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 sell cryptocurrency?

Selling your cryptocurrency can be very simple. In this post, I’m going to run through the steps of doing so. Here’s a quick summary of what this process looks like: Crypto from wallet > Cryptocurrency Exchange > Sell (different variations of this exist) > Send to wallet/Bank account When to sell and when not to…

Is Using Cryptocurrencies for Overseas Money Transfers the Way Forward?

The international money transfer industry has benefited significantly by the arrival of several FinTech companies over the last couple of decades. They have succeeded in making cross-border fund transfers quicker and more cost effective. However, three older players – Western Union, MoneyGram, and Ria Money Transfer – still account for around 25% of the entire…

How to get free cryptocurrency?

We all love free things, but is it possible to get free cryptocurrency? In short, the answer is yes, but there is a catch. Before I get into that, let’s look at the difference between earning and getting free cryptocurrency. These two methods are very similar, but I feel that earning cryptocurrency relates more to…