Traditional Retirement Investing

Exchange-traded funds (ETFs) can entail risks similar to direct stock ownership, including market, sector, and industry risks. Some ETFs may involve international risk, currency risk, commodity risk, leverage risk, credit risk, and interest rate risk. Trading prices may not reflect … Read more

Gas Fees – Ethereum

Gas is a unit of measurement for the computing work required to carry out specified activities on the blockchain.

Gas calculates the costs required to execute each transaction based on the computational complexity, bandwidth, and available space.

Miners utilize gas … Read more


A mineable, proof of work, privacy coin, that, with (the support of its participating community) upholds what is the closest any cryptocurrency can be to being fully anonymous.

Fungible: A unit of currency is identical, and interchangeable with another unit … Read more

Smart Contracts, ERC-20 and Oracles

  • A smart contract is software that automatically executes instructions when transferring tokens.
  • Technical Notes: ERC is a category of Ethereum Improvement Proposals to (as the name suggests) request input comments about a given proposal.
  • These are standard application-level conventions, including
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What is Coin Burning?

Coin burning is the process of locking them in an inaccessible wallet so that they are taken out of circulation (black hole wallets) on the blockchain. This has numerous effects on a cryptocurrency, including artificially controlling a coin’s inflation or … Read more