Blockchain: Not a Bubble

Blockchain, the technology behind Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, is a big deal.  Huge.  Blockchain offers a degree of security, trust, and anonymity, so often sought in contracts and financial dealings, …

SWIFT, Not So Fast

If you’ve ever tried to send an international wire transfer you know what a headache it can be.  You have to fill out multi-page forms at a participating bank, including …

Cashlessness

Say goodbye to cash.  You might want to frame a few crisp new one dollar bills.  They are about to become history. Have you noticed how few occasions we have …

Bitcoin (Smartmoney) Is Here To Stay

Cryptocurrencies are not a bubble, not a Ponzi scheme, and not a flash-in-the-pan, here-today-gone-tomorrow phenomenon.  Cryptocurrencies (think Bitcoin) are here to stay.  They are the next generation of money.  As fiat …