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Over the past few years, several notable traditional investors have come out in support of bitcoin, including Ray Dalio, Carl Icahn and Bill Miller. But the most recent addition really caught my eye. Ricardo Salinas Pliego is a Mexican billionaire. The founder of Banco Azteca, Pliego is currently the third-richest man in Mexico. But it’s not the fact that he’s a billionaire that makes me like him. It’s how he explains why he likes…
This week, the Early Investing team wrestles with government threats to bitcoin and the inevitability of death.
Libra is a threat to banks. But it actually boosts the outlook for bitcoin.

Why Crypto and Bitcoin Fundamentals Are Still Strong

By Vin Narayanan on May 31, 2019

Crypto investors should generally buy when the market drops. But a rising market provides opportunities as well.

Mailbag: Crypto Hacks, Using Bitcoin to Buy Coffee

By Early Investing on February 24, 2019

In this week’s Mailbag, Andy talks crypto hacks and Adam discusses why he probably won’t be buying coffee with bitcoin anytime soon.

The Real “Killer Application” for Crypto

By Adam Sharp on March 23, 2018

The real “killer application” for cryptocurrency is already happening - it’s digital gold in an era of financial chaos.