crypto currency

Trading Bitcoin / Ethereum Options (Selling Puts) on Deribit - Part 1

Deribit is my latest discovery from the crazy crypto world. It all has started with a simple buy and hold operations back in 2017. What followed was, a day trading on Poloniex,  I even built a custom...

2018 in Review and Financial Goals for 2019

I'm 33 now and I have a goal to save one million dollars by the time I will turn 60. That's 27 years to go. I've been documenting my journey towards financial independence for the past two years already In today...

Dumping AMP,EXP (GNO) from Poloniex.com

Yesterday I got an email from Poloniex.com informing that they are delisting following coins: AMP, EXP, and GNO AMP was among one of the first coins I kept for the long term. EXP was a coin I mined together with ETH and ETC....

Latest Crypto Buy - Bought 3 ETC

On August 27, 2018 I bought additional 3 ETC coins from Coinbase, paying EUR 10.8 per coin. ETC stands for Ethereum Classic. ETC has been on my radar since December 2017, and actually using my mining rig I have mined...

Invest in Cryptocurrencies - Review After 13 Months (Dollar Cost Averaging)

Time flies and it turns out it has been already more than one year since I've been investing in cryptocurrencies. Wow, what an interesting time it has been - starting with buy and hold, day trading, and even building up a...

Cheapest Electricity in Europe for crypto mining (Cost per kWh) 2018

In normal circumstances, I would never pay much attention to the electricity price, but being a proud owner of a small ethereum gpu mining rig I started to explore my options. According to my findings so far, the...

How To Transfer ETC Balance from MyEtherWallet.com to Poloniex.com

In today's article, I will demonstrate how to transfer Ethereum Classic (ETC) from MyEtherWallet.com to Poloniex.com exchange (or any other etc address). For a prelude - I first created a MyEtherWallet address to claim Golden...

Reducing 10% from existing portfolio (Mintos, Baltic stocks & Crytpo) - To quickly accumulate cash for funding US stock purchases on LynxBroker

I didn't have a plan to reduce my existing holdings, neither from Baltic stocks, Mintos or crypto investments, but in order to keep up with my investment goals - I just have to Long story short - I opened a low-cost...

Bitbond Peer to Peer Lending Review 2018

A great alternative for bitcoin cloud mining contracts are investments in bitcoin peer to peer lending. In this article, I will review one of the first blockchain peer to peer marketplaces - Bitbond.The site is operated by...

Hashflare Prices Lowered, Is Cloud Mining Profitable Right Now?

I didn't actually notice when did happened the previous price lowering for HashFlare cloud mining contracts, but yesterday I noticed the price for some of the contracts is actually cut by half. In my previous April 2018...

To Break Even My GPU Mining Rig, Ethereum Should Reach $5,153

It has been a while since my latest updates with my Ethereum GPU mining rig. In fact, Q1 2018 has been pretty dull for crypto investors, including miners. Long story short - at the end of 2017 I decided to build a small...

Entering Negative Value For Ethereum Investment - Crypto Bear Market 2018

The cryptocurrency bear market which has started in 2018, has finally hit my humble cryptocurrency portfolio and have vanished all the huge gains I made at the end of 2017. Ethereum (from my portfolio) has been hit the most....

Google AdWords/AdSense To Ban Cryptocurrency Related Ads

In June 2018, Google will update the Financial services policy to restrict the advertisement of Contracts for Difference, rolling spot forex, and financial spread betting. In addition, ads for the following will no...

Cryptocurrencies are Volatile - Here is How I Lost $1,000 in Value in a couple of days

Wow, what a bearish ride for the past couple of days in the cryptocurrency world. Bitcoin and all the other major altcoins have lost value on average by 25% in the past couple of days. From trading BTC at $11,615 on...

Back testing BTC/EXP RSI on Gekko Trading Bot

For the past couple of days, I've been testing Gekko BTC trading bot, executing a few trades running the bot on my laptop, ending to build a VPS to run Gekko trading bot on a cloud. As you can see for right now - I'm fully...

Investment Goal #2 - Trade Bitcoin from 0.033 to 0.05 (Altcoin Flipping)

At the start, I wanted to set a goal to trade up to 1 BTC, but then I realized I should set more realistic and achievable goals, as despite I've been exposed to crypto investments for more than 7 months already, the total net...

Dollar-Cost Averaging Bitcoin and Altcoin Review After 7 months

Originally I planned to publish a brief recap of dollar cost averaging in bitcoins and altcoins at the start of January, as it marked 6 months since I've been using this approach for investments in cryptocurrencies. Time flies...

Mining Ethereum @ ~53 MH/s and Siacoin @ ~310 MH/s Earns me $5.53 Daily - And It's Time to take a Pause

Each time I add some new graphics card to my existing gpu mining rig or some other major happenings happens I make a quick update into the blog.  There are two major updates since my latest post from ...

Would I invest $2,000 in Cryptos (Buying / Trading / Mining) in 2018

I got a phone call from a friend, pretty strange phone call - friend was asking what would I do if I had spare $2,000, where would I invest them to make about $300/mo After the $300/monthly figure for me, it was clear - a...

With Rising Ethereum Price I'm making $5.22 daily by Mining Cryptos - And I Definitely Want MORE!

Each time I add some new graphics card to my existing gpu mining rig or some other major happenings happens I make a quick update into the blog.  There are two major updates since my latest post from cryptocurrency...

My Experience with Wirex Visa Card (Virtual/Plastic) Convert BTC/Altcoins to USD/EUR or GBP

I first heard about bitcoin Visa cards back in the Summer of 2017, when opted into crypto craze (strong buy and hold here). Back then I discovered Bitpay VISA card and decided to order one at the start of 2018. Now, as January...

Altcoin Trading Review 5 Months Later

About 5 months ago I decided to give it a try and start learning altcoin day/swing trading ( Starting To Learn Crypto Currency Day Trading With EUR 25)  The idea was simple enough - I will use hard cash once in a...

2017 in Review and Financial Goals for 2018

I'm 32 now and I have a goal to save one million dollars by the time I will turn 60. That's 28 years to go. In today's article, I will review the past year and take a quick glimpse at the New Year....

Learning Crypto Currency Mining The Hard Way

It has been a couple of days since my first GPU mining rig is set up and running, making me a couple of extra dollars every day. In these past couple of days, I have learned a lot, mostly tech stuff how to install different...

HashFlare Review - I'm Making $0.50 Per day from Bitcoin cloud mining and I want more

Hashflare is the latest addition to my investment portfolio and currently the smallest one, also I feel really surprised seeing its great performance after just first 5 days of operations. It is something I didn't...

I Just invested $50.60 in Hashflare.io Cloud Mining

Dude, this has been one crazy cryptocurrency investment year - at least for me. Starting simple buy and hold operations on Coinbase.com, extending to swing trades, crypto lending and now at the end of December 2017 ordering...

Could Bitcoin Price Reach $30,000 By The End Of 2018?

With Bitcoin price reaching for the first time $10,000 on November 28, 2017 - I keep wondering - could we see Bitcoin double or even triple in value in 2018? According to Coinmarketcap the price for bitcoin has gone...

How To Exchange BTC/Altcoins on Bitfinex

Bitfinex is a crypto-currency exchange trading and currency-storage platform based out of Taiwan, owned and operated by iFinex Inc. Since 2014, it has been the largest Bitcoin exchange platform, with over...

Top Cryptocurrencies I'm Looking to Acquire (Buy&Hold) in 2018

As the new year of 2018 is fast approaching, I decided it's the right time to review my current investment strategies and goals. Planning ahead is a great strategy and investments in crypto-investments are no exceptions. Now...

Why Bitcoin Price at $7,174.50 ain't no fun, But I'm still buying it?

Bitcoin price has raised above $7,000 mark at the start of November. It might sound like a great deal for the early day bitcoin investors, but for those who are opting in the cryptocurrency game just now, this might turn into a...