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Banks Editorial Team

February 16th, 2018
Bitcoin ATMs

Bitcoin ATMs And How They Work

Bitcoin lives entirely on the internet—or, at least, so we think. The presence of bitcoin ATMs can seem confusing, at first, since bitcoins are not exactly a fiat currency like dollars and cents. So, what are bitcoin ATMs, and how do you use them? What Are Bitcoin ATMs? Bitcoin ATMs are, for the most part, […]

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Banks Editorial Team

February 16th, 2018
Bitcoin checking acccount

How To Open A Bitcoin Checking Account

Opening a bitcoin checking account is one of the first steps in investing in bitcoin. This article explains how to create a bitcoin wallet so that you can begin trading bitcoin. What Is a Bitcoin Checking Account? We're using the term bitcoin checking account to refer to a digital account that allows you to store […]

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Banks Editorial Team

February 16th, 2018
Bitcoin Bank Transfer

How To Make A Bitcoin Bank Transfer

Cryptocurrency has a high barrier to entry. Despite the interest in projects such as bitcoin, many people keep cryptocurrencies at arm’s length because of sheer technical complexity. For lay users, questions like “how do I buy a token” or “how do I convert it back to cash” are as intimidating as the fact that a […]

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Banks Editorial Team

February 15th, 2018

Find Out What A Bitcoin Bank Is

What makes a bank a "bitcoin bank"? Bitcoins, and other altcoins like litecoin and ether, the currency associated with Ethereum, are rapidly becoming a part of investor portfolios across the board, and financial institutions are struggling to figure out how these instruments fit into their overall approach. Let's look at the key points of cryptocurrency, […]

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Banks Editorial Team

February 15th, 2018
Banks that accept bitcoin

Know Which Banks Accept Bitcoin, Get The Complete List

The recent rash of banks announcing that they would stop accepting credit card transactions for bitcoin purchases has created a stir in the altcoin sphere. “Capital One is currently declining credit card transactions to purchase cryptocurrency due to the limited mainstream acceptance and the elevated risks of fraud, loss, and volatility inherent in the cryptocurrency […]

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Banks Editorial Team

February 15th, 2018
Bitcoin credit cards

Banks That Allow Bitcoin Credit Cards

For those looking to use credit products to buy bitcoins, the situation currently is bleak. Concerns about the bitcoin price correction and the obligations the banks may be under as part of their customer protection plans have caused turmoil. Despite the fact that Visa and MasterCard have both issued statements clarifying that their positions on […]

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Banks Editorial Team

January 23rd, 2018

The 3 Best Ways to Consolidate Outstanding Debt in 2018

Outstanding debt is not something you want to review day after day. It’s a constant reminder that you owe money, have been irresponsible with payments, and will have to pay off that money at some point in your future – whether it’s near or far to your present situation. No one wants to carry around […]

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Banks Editorial Team

January 23rd, 2018

Debt Consolidation: Consider the Difference Between Unsecured and Secured Debt

We all know that debt is a bad thing for frugal management of our finances. However, have you ever considered the variation in debt and what it means for your bank account? Unsecured and secured debts are two very different things, and depending your unique situation, can have different effects on how you move forward […]

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Banks Editorial Team

January 23rd, 2018

Become Debt-less in 2018: How Debt Consolidation Will Set You Free

Many times, people who live with debt on a daily basis assume that is their forever reality. They don’t consider a light at the end of the tunnel, a life that isn’t ruled and strangled by the debt they have racked up under their name. However, debt consolidation is a very real reality that can […]

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Banks Editorial Team

January 23rd, 2018

Credit Card Debt Consolidation: What You Need to Know

We’ve all heard the phrase “debt consolidation” thrown around here and there. Especially regarding credit card debt consolidation, getting ahold of the debt you’ve racked up with numerous credit cards can be an overwhelming. If you carry balances on multiple credit cards heading into the New Year, now is definitely the time to consider debt […]

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