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Green Earth Tokens: Save the Rainforest with Crypto

HomeNewsCrypto NewsGreen Earth Tokens: Save the Rainforest with Crypto Innovative crypto coins are doing things to impact the earth. Green Earth Tokens help you save the rainforest through crypto and blockchain. How? By taking rainforest land ownership out of the hands of corporations that knock the trees down and placing the power back into the hands of the people. Green Earth, an Avalon Life Product, wants to incentivize activism by rewarding people for participating in the blockchain revolution that is buying up the remaining rainforests. After purchasing rainforest land, Green Earth can resell the rights to every m² of land […]

JPMorgan Chase Busted for Unexplained Crypto Charges – Jamie Dimon has some Explaining to do

HomeNewsCrypto NewsJPMorgan Chase Busted for Unexplained Crypto Charges – Jamie Dimon has some Explaining to do You remember Jamie Dimon, right? The JPMorgan Chase (NYSE:JPM) CEO who once called Bitcoin (BTC) a major fraud back in September of last year. Reuters just reported that JP Morgan Chase is being sued for the unauthorized fees added to customer accounts for cryptocurrency purchases. The Manhattan federal court is accusing JPM of implementing charges on cryptocurrency purchases without warning its customers; when cryptocurrency was bought with its credit cards, JPM charged the purchases as cash advances, unbeknownst to the buyer. Several banks around the globe […]

Fake Twitter Accounts and Scam Giveaways – A Problem for Crypto?

HomeNewsCrypto NewsFake Twitter Accounts and Scam Giveaways – A Problem for Crypto? If you’re in the crypto sphere on Twitter, then you’re probably aware of the multitude of fake crypto Twitter accounts that are spamming scam giveaways. Like an annoying mosquito, these tweets just keep on coming – so, how much of a problem is it really? Almost all of the big honchos of crypto have had their accounts imitated – from crypto founders to crypto exchanges – and for some of the names, it’s hard to spot the difference between real and fake (i.e. @SatoshiLite – real – vs. @SatoshliLite […]

Wall Street Analyst Believes Tax Season will Cause Crypto Selloff

HomeNewsCrypto NewsWall Street Analyst Believes Tax Season will Cause Crypto Selloff Wall Street analyst Thomas Lee believes that tax season will cause a massive crypto selloff, as reported by CNBC. Why? Because U.S. households likely owe as much as $25 billion in taxes on cryptocurrencies. Lee, the head of research at Fundstrat Global Advisors, predicts that this large amount will lead to people getting rid of their crypto before the mid-April tax filing deadline. This is to avoid having to pay taxes on any capital gains earned through cryptocurrencies. Lee stated that “this is a massive outflow from crypto to USD […]

Ethereum [ETH] and OmiseGO [OMG] Founders Donate $1 Million USD

HomeNewsCrypto NewsEthereum [ETH] and OmiseGO [OMG] Founders Donate $1 Million USD OmiseGo [OMG] is the 21st largest cryptocurrency by market cap. The project’s founder, Jun Hasegawa, and Ethereum’s founder, Vitalik Buterin, just donated the equivalent of $1 Million USD in OMG tokens to refugees. The pair used the GiveDirectly platform as a way to deliver the funds to the individuals living in extreme poverty. GiveDirectly broadcasted the donation to the public by saying: “The crypto economy has grown immensely over the last year, bringing a great deal of wealth to many people and organizations within the ecosystem. In part, we simply […]