Another new Bitcoin 'hard fork' could result in more duplicate balances as regulators only begin to get to grips with Bitcoin Cash. Bitcoin GPU, also …
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I want to tell my friend to go all in, but I'm worried that Ill be blamed if for some reason the price shouldnt hit a new all time high. What is sound investment advice I could give to my friend who is on the fence about getting into BTC?
Someone also suggested looking at the Karbon Platform which I will definitely check out. Looks like it could be a real driver in pushing mainstream adoption. Thanks for that tip, I'll definitely tell my friend this!
I want to tell my friend to go all in, but I’m worried that Ill be blamed if for some reason the price shouldnt hit a new all time high. What is sound investment advice I could give to my friend who is on the fence about getting into BTC?
The man, Alexander Vinnik, is accused of laundering $ 4 billion worth of ill-gotten bitcoins, and was allegedly running “one of the most important …
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Before anyone rants about not keeping coins on exchanges during this time, I do understand that's the safest, and clearest answer to all of this. However, that doesn't give Coinbase, or any exchange, an excuse for not giving a very clear answer to this after plenty of time to evaluate this particular split.
Coinbase in particular offers a vault service with the purpose of holding Bitcoin longterm, so for those specific customers, it's not really sufficient to say to just remove your Bitcoin ahead of the potential split. Is that going to be the stance for every potential split? What would the purpose of the vault service be then?
Coinbase seems to have last posted about hard forks in general at this link. They recommend withdrawing from their platform, however the way it's worded is that it's only necessary if you are wanting to access your Bitcoin during the uncertainty period. https://blog.coinbase.com/update-for-customers-with-bitcoin-stored-on-coinbase-904dea08ac5f
I end with a question to the community here: The Coinbase multi sig vault says you retain your private keys. Are those keys able to be imported into both potential chains like hard wallets or paper wallets? If so, then Coinbase should mention that as a solution for their customers. Or they should clarify that they are not actually private keys. https://www.coinbase.com/multisig?locale=en-US