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Crypto Argument Falls Flat

The Wall Street Journal ran a debate on whether there is a need for cryptocurrency. The “pro” side of the argument claimed that people in unstable countries with unstable fiat currency could use Bitcoin as their stable money. That argument … Continue reading

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Register For SEC Small Business Forum

You can now register online for the 33rd Annual SEC Government-Business Forum on Small Business Capital Formation to be held on Thursday, November 20, 2014 at the SEC Headquarters 100 F Street, N.E. Washington, D.C. The SEC plans to webcast … Continue reading

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PayPal Steps Back From Crowdfunding

In an open letter to the crowdfunding community, PayPal’s VP of Risk Management has admitted that PayPal has recently “limited” certain crowdfunders accounts (see prior post). This action has come about due to a rising number of complaints from donors … Continue reading

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