Entries by Marco

SBI 3: Interview with Radoslav Albrecht from BitBond

Welcome to the third episode of the Smart Bitcoin Investment podcast! If you are reading this blog regularly, you know how much I like Bitcoin Peer-to-Peer lending as a way of investing bitcoins. This is why I am so excited to share this episode with you. Indeed, in this episode I interviewed Radoslav Albrecht, who is […]

SBI 2: How to Create Passive Income With Bitcoin

I am really happy to publish the second episode of the Smart Bitcoin Investment podcast! In this episode, I focus on the core of the topic of Bitcoin investment: how to create a passive income stream just by using bitcoins. You will learn what I mean exactly when I talk about investing bitcoins (and no, I […]

SBI 1: Introduction to the Show & What to Expect

I am really happy to publish the first episode of the Smart Bitcoin Investment podcast! In this very short episode I wanted to introduce myself, say some words about Bitcoin investment, and also say what’s coming next. In the future, the shows will have a more structured format, and will each be focused on a […]

My Bitcoin Investments Returns for Q4 of 2014

In order to encourage more and more people to use their bitcoins as an investment vector, every quarter I publish a report showing the total returns that I made via my invested bitcoins. As this is the first report of this kind on the website, you will note that the returns are not amazing. Indeed, I started […]

Should You Invest in Bitcoin Cloud Mining?

When the Bitcoin protocol was first introduced, the first and only method to get some bitcoins was to mine them, using your own computer, as the mining difficulty was very low. Then, Bitcoin mining difficulty grew, and people started using GPUs, and then FPGAs & ASICs to mine. People started to gather into mining pools, […]

How To Use BTCJam to Invest Your Bitcoins

One of my favorite way to invest my bitcoins is using peer-to-peer (P2P) lending, which means lending money directly to individuals. Basically, it means you are playing the bank to help people realise their projects. In return, people pay you back on a given schedule, and you earn interests at each payment. Many of this […]

Why You Should Invest Your Bitcoins

For many people, investing in Bitcoins is the end of the road. People buy some Bitcoins (or other cryptocurrencies like Litecoins) and then just store them in a secure wallet, hoping they would get value over time. But that’s a dangerous move. In fact, at the date this article was written, the price of Bitcoin […]