Why Libra is the biggest Facebook mistake of all

Libra FB II

Facebook is so 2017.  I wonder how much the Facebook Libra/Blockchain team considered the regulators perception to ICO’s when making their announcement publicly? Was it part of their plan to rustle more feathers? Or was it just a marketing campaign to help open communication channels with “…governments, central banks, regulators, non-profits, and other stakeholders…” as […]

Banking On Cannabis: What’s Next?


In uncertain landscape of legalized marijuana, there are few financial options. Some see blockchain tech and digital currency as a solution.

Past and Forward: Bretton Woods | 1944 and 2016

Past and Forward: Bretton Woods | 1944 and 2016 The July 1944 Bretton Woods Conference, formally known as the United Nations Monetary and Financial Conference, was a meeting of worldwide importance. Over 700 delegates from all 44 allied countries gathered at Mount Washington Hotel, situated in Bretton Woods, New Hampshire to discuss plans for a […]

Bitcoin and Banking: A Two-Way Street

With the rapid rise of cryptocurrency,  there has always been a subtle unease between the traditional banking and bitcoin communities. Now word on the street is that an alarming number of bitcoin businesses, particularly those engaged in consumer transactions and money conversions are having their associated bank accounts shut down with little or no notice. […]