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    • unitedwestand
    • By unitedwestand 30th Mar 17, 9:28 PM
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    unitedwestand
    Bitcoin, Blockchain & Cryptocurrencies
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    • 30th Mar 17, 9:28 PM
    Bitcoin, Blockchain & Cryptocurrencies 30th Mar 17 at 9:28 PM
    MoneySavingExpert Insert:

    Hi, Martin's blogged on Bitcoins and cryptocurrencies. Have a read of it here:

    Bitcoin: Four things you need to know

    Back to unitedwestand's original post...

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    Searching the main MSE site for "Bitcoin" returns 8 results, "Blockchain 1 result & Cryptocurrencies 1 & 3 of these results are for the same single article.

    Doing the same on the UK Governments website, Bitcoin 16 results, Blockchain 23 results & Cryptocurrencies 9 results.

    Whereas searching for the term "money" returns 184k results on MSE and only 18k on Gov.UK and "Cash" 181k results on MSE and 7k on Gov.uk

    This technology is undoubtedly the biggest financial revolution in the past decade and has the potential to empower & save the average person in every single element of what MSE covers.

    Does MSE intentionally avoid covering it's evolution or will there be plans to dedicate forums and webpages to it in the future?

    I'd really like to see that
    Last edited by MSE Andrea; 01-12-2017 at 10:32 AM.
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    • Quasar
    • By Quasar 27th Nov 17, 9:19 PM
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    Quasar
    and 6 months later they are £7500 per coin..
    Originally posted by evosy1978
    Good. Let's hope it lasts.
    After all, cellulite is just a packet of crisps that made it.
    • MothballsWallet
    • By MothballsWallet 30th Nov 17, 7:48 PM
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    MothballsWallet
    Does that include Microsoft, Virgin, Expedia, Paypal, Dell, Bloomberg, Tesla, T-mobile etc who all use it?



    Or maybe you could give a clue how it couldn't?
    Originally posted by unitedwestand
    Just because those companies use it doesn't mean it's any good.

    I'd stay clear of anything Bloomberg uses because it'll probably blow up like the Falcon 9.
    Always ask yourself one question: What would Gibbs do?
    Married to an immigrant.
    Even my PC is nicknamed "GIBBS".
    • MSE Andrea
    • By MSE Andrea 1st Dec 17, 10:02 AM
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    MSE Andrea
    Hi all

    Martin's blogged on it:

    Could you do with a Money Makeover?


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    • Mobeer
    • By Mobeer 1st Dec 17, 10:21 AM
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    Originally posted by MSE Andrea

    Not really - Martin has only "blogged on" Bitcoin - nothing on Blockchain or other Cryto currencies.

    Personally I find the idea of a tamper-proof car maintenance document have more useful:
    https://media.group.renault.com/global/en-gb/groupe-renault/media/pressreleases/94238/groupe-renault-microsoft-et-viseo-sassocient-pour-creer-le-premier-prototype-de-carnet-dentretien-nu1
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