What is Bitcoin? Is my investment portfolio missing out?

By Brent Shaw, Modern Woodmen, Fraternal Financial | m.brent.shaw@mwarep.org

It seems that as technology and global networking have grown over the past few decades, the new and trending ideas create a massive buzz in the investing world. The current hot topic that has more than just millennials talking is Bitcoin.

By now, I would venture to guess that you have at least heard that term as it grows in popular conversation in the break room and even in the mainstream media. With all the talk about Bitcoin, some find themselves asking the question, what even is Bitcoin?

Bitcoin’s History

Bitcoin is a type of digital currency, or sometimes referred to as a cryptocurrency, created as anonymous payment for online transactions.

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