Bitcoin

Bitcoin Prices With Bitcoin prices fluctuating as many expect them to—with large, unexpected shifts upward and downward—investors interested in making money off the cryptocurrency are keeping their ears to the ground in anticipation of any Bitcoin news that may tip them off as to which way the wind…

Where is Bitcoin Headed? Some analysts refuse to make a Bitcoin price prediction for 2017. They say the “right” words but, when push comes to shove, they don’t give us a concrete Bitcoin price target. I suspect it is because they don’t understand the technology. I made that…

Why Bitcoin Prices Are So Volatile Anyone interested in cryptocurrencies has seen strange terms like “Bitcoin split,” “BIP 148 UASF Bitcoin,” and “Bitcoin SegWit.” What do they mean? More importantly, are they connected to the sudden increase in Bitcoin volatility? The short answer to the second question is…

Why Is Bitcoin Volatile? Bitcoin prices are not known for their stability, which is odd, considering that the currency’s end goal is to “replace fiat money.” That goal is likely to go unfulfilled if Bitcoin volatility remains this high, because no one holds onto cash that can drop…

3 Ways to Invest in Bitcoin I’ve heard Bitcoin is an amazing investment. Didn’t [insert name here] make a fortune off it? Also, do you know how I can buy some? Is there anything I should know first? I get these questions all the time.In order, the answers…

Why Is Bitcoin Dropping? There are more swings in the value of Bitcoin than in The Planet of the Apes, yet there’s no denying that the cryptocurrency is a wealth machine. It has turned regular folks into millionaires and millionaires into billionaires. How can you not be bullish…

Bitcoin vs Ethereum Can End One of Two Ways The funny thing about technology is that you never quite know where it leads. I’m sure that Satoshi Nakamoto (the mysterious founder of Bitcoin) had no idea what his creation would spawn, much less that it would one day…

Bitcoin Price Forecast 2018 Can you fathom a measly $50.00 investment turning into a whopping $2.0-million hoard in just under eight years? I can’t! But it happened! The earliest investors saw a staggering 40,000% gain in Bitcoin prices since this cryptocurrency first went into circulation in 2009. If you're…

Bitcoin Basics Explained for New Investors “Now what the heck is Bitcoin?” asked my cousin, bustling into the coffee shop where I sat sipping on my coffee. I'll put it mildly; my cousin is not the savviest of people. Answering that question meant I had to start from the…

Is Bitcoin Legal or Illegal? Hopes were crushed and dreams shattered when the Winklevoss Bitcoin ETF got rejected by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission this month. Legal issues surrounding Bitcoin were once again in question. While the Bitcoin community continues to strive to commercialize Bitcoin, the average Joe…

Gold vs Bitcoin 2017 Bitcoin prices have officially outpaced gold prices per ounce for the first time in the currency's history. With the bitcoin price in 2017 trading above gold prices, you have a day that cryptocurrency lovers have longed for and bullion bulls have long feared. Indeed,…

Ethereum vs Bitcoin Digital currencies have proved to be lucrative for tech-wise traders, but where should you put your money in 2017: Ethereum or Bitcoin? Both the Ethereum value and the Bitcoin value have skyrocketed in recent years. In order to figure out which of them is headed for…

Bitcoin Price Forecast 2017 After years of volatility, the Bitcoin price forecast is finally on an upward trek through 2017 and beyond. In just five years, the Bitcoin price (BTC price) rose from a few cents to over $1,000, which should give you some sense as to how much…

Bitcoin Price Can Triple, Some Experts Believe Bitcoin entrepreneur Vinny Lingham has made a rather bold prediction: that the Bitcoin price (BTC price) will rise to the $3,000 range later this year and then become a true powerhouse. In contrast to that daring and rosy picture, Lingham views trading…

BTC Price Could Fall Further If It Fails in This Key Area  Bitcoin (BTC) took a steep hit on Thursday, falling 13% by early afternoon trading. But more worrisome for the long-term outlook of the BTC price is that some are denouncing the currency as underperforming in one…

Bitcoin Price Flashback It may be 2017, but for Bitcoin (BTC) investors, it's looking a lot like 2013. That's when the Bitcoin price reached its all-time high then promptly crashed, collapsing by nearly 50% within a month. Thursday's fall is a sight less calamitous, but the cryptocurrency did…

Bitcoin: I Hate It, but I Love It The media is abuzz about Bitcoin (BTC) and the Bitcoin price, and with good reason. This cryptocurrency is revisiting a major milestone in the price, which was set in November 2013, and the developments—or lack thereof—with regards to the Winklelvoss's Bitcoin…

Bitcoin (BTC) Is on the Rise The Bitcoin price (BTC price) has recently hit the $1,000 level, a threshold that the cryptocurrency hasn't been near since late 2013. The Bitcoin price rose nearly 130% in 2016, spurred on by political instability in several countries and the devaluation of…

Will China Push Bitcoin Price Over $1,000? China has had quite the 2016. Between being a large target of much of the animus in President-elect Donald Trump's election campaign, and the country's struggles with its currency, the yuan, all has not been quiet on the Eastern Front, financially…