Overview of KYC/AML Laws

Criminals and terrorists have long sought out ways to legitimize their money so they can apply it toward their goals. Money laundering describes the process by which these groups hide the ownership of their money and pass it through several sources until it has the appearance of legitimacy. The criminals are looking to disguise the […]

Cryptocurrency: Commodity or Security?

Ever since cryptocurrencies became more mainstream, government agencies, investors and the projects themselves have debated whether they are commodities or securities. Because of the unique and evolving nature of cryptocurrency, it’s been a challenge to get real answers from any authorities on the classification. However, a series of recent statements and judicial rulings have helped […]

Beware of Crypto Market Manipulations

The opportunities for investing in cryptocurrency keep growing, but one thing that participants need to be aware of is the potential for market manipulation. Attempts to game the system and maximize profit are nothing new to investors, and the world of cryptocurrency markets are no different. While market manipulation in traditional financial markets is often […]

Video Tutorial: Buying and Selling on ForkDelta or EtherDelta

Check out our tutorial on buying and selling OCC tokens on ForkDelta or EtherDelta using a MetaMask wallet. Please subscribe to our YouTube channel to keep up with our latest updates and tutorials. To find on OCC on ForkDelta visit: https://forkdelta.github.io/#!/trade/OCC-ETH If you don’t have MetaMask set up, our MetaMask video tutorial will help you get […]

Video Tutorial: Getting Started with MetaMask

Check out our video tutorial on how to install, set up, and use a MetaMask wallet for ETH and ERC20 tokens.  Please subscribe to our YouTube channel to keep up with our latest updates and tutorials. For more information on gas and Ethereum transactions visit our knowledge base article on Understanding Gas.

Limit Orders vs. Stop Orders

People that deal with cryptocurrency buy, sell and trade it using different order types. Primarily, there are market orders, limit orders and stop orders, and each have their own pros and cons. Anyone that wants to better understand cryptocurrency should take a closer look at them and see which one best suits their needs.  While […]

OCC Now Trading on ForkDelta

With the OCC airdrop complete, we’re excited to officially announce that the Original Crypto Coin token is trading on ForkDelta.  ForkDelta is a fork of the EtherDelta decentralized exchange for Ethereum based tokens.  It’s got a faster order processing system and other improved features like alerts for orders that are placed far outside the average […]

Coinbase and GDAX: Guide to Saving on Transaction Fees

A Brief History In 2012, Coinbase was started with the intention of making it easy for a non-technical person to start using Bitcoin. In 2015, Coinbase became the first licensed Bitcoin Exchange in the United States. At the end of the year, the exchange was rebranded as Global Digital Asset Exchange or GDAX. Today’s Application […]

How to Find Out Where to Buy Specific Coins

One of the most common questions we find new crypto buyers asking on the internet is where can I buy coin X or token Y?  While many cryptocurrency websites advertise the exchanges which currently list their currency, those lists aren’t always up to date or easy to find. Thankfully, there is a quick and easy […]