Study: 70% of Crypto Exchanges Allow Weak Passwords (news.bitcoin.com)

Over 70 percent of the leading cryptocurrency exchanges allow users to create accounts with weak passwords, a new study reveals. This leaves them exposed to financial theft due to unsafe password practices, the authors say. Less than half of the surveyed trading platforms provide password strength assessment tools.  
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Some Major Canadian Banks Still Allow Cryptocurrency Credit Card Transactions (news.bitcoin.com)

While TD Bank has revised its policies and stopped allowing customers to purchase cryptocurrencies using its credit cards, some major banks in Canada still allow crypto credit card transactions, the banks reportedly confirmed on Friday.
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Bitcoin for tax payments? Arizona could become first state in the US to allow it

Sen. Warren Petersen, R-Gilbert, is sponsoring Senate Bill 1091. The bill would allow income taxes to be paid in Bitcoin or other cryptocurrency approved by the Arizona Department of Revenue starting in 2020. The revenue department would be required to convert such payments to U.S. currency at the …
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