Realizing Gains

Paper wealth is worth what?

Investing Don’t invest more than you can afford to lose Pretty common advice when entering investment markets. Stocks, bonds, commodities, crypto. They all carry the above warning. I could expand on it but I think others have covered this topic extensively enough. I’m going to move right past that common advice into the next steps. Trading So you’ve invested what you can ‘afford’. Great! Now you’re trading too, right? [Read More]

Crypto Trading

How the heck do I buy/sell?

Whoops I’ve been publishing words for a while about crypto coins / tokens, but I really haven’t taken the time to give any guidance on how to dip your feet into the pool. That changes now Fiat Conversion First on the list is converting Fiat into crypto. There are a few sites that let you do this and I’ve only got basic experience on this front. I’m in the USA and conversion from USD to any crypto is a HUGE PITA. [Read More]

Confession!

Confession time: I don’t trade on exchanges [yet]. I’m not a rich person, I don’t have a ton of spare cash flow. I’ve been building a number of long positions slowly via mining and conversions. Once my longs are where I want them, I’ll be slowly building my assets on Kraken, Bittrex and GDAX. I plan on using all 3 of these exchanges for trading (at this time) but I’m not quite there yet. [Read More]