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Winter Is Upon Us

Posted on September 14th, 2017.

Acorn gathering season was cut short, let’s hope you took some profits and got to high ground before the deluge. Even the big Chinese exchanges are ceasing operations. The madness has sent the Bitcoin price running away from $4,000, and in the melee a lot of otherwise solid valuations are taking a beating. The fundamental flaw in how all...



Sunday Devotional: Welcome the Chaos, Buy the Dips

Posted on September 10th, 2017.

It’s nice to go to Facebook sometimes, especially into the cryptosphere. You find the real meat and potatoes people of the crytpo world, and in general, they’re the kind of people you hope really do benefit from all this madness we’re collectively generating in the blockchain sphere. Then you witness a group of Westerners dupe a group of...



It’s All About The Tokens And How You Play Them

Posted on August 29th, 2017.

A definite good short-term buy-call is to get your hands on some NEO, because on September 10th, the Red Pulse ICO is going to kick off. When that happens, we’re going to see a spike in the price of NEO, because Red Pulse is only selling for NEO – a sage move, really. In this article, the author would like to establish that chains like...



Sunday Devotional: Keep Your #Hodl Hand Strong

Posted on August 28th, 2017.

If you bought now, at the all-time highs of Bitcoin and you’re itchy about $5,000 or $10,000, perhaps taking a look at those who’ve been in your shoes before is in order. Or perhaps you don’t have much Bitcoin, but you’ve got a lot of Ethereum and tokens on its blockchain. Even better, perhaps you’re holding a number of one of the...



My Year as a Perma-Bear or How to Deal With Trading Biases

Posted on June 2nd, 2017.

What is a trading bias? Kurt Vonnegut wrote it once that opinions are strange things, everyone has one, but no one gives a damn about the others’. This is similar with trading biases; every trader has a view (usually a strong one) about the direction of the market, but the market doesn’t care about it one bit. So your trading bias is...



How to Overcome Impostor Syndrome

Posted on March 16th, 2017.

Have you ever thought people are going to find out you aren’t as skilled as they presumed? Soon enough, someone is going to realize you are nothing but a fraud; you aren’t sufficiently qualified to be in the position you are in. If so, it’s likely you are affected by impostor syndrome. The phenomenon affects high-achieving...



Are You Sabotaging Your Success?

Posted on March 9th, 2017.

Every person has an inner critic. That annoying voice that rears its ugly head with accusations of not being good or smart enough to experience success. This critic has a loud voice that brings to your attention things that are not true. You can’t handle a promotion. You don’t deserve to have money, a loving relationship, a...

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