Hard forks vs. soft forks – what do both mean in the world of crypto?

The world of crypto is finally getting mainstream recognition – at least to some degree. Back when blockchain and Bitcoin were created in 2008, no one trusted the technology. However, slowly things changed for the crypto world. Now, the market capitalization of Bitcoin is around 120 billion USD. In the UK alone, 1.1 million people…

How to buy cryptocurrency on Binance?

Binance is by far one the most popular cryptocurrency exchanges and is available to users worldwide. All the more reason for me to show you how to buy on Binance all the crypto you ever need. How to buy on Binance? Step by step Step #1 – Register an account with Binance This process might…

Which Bitcoin wallet should South Africans use?

If you’re a crypto investor in South Africa and you want to find out which Bitcoin wallet to use, should you use one specifically for South Africans? We South Africans typically think that we should do things differently than the rest of the world. Actually, we do already, we’ve got a government, laws, country, and…

How to buy Bitcoin in South Africa

I’ve wanted to create a guide on “how to buy Bitcoin in South Africa” for quite some time now. Why? Well, I’m actually from South Africa and understand first hand the intricacies of buying BTC in ZA. By the way, BTC is short for Bitcoin. No doubt, there are already many blog posts covering this topic….

How long does it take to sell Bitcoin?

So, how long does it take to sell Bitcoin? The real answer is, it depends. In this post, I’ll take a look at different trading situations where you can sell BTC in almost an instant and others not so much. Demand & supply The crypto market has grown to such as size that you can…

Get free Tether USDT ($40) with OKEX

Recently I discovered that the OKEX cryptocurrency exchange is given away $40 in Tether or USDT for new users signing up the exchange. If you don’t know what Tether is, it’s a stable coin, one you can really use in this crazy volatile crypto market. Here’s a video that explains what Tether is. Important note: There…

Everything you need to know about the Bittrex Wallet

If you’ve read any of my other Bittrex related blog posts, you’ll know I’m a fan of the exchange. In this post, I wanted to cover a topic that isn’t very exciting, but that’s still very important: the Bittrex wallet. For me personally, using the Bittrex online wallet is very simple and user-friendly. I think…