Overstock.com Accepts Bitcoin

In a move that is causing a buzz in financial circles, Overstock.com just became the first major online retailer to accept bitcoin as a means of payment on their website. A partnership with Coinbase, the San Francisco-based bitcoin currency exchange company, made it possible. Coinbase is taking the lion’s share of the risk in the…

Bitcoin Economy

Bitcoin. If you haven’t heard of it, you will. Bitcoin is quite possibly one of the most important concepts of our time. Bitcoin is a decentralized digital currency. That means that it’s not tied to a government or any other political entity. Bitcoins are not minted. They are intangible. Because of this, those who oppose…

Looking Back to Move Forward

This is the time when a vast number of people annually resolve to improve their lives in the upcoming year. According to a 12/13/13 article published in the Journal of Clinical Psychology, 45% of Americans make New Year’s resolutions. The good news is that New Year’s resolutions encourage a person to pursue their dream of…