Why We Bitcoin

Nick Fonseca
Simply breaking down all things Bitcoin
Created 21 Jun 2021
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  • Misconception: Bitcoin is Too Confusing & Expensive
    22 Sep 2021 • 11 min read • 1 0
    If I had to guess, the perception that it’s is too confusing is the #1 inhibitor to people getting into Bitcoin. Most people in the western world are used to using one primary form of money; it’s all ...
  • Misconception: Bitcoin Isn't Secure & Is Too Slow
    24 Aug 2021 • 15 min read
    If you can get over the idea of your government banning Bitcoin and realize how much value it actually has, then you might think — well how do I actually use this thing? People are accustomed to using...
  • Misconception: Governments Will 'Shut Down' Bitcoin
    15 Jul 2021 • 13 min read
    The misconceptions that Bitcoin is bad for the environment and that it’s used mainly by criminals likely scares a lot of people away. However, the biggest concern for me when I first started looking i...
  • Misconception: Bitcoin is Used Primarily for Illicit Activity
    01 Jul 2021 • 11 min read
    In last week’s newsletter, I covered the misconception that Bitcoin is bad for the environment. I think that is a good segway into this topic. Many people seem to believe that Bitcoin has no practical...
  • Misconception: Bitcoin is Bad for the Environment
    25 Jun 2021 • 10 min read • 3 0
    Let's start with this — Bitcoin uses a lot of energy. It would be intellectually dishonest to try and position my argument without first acknowledging that fact. The statement that Bitcoin consumes mo...
  • Common Misconceptions About Bitcoin
    22 Jun 2021 • 3 min read
    When I first bought Bitcoin a couple of years back, I didn't buy it for the same reasons I buy it today. The first time I bought Bitcoin was on Robinhood in 2019 (and learned the hard lesson that you ...
  • El Salvador's Bitcoin Law
    22 Jun 2021 • 8 min read • 3 0
    It was less than 72 hours after I returned home from the Bitcoin conference in Miami. I had the NBA playoffs on in the background while I scrolled through my Twitter feed, planning to head up to bed i...
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