How to upgrade for new currency account and cards

If you have received your upgrade notice for the NEW Wirex Account, with currency accounts and virtual debit cards, here’s how to upgrade…  We’re proud to introduce the most advanced crypto-friendly personal finance platform in operation worldwide.  We have many thousands of cryptocurrency users on the waiting list for accounts and cards, and phased delivery will… View Article

Here’s why crypto is perfect for digital nomads

You probably adopted a nomadic lifestyle out of a desire for freedom and flexibility. Freedom from a 9-5 schedule, lengthy commutes, inner-city rent and the growing pile of unneeded possessions. The flexibility to live anywhere with WiFi and have new experiences every day. Okay, you don’t literally work on the beach with a fruity drink… View Article

A shoutout to the women making waves in crypto

At the last count, 49% of the world’s population, was made up of women; but recent figures show that only between 5% – 7% are cryptocurrency users; however, with its roots firmly cemented in the worlds of technology, and finance – perhaps it’s really not that surprising. Nevertheless, there’s a definite core of girl power… View Article

Can blockchain tech help protect against sexual misconduct?

This year’s International Women’s Day theme is #PressForProgress which is encouraging women to push for gender parity especially in the workplace. The tech industry is renowned for its lack of representation and fewer opportunities for women. This is changing. Despite the many barriers to women seeking to get into the world of blockchain technology, there… View Article

A beginner’s look at Ethereum: 7 notable facts

For many people, Ethereum is the logical next step after getting the hang of Bitcoin. A couple of months ago, we covered the basics of Ethereum. Today we’re bringing you seven extra things you should know about the original altcoin. Ethereum is a platform for the cryptocurrency Ether Ethereum is a little more complicated than most altcoins. While Ethereum… View Article

Is your bank going to freeze your account for buying Bitcoin?

Despite UK law having no issue with cryptocurrencies, the financial industry seems to be setting its own rules. Several people have reported having their account frozen after using an exchange. Others have experienced the same after connecting their debit card. Several UK banks have now banned using credit cards to buy Bitcoin. They cite customers… View Article

Mass adoption: will Bitcoin ever be mainstream?

A typical innovative technology will linger at the fringes for years or even decades before it spreads. At first, it’s expensive, inaccessible or considered a fad. It’s purpose isn’t obvious or hasn’t emerged yet. Then, seemingly overnight, we’re all using it. More importantly, we can’t imagine our lives without it. It happened with everything from… View Article

Why crypto financial management is so important for our future

We need banks because we need money and we also need a way to manage it. But traditional banks don’t always meet everyone’s needs. Bitcoin first showed us what an alternative could look like. Here’s why cryptocurrency financial management is important for the future. Psychologists often say that humans are set apart from other animals… View Article