Beginners Guide to Buying and Using Bitcoin

By Jason Hulott | Bitcoin

Bitcoin was the first cryptocurrency, created in 2008 as a by-product of an attempt to create a viable digital cash system. It’s the best known, highest value and where most people’s brains go when thinking of crypto. Getting started with Bitcoin is simple but comes with caveats. This isn’t like managing your bank account online; […]

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Fintech news review for 30th August

By Jason Hulott | Fintech News

Facebook is currently under fire about the transparency of its digital currency Libra and the infrastructure that supports it. Despite investigations in the UK, USA, Canada, Australia, and several other countries, backers and supporters appear so far unperturbed by the degree of scrutiny. Fintech Global. A simple and easy to use insurance app – currently […]

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Fintech news review for 26th August

By Jason Hulott | Fintech News

An alarming 98% of Fintech start-ups fail to tackle the threat of cyber-attacks. Instead, they remain vulnerable to web or app-based attacks. What is more, their unused and abandoned subdomains, program interfaces and web applications expose privacy, compliance and security failings. Computer Weekly. WhatsApp is said to be exploring a pilot digital payments, or “mobile […]

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