Why Bitcoins Have Doubled in Value

At $43 US, the Bitcoin has more than doubled in the last twelve months.  According to Zero Hedge, this mainly relates to a 55 page report the European Central Bank published in October, expressing concern that the bitcoin’s popularity represents a potential threat to the reputation of central banks. Besides greatly increasing public awareness about […]

Bitcoins: Good as Gold?

Bitcoins are a safe decentralized currency that’s  ideal for businesses and consumers alike because it’s controlled by the people who use it, rather than banks. Hate banks? Fed up with Wall Street incompetence and criminality? Concerned the impending economic collapse and/or runaway inflation will gobble up your savings? Are you already unemployed – or like […]