Crypto 101: What Is a Fiat Wallet?

Crypto 101: What Is a Fiat Wallet?

by Jake Wengroff A wallet is a physical or virtual way to store money. In the world of cryptocurrency, a wallet can be online or mobile — known as a “hot” wallet — or it can be physical and offline, known as a “cold” wallet. These digital wallets most commonly store...
Is BlockFi Safe? What To Know About DeFi Platforms

Is BlockFi Safe? What To Know About DeFi Platforms

by Jake Wengroff BlockFi is essentially a modern-day crypto bank — without deposit insurance.  It offers a cryptocurrency exchange, interest-bearing accounts and low-interest-rate loans worldwide. With a BlockFi interest account, customers can earn between 3% and...
How Traders Use Crypto Arbitrage Bots

How Traders Use Crypto Arbitrage Bots

by Jake Wengroff Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies are assets that trade in high volume and at high frequency on multiple exchanges around the world. While some crypto investors pursue a strategy of buying and holding, others seek profit by taking advantage of small...
Is Crypto Lending Safe (or Smart)?

Is Crypto Lending Safe (or Smart)?

by Jake Wengroff While Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies continue to grow as investment opportunities, new digital services are springing up to allow crypto asset owners to extract more value from their digital currencies. Crypto lending has emerged as a category for...