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Bitcoin Vs The Dotcom Bubble

There has been a lot of debate lately about how Bitcoin compares to the dotcom bubble. Both involve new technology and rapidly increasing prices, so it’s no surprise comparisons are being drawn. Let’s take a look at exactly what bubbles are, and the similarities and differences between Bitcoin and the dotcom bubble. What is a… View Article

Dear Opportunists, Everyone is Looking into Crypto & Why You Should Too

As a self-proclaimed opportunist and avid investor – I love risk. As long as the reward is appropriate; it just needs to be managed. So when I found out that bitcoin was trading at $900 earlier this year, and is now upwards of $10,000, I nearly fell off my chair. Those kinds of returns are… View Article

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Why You Should HODL Through the Dips

HODL is a key term on the growing list of cryptocurrency related slang. It originated in 2013 when a tipsy forum member made a thread entitled ‘I AM HODLING’ (a misspelling of ‘holding’) to declare his decision to hold Bitcoin no matter what. Other forum members immediately latched onto the term. HODL has stuck around… View Article

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​Sending Money? Why Not Do it with Bitcoin

Conducting an international money transfer using your high street bank is not only costly but can also easily take up to five days or more. The commonly used alternatives to international bank transfers are large money transfer operators (MTOs) such as the Western Union or MoneyGram. However, the fees that money transfer operators charge on… View Article

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Bitcoin Finally Hits the Moon, Now Will it Reach the Stars?

Another epic milestone for Bitcoin as it passed $10,000 this week. What a year it’s been… starting in January at $800 and today at a historical high of $11,517.40 per bitcoin — and it doesn’t look like it’s going to drop anytime soon. Why is bitcoin rising? As more and more people learn about the… View Article

Get some extra Bitcoin this Black Friday with Wirex
Win $BTC This Black Friday/Cyber Monday

Black Friday/Cyber Monday is a excuse for a bit (or a lot) of shopping. Thousands of people on the hunt for big sales, special offers, and deep discounts. With the price of bitcoin skyrocketing and well on it’s way to $10k, we thought it appropriate to celebrate Bitcoin Black Friday and Cryptocurrency Cyber Monday by… View Article

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How to Buy Bitcoins with Wirex

Want to buy bitcoin on your mobile phone? Of course you do. With Wirex you can. 1. Install and Verify your Wirex account. To verify your account, you will need to send us a copy of your ID, as well as proof of address. This is to ensure the security of our platform, and of… View Article

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7 Questions to Get You Started With Bitcoin

From the outset, Bitcoin may seem like a tricky subject to wrap your head around. But honestly, it’s a lot more simple than it seems. Before you dive right into it, it’s best to familiarise yourself with these 7 questions – at least for the sake of keeping up with the Joneses. 1. What is… View Article

Buy Bitcoin Instantly With Credit Card

Buying bitcoin instantly with a credit card can be expensive. Some companies charge a whopping 9% commission! They have to because of the cost of business, credit card processing fees, partner integrations, etc. Wirex is different. With almost 1,000,000 registered users worldwide, $1 billion in transactions over the past 4 years, and institutional funding from… View Article