Tutorial: Using MetaMask to Obtain OCC Airdrop

NOTE: The OCC “self drop” ended on March 11, 2018.  The tutorial below may still be helpful for participating in airdrops from other tokens. You can claim your OCC tokens from our airdrop using the steps below. You will need to have MetaMask extension installed. If you do not have it installed please visit this […]

Tutorial: Using Trust Wallet for OCC Airdrop

NOTE: The OCC “self drop” ended on March 11, 2018.  The tutorial below may still be helpful for participating in airdrops from other tokens. Follow the steps below to use Trust Wallet to obtain your OCC. Download Trust Wallet by visiting https://trustwalletapp.com/ or accessing through your mobile app store. Open the Trust Wallet App and […]

Tutorial: Using Cipher Browser to Obtain OCC Airdrop

NOTE: The OCC “self drop” ended on March 11, 2018.  The tutorial below may still be helpful for participating in airdrops from other tokens. Use the Cipher Browser to claim your OCC using the steps below. Download Cipher Browser by visiting https://www.cipherbrowser.com/ or accessing through your mobile app store. 2. Open the Cipher Browser app and […]

How to See OCC in Your Wallet (Adding a Custom Token)

With some wallets, like Trust, you’ll be able to see your OCC token balance as soon as your tokens arrive in your wallet, but with others you might need to add OCC as a custom token to see your balance. Note: you can use a blockchain explorer like etherscan.io to see your token balance without […]

Tutorial: Transferring ETH from MyEtherWallet to MetaMask

Installing & Setting Up MetaMask Install the MetaMask extension in the Chrome Store. Install by clicking “Add to Chrome”. Accept the Privacy Notice. Create your own password. Choose one that is unique and only you know, and keep it in a safe place. You are now shown 12 words. These 12 words are your seed […]

Airdrop is Live – Claim Your OCC!

We’re thrilled to officially launch the Original Crypto Coin website and token.  Take part in all the fun by claiming 5 million OCC tokens from our airdrop page.  The tokens are free, but you’ll need a little Ether for gas.  Check out our glossary and knowledge base if you’re not sure what that means! If […]

How to Track Transactions Using Blockchain Explorers

It’s happened to almost every crypto trader, especially during high volume trading times.  You send a transaction, and then you wait, and wait (and wait some more) for your coin to arrive in the wallet you sent it to, and then you wonder if you should start to panic. Thankfully, there are tools called block […]

5 Wallet Types for Storing Cryptocurrency

Getting a cryptocurrency wallet is an important first step to using, trading, sending and receiving crypto including altcoins and Bitcoin.  This article will explain 5 major types of crypto wallets, and some of the pros and cons of each. Note: examples provided do not represent endorsement of these products.  As always, do your own research. […]

Government Policy Statements and Guidance

United States Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN) FIN-2013-G001 Application of FinCEN’s Regulations to Persons Administering, Exchanging, or Using Virtual Currencies https://www.fincen.gov/sites/default/files/shared/FIN-2013-G001.pdf FIN-2015-R001 Application of FinCEN’s Regulations to Persons Issuing Physical or Digital Negotiable Certificates of Ownership of Precious Metals https://www.fincen.gov/sites/default/files/administrative_ruling/FIN-2015-R001.pdf FIN-2014-R001 Application of FinCEN’s Regulations to Virtual Currency Mining Operations https://www.fincen.gov/sites/default/files/shared/FIN-2014-R001.pdf FIN-2014-R002 Application of FinCEN’s […]