3 Lessons Learned From The Crypto Sell-Off

The recent sell-off in cryptocurrency has been eye-watering. Bitcoin BTC lost more than 70% of its value since November highs, and Celsius, a lending platform, announced that it would be pausing a significant portion of its activity. The broader market volatility seems set to continue, and the digital currency ecosystem is bracing itself for more…

Economic Concerns Continue

Key Takeaways Gas Prices Keep Climbing More Jobs Lost Crypto Woes Persist Keep Things In Perspective It was a rough week last week and so far this morning, markets are not offering too many signs of optimism. The S&P 500 is now down 18% for the year while the Nasdaq if off 27%, putting it…

What The Merge Means For Investors

AFP via Getty Images Key takeaways Ethereum completed its first successful test merger for a long-awaited software transition on Wednesday The entire Ethereum network is expected to officially transition in August Investors and developers are optimistic about Ethereum’s future despite native coin ether being down 50% YTD Some analysts predict that ether could hit $2,000…

Cryptocurrency Bill Will Mitigate Key Risks For Web3 Investors, If It Can Pass

Senator Cynthia Lummis, a Republican from Wyoming, left, speaks during the DC Blockchain Summit in Washington, D.C., US, on Tuesday, May 24, 2022. The summit is gathering the most influential people focused on public policy for digital asset and blockchain innovations, according to the organizers. Photographer: Valerie Pleasch/Bloomberg © 2022 Bloomberg Finance LP What Happened…

The Coming War Over Crypto Regulation

The Hardin Generating Station, a coal-fired power plant that also houses thousands of computers used … [+] in cryptocurrency “mining,” is seen on April 20, 2022, in Hardin, Montana. (AP Photo/Matthew Brown) ASSOCIATED PRESS On Tuesday, Senators Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) and Cynthia Lummis (R-WY) released bipartisan legislation aimed at clarifying the role of digital assets…

Why Crypto Is Poison For Your 401(k)

YOSHIKAZU TSUNO/AFP via Getty Images) AFP via Getty Images You’ve probably seen how most major cryptocurrencies took a nosedive in recent weeks. Were you counting on crypto to fund your retirement? According to Bloomberg, crypto is toxic for long-term investors: “Cryptocurrencies are the exact opposite of a prudent investment: They’re volatile, have little practical use…