Financial

  • Bitcoin hacked: what about the future of Bitcoin (BTC)?

    News highlighted Will the Bitcoin electronic currency come to an end? With the shutdown of the Bitcoin Fair Mt. Gox on February 24, 2014, there was a first serious breach of confidence in the BTC. The exchange exchange Mt. Gox closed its website and many investors lost around 750,000 Bitcoins as a result of hacking. ...
  • Bitcoin: what are the advantages and disadvantages of bitcoins?

    Since the 2008 economic crisis, the Bitcoin virtual currency (BTC) has collected a whole host of followers worldwide. Bitcoin was later given a boost during the Cyprus savings crisis in 2013. The development of Bitcoin seems to be hard to come by, especially now that you can pay on multiple websites with bitcoins. ...
  • Why bitcoins and other cryptocoins are so controversial

    According to the British newspaper The Telegraph, Bitcoin is about the "most dangerous" currency in the world. They listed some arguments as to why the bitcoins would be so dangerous. In other media there is not only message, but also warnings about cryptocoins. This is a list of the main arguments that critics put forward to warn of bitcoins and alternative coins; and their counter-arguments. ...
  • Bitcoin: virtual and physical currency on Alderney Channel Island?

    Is the independent Bitcoin gradually taking over by the financial establishment? It seems that way. The success of the virtual currency, which exceeded 1000 US dollars at the end of November 2013, has attracted interest from governments worldwide. The British Channel Island Alderney, for example, had plans to mint a physical Bitcoin coin in cooperation with the English Royal Mint. ...
  • Bitcoin: how and where can you buy and sell Bitcoins?

    Bitcoin is a virtual, electronic currency that has been on the rise since the savings crisis of 2103 in Cyprus. The European Troika determined that a confiscation of savings was needed to save Cyprus from bankruptcy. As a result, many savers and investors began to distrust the European deposit guarantee and took their chance with the Bitcoin or BTC electronic currency. ...
  • Applicable Sinterklaas presents for children

    Applicable Sinterklaas presents are actually not difficult to find as long as you know what the other person's interests are. The Sinterklaas party is simply one of the nicest parties of the whole year. Moreover, it is a very social party. Just the way in which everyone who participates makes the effort to find the right presents for others indicates that it is a celebration of love and friendship. ...
  • How do you keep Santa Claus and Christmas gifts affordable?

    The government is going to cut spending and that has an impact on the spending of every family. Many people today have less money for Sinterklaas and Christmas presents. Although you have to save money, you still want to be able to offer your children a nice Sinterklaas and Christmas party with gifts. The month of December remains an expensive month, you can hardly ignore it. ...
  • Celebrate cheap Christmas: celebrate Christmas for little

    Celebrating Christmas costs a lot of money. There must be a tree, decoration, there must be a lot of food on the table. There must be expensive clothes or people think they should eat out. But is that all necessary? And can you also celebrate Christmas cheaper? Yes, that's possible. Tips for a cheap but nice Christmas. Christmas should be celebrated as luxuriously as possible: but does that really have to happen and from whom? ...
  • Christmas budget tips: This is how you get through this expensive period

    The month of December is often an expensive month. It starts with the Sinterklaas party, which often costs the necessary money on presents and other necessities. Christmas will follow. Here are a few budget tips at a glance, to get through Christmas financially well. Christmas decorations Christmas is a great time. ...
  • Holidays expensive? It doesn't have to be that way!

    The festive month of December is generally an expensive month. How can you keep costs down and still enjoy it immensely? With the right skills, knowledge and saving tips, this is easier than it seems. For example, spread the purchase of gifts over the entire year, make a budget for the Christmas dinner, pay attention to offers so that you can buy cheap Christmas items or Sinterklaas gifts, or set aside some money every month. ...
  • What does Christmas lighting cost?

    From the moment that Sinterklaas has left, the houses are again decorated with Christmas lights. Exuberant Christmas lights can go a long way in the papers. By paying close attention to the type of lighting, you can save a lot of money on energy. Light bulbs are no longer of this time. They use much more energy compared to, for example, LED lighting. ...
  • Tips for maintaining good intentions and new behavior

    A new year offers new opportunities, but many are unable to maintain or achieve good intentions. For 2016, 80 percent of people have good intentions, while only 17 percent will succeed! Fortunately, there are tools to help you achieve your good intentions. ...
  • Damage due to fireworks and your insurance

    In the time around New Year's Eve it is almost unavoidable. Due to the many legal and illegal fireworks that are lit there is damage. To which insurance can you claim this damage and when should you report this to the police? Damage to your home The newspapers are full of old and new, damage to homes by fireworks. ...
  • Vacation jobs, vacation work

    In the summer holidays it is of course wonderful to be free and to go on a nice holiday, but you can also use the summer months to earn some extra money. What are nice vacation jobs to do during the summer vacation? Postal Delivery If you are someone who likes to be outside, it may be advisable to work as a postal delivery during the holiday period. ...
  • Outlook economy 2019 - 2020 Prinsjesdag 2019

    The Central Planning Bureau has announced new prospects and expectations for the economy and economic growth in 2019 and 2020, now the government knows what to do for the 2020 budget and the long-term figures. This concerns the key data of our 2017-2020 economy, 15 August 2019. These are adjustments compared to the Central Economic Plan 2019. ...
  • Namecoin (NMC) - Purchase and purchase

    Namecoin (NMC) is an alternative cryptocurrency. The basis of the Namecoin script shows similarities with that of Bitcoin and Litecoin. This cryptocoin focuses on anonymous registration of domain names and is supported by Wikileaks. With Namecoin you can buy .bit domain names. Like Bitcoin, NMC uses the Proof of Work protocol to mine. ...
  • How safe are Bitcoins?

    A bitcoin is a virtual payment method. This virtual payment method has eight decimal places and the smallest unit is called a Satoshi. A maximum of 21 million has been set for the bitcoins. What are bitcoins, what can you buy with them and can you also make these bitcoins yourself? Can you trade in bitcoins in every country? ...
  • What is Bitcoin?

    Bitcoin is the new electronic money for the internet: with free open-source software, paying just as quickly and easily as sending an e-mail. Technically safer than online banking and more stable than the euro. What is bitcoin? Bitcoin is a freely available currency that combines the many advantages of traditionally stable values ​​such as precious metals with the achievements of modern technology. ...
  • The value of money and cryptocurrency such as Bitcoin compared

    A striking feature of digital currency (or cryptocurrency) is that they sometimes rise sharply in value, but sometimes fall just as fast in value. Not surprising, because in the analog world the euro sometimes rises or falls against foreign currencies, such as the dollar. But never to such an extreme degree as digital currency did in 2017. ...
  • Earn bitcoins for free

    There is a lot of demand for bitcoins. It is a virtual currency that has risen sharply in value. There are many investors who put money in the currency. They buy and sell the bitcoins themselves. It is also possible to earn the bitcoin. This is possible, for example, by reading online advertisements for free. Another way is by participating in a mining pool. ...