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Flagship Episode 7: Apologies, CoinBase Craziness, and Dumb Scams.


Flagship Episode 7:

Apologies, CoinBase Craziness, and Dumb Scams

Karim and Brent take on this week's episode themselves because Mike is busy being a big time poker player. They start with an apology about Wednesdays episode and go right into the craziness that's happening with Coinbase. Look out for some other scams rolling around in the community, and answer some super tough mailbag questions (without the 50 cent drop). 


Coinbase official blog post regarding the situation with the extra charges.

Coinbase also adds the Coinbase Commerce button.

Binance CEO interview: this is where Mr. Zhao says his friend totally saw it and everything is fine.

European Central Bank is not going to ban Cryptocurrency. It’s a glorius day!

Korea isn’t banning it either! Wheeee.

Statement from the Nano team on BitGrail – make sure you watch out and keep your money off exchanges.

Arizona is very close to accepting crypto for taxes. That would be HUGE.

Rabobank with the most obvious name ever, launders money.


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These links are all referral links for us, but we use every one of these exchanges and wallets.

Robin Hood is getting in the crypto game! You get a random stock valued between $5 and $200 and so do we, this is super exciting. Robin Hood has been one of the best experiences we’ve had with a

CASH APP HAS BITCOIN! If you sign up through that link the show gets $5 and so do you! Stop the presses. The easiest to use money transfer application (yes it's easier than Venmo) now as a built in way to buy and sell Bitcoin. They even have a no - fee debit card you can use.

Binance Exchange Binance is the primary location for many of the coins that are not available on CoinBase. They have the best user experience, don't use the USDT as a primary trading pair, and have reasonable customer service. Give them a look.

Ledger Wallet Website This is where you buy the hardware wallet that we're always talking about on the show - we all use a Ledger Nano S.



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