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Digital Gold? Bitcoin Rebounds From Correction While US Dollar Weakens

Yes, the US Dollar is FIAT currency (not backed by a precious commodity like gold, silver or even iron pyrite).

Bitcoin, the largest crypto-currency, has more than recoverd from the “correction” last week. 67 more words

Useful tips for newbie Bitcoin investors

(Source: sg.finance.yahoo.com)

By James Yeo

For the past two years, Bitcoin has been the talk of the town for its meteoric rise in value. Its price has soared around 1,000 per cent in just the past year from just US$700 to around US$7,000 at the time of writing. 776 more words

Current Affairs

3 Ways Singaporeans Lose Money (Without Even Realising It)

(Source: dollarsandsense.sg)

#1 Exchanging Too Much Foreign Currency

Some people tend to exchange too much foreign currency before going overseas. The pitfall is that each time you exchange your currency, you will lose some money through the conversion rate. 489 more words

Money Matters

Bitesize: Trading your way out of debt

Simon Whitaker

Despite decades of trade deficits (spending more on foreign products than foreigners spend on UK products), the UK’s net liability with the rest of the world remains negligible.  310 more words

Macroeconomics

Fujitsu built a blockchain that blockchainifies other blockchains

(Source: thenextweb.com)

Yesterday, Japanese IT major Fujitsu announced its new ConnectionChain payments technology aimed at facilitating transactions between blockchains.

The payments system intends to provide a means for different cryptocurrency networks to interoperate with each other. 319 more words

Technology

Update : Star Wars Battlefront 2 Premium Currency Removed Completely

In the on-going soap opera that is EA’s handling of Star Wars Battlefront 2 and its microtransaction system, it appears yet another change has been made.  146 more words

Latest News

5 Reasons to Open a Multi-Currency Account Before the End of the Year

(Source: blog.moneysmart.sg)

Now that it’s the holiday season, it’s the perfect time to go on that overseas vacation you’ve been waiting all year for. But of course, you wait till the last minute to get foreign currency from the money changers. 760 more words

Money Matters