1 March.  It runs on AtomicDEX and is available on mobile or desktop. One must assume that this means of Doge trading and acquisition must be intended to fill a voi...

Cuban, Schiff, Bitcoin and Gold. "Gold is Dead"

4 Mar 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Global-B

Marc Cuban has expressed via social media that Peter Schiff's attitude concerning Bitcoin is antiquated and he should "move on" because "gold is dead" as a store of value.  Mr. Cuban's comments were presented in the vein of helping Mr. Schiff underst...

7.5% to stake ETH on Coinbase?!

27 Feb 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Global-B

Coinbase will be offering users the opportunity to stake ETH for up to 7.5% APR.  Join the waitlist! Some enthusiasts may complain about Coinbase as being a bit too mainstream, but it is one of the best onramps to the crypto highway for beginners and...

Mastercard is on board with Crypto, too!

12 Feb 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Global-B

MasterCard has reported that they will also begin supporting crypto on directly on their network. In the Q4 earnings conference call discussion, MasterCard CEO Michael Miebach says MC is planning on adding digital currencies on their network.  The in...

The Etoro ship may be sinking.

9 Feb 2021 1 minute read 1 comment Global-B

Many, if not all users, are currently unable to sell or close their crypto positions on the trading platform.  Customer service and chat are also currently unavailable for many if not all.  Hopefully this is not a sign that users will be depleted of...

Robinhood's "update on market conditions"

28 Jan 2021 1 minute read 3 comments Global-B

Whether or not you believe the Reddit GameStop thing is crazy or not, all must admit the craziness is exposing a few cracks in the way the business of Wall Street is conducted. Lots of discontent has been expressed over Robinhood's move to slow down...