Borrow & Lend with Bitcoin. Breaking down the Borders with Haven Investor

September 27th, 2015|

Previously if you required a loan to buy a car, start or fund a business, you would have no other option than to approach your local bank and hope they would lend you the money on whatever terms they set. With the internet, and more recently the rise of peer to peer lending there are […]

Bitcoin Fever Spreads Across Brazil

September 27th, 2015|

Brazil’s economic difficulties aren’t quite on par with those of troubled neighbors Venezuela and Argentina, however, it isn’t that far behind. According to data from the country’s national statistics office (IBGE), consumer price inflation in Brazil has hit record high of 9.57 percent, as measured by Brazil’s IPCA index.
These high inflation rates greatly decrease the […]

Rise of cryptocurrencies like bitcoin begs question: what is money?

September 27th, 2015|

When you begin to delve into the question of what money really is, you must be prepared for some metaphysics. Money, currencies and other such media of exchange differ markedly in their backgrounds and means of operation, and have changed quite recently into forms that are barely understandable.

For centuries, minted coins not only represented the […]

Bitcoin entrepreneurs see their opportunity in the damaged economies of Greece and Argentina

September 27th, 2015|

Bitcoin aficionados have long wanted to prove the virtual currency is a good replacement for old-school cash.

What better time to press the issue than now, when world governments including Greece and Argentina have struggled to keep their financial systems from collapsing?

Greece is the site of the latest Bitcoin gold rush. (If you can fairly compare […]

Haven Investor: Why Bitcoin is better than Gold as a store of wealth

September 20th, 2015|

Guest post published with Bitbond, the #1 Bitcoin Peer to Peer Lending Provider.

Gold has been used as a store of wealth for the last few thousand years by ancient civilisations. Due to the limitations of its availability, everyone from kings to central banks have previously used gold as the foundation of their wealth. The […]

The Future of Bitcoin and Central Banking

September 20th, 2015|

$22,500 is the amount that would be the balance in your wallet if you had bought $1 in Bitcoins in July 2010 and sold it in November 2013. Bitcoin entered the headlines globally as its value grew fivefold within one month from $200 on the 30th October 2013 to over $1,100 on the 30th November […]

Blockchain: How it works. Must watch Video

September 15th, 2015|

Bitcoin continues to be a controversial digital currency. But the financial world is buzzing about new applications for the blockchain, the underlying technology that makes Bitcoin possible. Here’s how it works.

The State of the P2P Bitcoin Lending Industry

September 14th, 2015|

Chris Grundy of Bitbond provides an update of lending with Bitcoin.
This is a follow up to Stu Lustman’s two part series on Bitcoin P2P lending by Chris Grundy ofBitbond. Chris is an SEO Specialist, Bitcoin obsessive and avid tech fan who has written for a variety of Online publications as well as regularly contributing to […]

Haven Investor: P2P Lending using Bitcoin

September 13th, 2015|

Peer to peer lending using Bitcoin, the world’s most prominent Digital Currency,offers holders of bitcoin a way to earn income through lending to assist in meeting their overall financial goals. Even the lowest returns on peer to peer bitcoin lending handily beat the “safest” bonds. Average annualized returns can vary from 8% (low risk) to 25% (high risk).
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Haven Investor: Invest in Bitcoin

September 12th, 2015|

Bitcoin is a digital currency, created and held electronically. No one controls it. They are not printed like US dollars or Euros but they are produced by people and businesses all around the world, using software that solves mathematical problems. The most important characteristic, and the thing that makes it different to conventional/paper money, is […]