An illustration of a government building in front of a purple square with crypto logos around it to depict the topic of what is decentralized finance

Table of Contents What is decentralized finance (DeFi)? Difference between DeFi and traditional financial services What are the benefits of DeFi? Should you invest in DeFi? What are my thoughts on DeFi? The world of cryptocurrencies is expanding at such a rapid rate. Who would have thought the merging of cryptography and distributed ledger technology…

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Illustration of a graph depicting profits and loss as a way to illustrate the benefits of dollar cost averaging

Want to invest in crypto assets but not too sure on how to go about it? Well, dollar-cost averaging may be a strategy to consider. Most passive investors find this strategy beneficial, some even went as far as to claim that “Even God couldn’t beat dollar cost averaging”. In this article, I’ll walk you through…

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lion's share legit or scam

We’ve seen a huge increase in customers recently “investing” in to Lion’s Share (visit their website here). We always want to make sure our customers are staying safe and we want all the Kiwis out there to be making awesome gains in their crypto gardens, so we did some digging… What we found is not…

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bitcoin, crypto and cash wallet

Just as you would store your fiat money in a physical wallet, cryptocurrency wallets function the same way to store your digital crypto assets. In fact, an essential aspect of investing in crypto is having a safe place to store your cryptocurrencies. While principally they may function the same way, wallets in the crypto world…

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Illustration of a woman presenting the IOTA Symbol to depict the topic of what is IOTA

Table of Contents What is IOTA? How does it work? How can IOTA have no fees? What is IOTA good for? How to start investing in IOTA? IOTA is a recognized network and cryptocurrency project based on DAG technology and that aims to be the bridge that unites all the IoT devices in the world…

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Illustration of a single golden bitcoin to illustrate the topic of what is bitcoin

Table of Contents Definition: What is Bitcoin? History of Bitcoin How does Bitcoin work? How to store your Bitcoins: Cryptocurrency Wallets Pros and Cons of Bitcoin How to Buy Bitcoin? Earlier this year, Bitcoin managed to set a new all-time-high by trading just over $40,000 USD per coin. As this record was set, so did…

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Photo of various cryptocurrencies to illustrate crypto airdrop.

If you’ve been active in the crypto space recently, you’ve likely heard or come across the term crypto airdrop before. Airdrops have been a buzzword on social media platforms and mentioned in newsletters, usually following the announcement of a new cryptocurrency project.  In this article, we’ll be discussing a general overview of crypto airdrops, their…

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Illustration of a suspicious person wearing a hoodie and crypto logos behind him to depict the topic of what is a crypto money mule

As crypto gains more exposure and acceptance by the mainstream media, the threat of crypto scams is becoming very real nowadays. From the most obvious scams to the more camouflaged it’s important for us to stay vigilant. As such is the case study I’ll be discussing in this article about a close encounter of a…

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Illustration of a phone held by a hand with two coins hovering on the left and right to illustrate the idea of what is a crypto swap

Imagine creating an exchange account, then having to log in to place an order just because you’re wanting to swap your cryptocurrencies. Most people will think that’s too painful and never quite get around to that. Fair enough, that is a pretty inefficient way to switch between crypto assets, though not if you have access…

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Photo of 4 bitcoins arranged next to each other on top of 2 laptops to illustrate ASIC miners

In the early days of cryptocurrency, the mining of Bitcoin was done at home using personal computers (PCs). Due to the relative infancy of crypto at the time, computational power was not an issue for many. However, as the number of transactions increases and blockchains becomes more complex, specialized equipment is necessary to mine Bitcoins…

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