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Ron Paul Crypto and Precious Metals Should be Tax Exempt in Order to Avoid Financial Meltdown
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Ron Paul: Crypto and Precious Metals Should be Tax Exempt in Order to Avoid Financial Meltdown
Ron Paul, ex-US representative, and a former presidential candidate has published an article attacking the US Federal Reserve’s “crazy” interest rate manipulation and calling for tax exemptions on cryptocurrency and precious metals in an attempt to ward off the next financial crisis. Is he right? Ron Paul has long been bullish on crypto. The former independent presidential nominee of 1988 has used his platform of the Ron Paul Institute to…
Bank Priorities Crypto Too Risky, Money Laundering Better
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Bank Priorities: Crypto Too Risky, Money Laundering Better?
As Scandinavian banking giant Nordea makes headlines for alleged involvement in money laundering, a certain irony emerges when banks are quick to decry cryptocurrency whilst engaging in corrupt practices. Helsinki-located banking giant Nordea has been implicated in a money-laundering operation in which it is alleged to have accepted criminally-sourced funds from banks based in Lithuania and Estonia. The revelation is said to relate to a larger money laundering case in…
Spread the FUD and Buy the Dip How the Rich Get Richer
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Spread the FUD and Buy the Dip: How the Rich Get Richer
Jamie Dimon of JP Morgan Chase famously labelled bitcoin as a scam in September 2017. Later it turned out JP Morgan is buying crypto. In a disruptive market, the wealthy know how to play their hand to make sure all the cards stay with them; it has been this way since time immemorial. Cryptocurrency is the latest market in which this is happening. Let’s take a look at how they…
Crypto Is No Good For Terrorists According To US Congressional Hearing
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Crypto Is No Good For Terrorists According To US Congressional Hearing
The US Congressional Sub-committee on Terrorism and Illicit Finance has concluded that cryptocurrency presents a “poor form of money” for terrorists following an investigation into the subject, revealing a different reality to of one of the most commonly used criticisms railed against bitcoin. One of crypto’s branding problems with many who don’t know too much about it, is an association with illegal activity and as a form of payment for…