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What is a crypto exchange and why is it needed?

There are several ways you can buy cryptocurrency: directly from person to person, through ATMs, brokerages...

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Part 2: How can crypto become the finance of the future?

New technology often evokes fear in people, especially if they can’t understand it. Today, we stand at the frontier of a new...

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Part 1: How can crypto become the finance of the future?

Throughout history, people have turned to gold as a safe haven and bolt hole for their money during times of economic...

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The Ins and Outs of Buying your First Crypto

Many believe that the world of cryptocurrencies is only for the tech savvy out there, while...

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Part 3: What is Bitcoin, Blockchain, and Crypto?

If Bitcoin and the Blockchain it uses are like vanilla ice cream, then Ethereum and the Smart Contract Blockchain...

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Part 2: What is Bitcoin, Blockchain, and Crypto?

There are thousands of different cryptocurrencies available on the market today, but still the most recognizable and...

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Part 1: What is Bitcoin, Blockchain, and Crypto?

The crypto universe is ever-expanding and diversifying, built upon a foundation of Blockchains. Blockchain...

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coinpass 2021 Crypto Recap 3/3

When talking about what happened in 2021’s crypto market, the Metaverse topic simply can’t be left out...

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coinpass 2021 Crypto Recap 2/3

If you closely followed the happenings of 2021, you’re likely no stranger to the word NFT. However, if...

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Russian Financial Sanctions: Bitcoin (BTC) to the Rescue?

Russia has been severely sanctioned by western countries following its recent military offensive against Ukraine...

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coinpass 2021 Crypto Recap 1/3

To say that 2021 was a crazy year for the cryptocurrency market is an understatement–so to give you the best overview...

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War Vs. Cryptocurrencies: What to do in Today's Crypto Market?

Everyone has already heard about the Russian-Ukrainian conflict that shook Europe, but how did the crypto..

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The Metaverse Explained

In 1992, Neal Stephenson wrote a fictional novel about a virtual world in cyberspace, where hackers...

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5 Investing Misconceptions in 2022: Why Are They Wrong

Before you start your investing journey, you might’ve heard...

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Top 5 Highly Anticipated Crypto Events and Updates of 2022

2021 was quite an eventful year in the crypto world, but this year won’t be a let-down, either...

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NFTs: What are they and why are they so popular?

NFTs, non-fungible tokens, are the latest craze that have swept the world, generating excitement, opportunity...

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What is Blockchain?

If you’ve ever bought cryptocurrency or you’re thinking about buying some, you've probably heard of the Blockchain...

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An Intro to Crypto

Heard of cryptocurrency, but not sure what it is? Want to buy crypto, but don’t know how? Do you have...

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El Salvador Bitcoin Plans: The Immense Strains on the Bitcoin Network

On June 8, 2021, El Salvador shocked the world—particularly the cryptocurrency industry...

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A History Of DOGE

The cryptocurrency that is based on a meme – Dogecoin – pronounced ‘dohj coin’...

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Why are meme tokens so popular in 2021?

The rise of meme coins in the crypto space was totally unprecedented. People have asked...

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Do You Have To Pay Tax On Cryptocurrency In The UK?

Can the people in the crypto space, especially in The United Kingdom, avoid paying taxes...

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Facebook & Crypto: Boom or Bust?

Since ancient times, people have used trade to simplify exchange between one another. Long before the...

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FCA bans the sale of crypto-derivatives to retail consumers

Will a ban on crypto-derivatives product consumers or push...

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Upcoming Bitcoin Cash (BCH) Fork - November 15th

The coinpass team are aware of the upcoming potential BCH...

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Is Bitcoin Banned in the UK?

The short answer is, no. The UK's Financial Conduct Authority recently stated that they would institute a...

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Regulation on Crypto – UK's opportunity to become the World Leader

Key terms like bitcoin, blockchain & crypto usually go hand in hand with describing the key attributes of...

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Are Cryptocurrencies a Good Investment in 2019?

Cryptocurrencies have seen more than their fair share of news over the past few years from 2017...

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