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Cryptocurrency
On the weekend, an accomplished and well educated friend of mine had a chuckle and said: ‘I saw a spoof article the other day, but was a bit confused because it was from the CBC (Canadian Broadcasting Company, which is a pretty credible source), the article was titled: Bitcoin Mining in Medicine Hat.’  She thought...
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While there are not quite yet official direct regulations around cryptocurrency, there are some indirect regulations which apply, some of which are governed by FINTRAC.  We encourage every cryptocurrency user to stay ahead of the game by ensuring their exchange is registered with FINTRAC.   RELATIONSHIP TO FIAT. A huge problem in cryptocurrency is its...
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The 10th anniversary of the whitepaper that sparked Bitcoin’s creation is fast approaching. The white paper, titled “Bitcoin: A Peer-to-Peer Electronic Cash System” was released in 2008. It would soon change everything. Satoshi Nakamoto is the enigmatic figure that brought the idea of cryptocurrency to life through his work. His publication laid out a proposed...
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When I started in crypto, it took me an entire month to get my Canadian dollars into bitcoin. This not an uncommon story. When I made the transfer to the exchange (which was Canadian based), I had NO IDEA where my money was for over a week. My friends assured me it would arrive and...
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