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FBAR, Not FUBAR, But Still….

In the Army, FUBAR means F*&ked Up Beyond All Recognition. But FBAR to the Internal Revenue Service means Form 114, Report of Foreign Bank and Financial Accounts. And if you own cryptocurrency held on a foreign digital exchange, you may … Continue reading

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Subscription Service May Be Revived

What do you call a bad idea that just won’t die? MoviePass. Yep. Theodore Farnsworth, the President of MP’s parent company, resigned and has offered to buy the assets of the failing concept, as well as other, perhaps more valuable … Continue reading

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Travel Rule Reveals Crypto Transactions

Did you think that the “travel rule” has something to do with taking off your shoes at airport security? Well, no. It is, according to the Wall Street Journal, a rule of the “Financial Action Task Force, require cryptocurrency exchanges, … Continue reading

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MoviePass Heading For Bankruptcy

If it’s too good to be true, it probably is. As proven again by the press release from MoviePass that “notified its subscribers that it would be interrupting the MoviePass™ service for all its subscribers effective September 14, 2019, because … Continue reading

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Documentaries Find Financiers

All of a sudden, financing documentaries is a thing. This is due to the fact that the costs of production have come way down – you can shoot a doc on your iPhone, famous people like making films about themselves … Continue reading

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Apple Toying With Cryptocurrency

As noted here last week, Samsung now has a cryptocurrency enable mobile phone. And now Apple has indicated that it is about ready to get in the game with its iOS 13 by offering developers its “CryptoKit.” The CryptoKit will … Continue reading

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What’s On Apple TV?

Yesterday, at the Apple Launch Party, Tim Cook, Apple CEO, shocked the streaming establishment by announcing a monthly subscription price of $4.99 for its Apple TV streaming service. Whoa! A real bargain compared to the $12.99 charged by Netflix, right? … Continue reading

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