Bitcoin Fever Hits Us Real Estate Market

Bitcoin has been on a roller coaster ride of late, shooting up to nearly $20,000 a piece in mid-December and then dropping sharply around Christmas. At of the end of last year, the digital currency was listed as a way to pay

How blockchain – the technology behind Bitcoin

Las Vegas: One of the many buzzwords at this week’s CES technology show is “blockchain” – the technology underpinning the Bitcoin craze. While Bitcoin is the flash of the moment, there’s growing excitement about how this concept can move beyond digital currency

Is bitcoin harming the environment?

Bitcoin consumes insane amounts of energy for computers to make hyper complex calculations that verify its transactions, adding to global warming. By PATRICK WHITTLE The growth of bitcoin is fueling speculation and debate about the environmental impact of the collective energy needed

Cramer Remix: Why Boeing is a better bet than bitcoin

“Mad Money” host Jim Cramer revealed what he’s recommending over bitcoin, the wildly popular cryptocurrency. Cramer also sat down with the CEO of Denny’s to hear about his reinvention of the old-line diner. In Cramer’s lightning round, he recommended … Source link

Taking on debt to buy bitcoin is a bad idea

Another problem with going into debt for cryptocurrencies is that people will have to pay back their debt before they see sufficient returns, said Erika Safran, founder of Safran Wealth Advisors. That may require tapping other resources, potentially creating further financial trouble.