Monthly Archives: May 2019

Crowdfunder Sues Politician For Lying

What if you could sue a politician for lying to the public? Who would be first in the dock? It must be a popular idea, at least in the UK, since Marcus Ball was able to crowdfund over £270,000 to … Continue reading

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Crypto Kik Challenging SEC

The gloves are off. Cryptocurrency issuer Kik is crowdfunding its fight against the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. The SEC, in November 2018, sent a letter (Wells Notice) to Kik stating that it intended to file an enforcement action against … Continue reading

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How To Buy Cryptocurrency

Is investing in cryptocurrencies a good bet? Clearly, not at present. In fact, according to Forbes: “… looking at cryptocurrencies between 2009 and 2019 the default rate was higher still at 8 out of 10.” How to know which digital … Continue reading

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Private Group Crowdfunds & Builds Border Wall

A private group that crowdfunded about $20 Million from 300,000 donors erected a half mile WALL on private property on the US – Mexico border over the weekend. Sponsored, in part, by the former head of the Trump Commission on … Continue reading

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Fake Crypto Apps Found On Google Play

Researchers found fake apps on the Google App store that allowed the developer to steal your login credentials for the Trezor cryptocurrency. Once obtained, the thieves could “trick users into transferring cryptocurrency into the attackers’ wallets” according to TechCrunch. Because … Continue reading

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Is Bitcoin For Real This Time?

Is Bitcoin the new “safe haven” asset? How do you explain the sudden surge in the value of the cryptocurrency over the past several days? Marketwatch suggests a few reasons: (i) the “technicians” claim that it has found a new … Continue reading

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Kid Crowdfunds To Pay Off Lunch Debt

School kids can be cruel. Now, “lunch shaming” is a thing. If your child has not paid for her lunches in the past and can’t afford to buy lunch in the school cafeteria, they hand her a jelly sandwich. And … Continue reading

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