The Risks and Benefits of Digital Currency

The first heard the term “Bitcoin” I was sitting in the middle of my local mall waiting to get the rest of my shopping done. I overheard someone say they had completed a payment using some sort of digital currency. I laughed to myself: That’s definitely not going to catch on. Now, years later, I’m eating my words as digital currencies

Why You Can't Afford to Ignore Cryptocurrencies and Blockchain Anymore

Though cryptocurrency and its underpinnings — blockchain technology — have gone through tough times over the last eight years, they have evolved to the point where they pose a serious threat, not only to banks, but also to other centralized control systems, such as payment systems, insurance companies, law firms, and even governments. We cannot blame top bank officials for