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How Do Hardware Wallets Work?

Introduction If you’re on the fence about moving your cryptocurrency to a hardware wallet or have already taken the plunge but want to deepen your

How Hardware Wallet Users Lose Their Bitcoin

Drawing from my experience assisting thousands of customers through, I’ve identified the most frequent scenarios under which individuals lose their crypto stored in hardware wallets.

How to Save on Bitcoin Transactions

Looking to reduce fees on your upcoming Bitcoin transaction? Consider these strategies: Timing is Key: Bitcoin fees are notoriously variable, ranging from $1 in October

Bitcoin is NOT “backed by nothing”

Bitcoin is NOT “backed by nothing.” The value of Bitcoin is supported by the utility of the Bitcoin network. Here’s how: What gives gold its

Survey of Crypto and Defi Scams 2021 Whitepaper

2021 has been another bull market for cryptocurrencies. Unsurprisingly, billions of dollars flowing into an unregulated market have attracted plenty of scammers too. Besides the

How to Protect Yourself From DeFi Platform Hacks

Yesterday, BadgerDAO users had $120 million stolen because the platform was hacked. The current theory is that the hackers injected malicious scripts using Cloudflare. These

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Common types of scams in crypto and DeFi

Sometimes it’s obvious that a scheme is a scam. In other cases, it’s a grey area. For example, are copycat coins, pyramid schemes, and vaporware

Why are there so many scams in crypto?

Original posted at The Bitcoin Consultancy If you can imagine a way to lose money in crypto, I’ve heard it. Since 2017, I’ve heard from thousands

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Stop buying fake Bitcoin wallets!

Every day, I get 10+ Bitcoin wallets that someone “forgot” the password to. Some are worth a few Bitcoin while some have 100,000 (or more!)

Customer Support Links for Popular Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency  Wallets

The following links may help you solve problems with popular wallets on your own: Desktop Wallets JAXX: KeepKey: Ledger Nano S: Multibit: Trezor: Bitcoin Core

Testimonial: Jeffrey Tucker

Jeffrey Tucker is Director of Content for the Foundation for Economic Education. He is a managing partner of Vellum Capital, the founder of, Distinguished Honorary Member of Mises

Customer Testimonial – Forrest

“David Veksler is a real hero in my life.  A few years ago I bought a few bitcoin, just for fun.  At the time I