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Jun 9, 2021

Cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin doge coin, and Ethereum are a part of the mainstream conversation and in the news but should it be a part of your investment plan? 

We're going to decode the terminology and explore the tech so you can weigh whether or not it's the right option for you!

Should We Invest in Cryptocurrency?

We’re talking about a topic that’s been popping up all over - cryptocurrency. 

Just this year alone, BitCoin, Etherum, and others are on a roller coaster ride.

Coinbase went public just this April. 

There’s a lot of excitement and questions about the crypto space. 

I’ve gotten questions first about exactly how these currencies work and second, if it’s something to invest in.

In some cases, one of you is all excited to jump in this new opportunity while the other is skeptical or against it. 

Like any major decision, it’s important for your marriage and money to discuss your options and see if it fits in with your goals and financial plan. 

In this episode, we'll get into: 

  • the essentials about the tech and terms used with cryptocurrencies
  • what to consider and discuss so you two can decide whether or not it’s the right option for you

We got plenty to cover so let’s get started!

Resources to Learn More About Cryptocurrencies and  Keep Tabs on Your Money

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Key Takeaways on Crypto

Before we wrap up, I want to share a few key takeaways I got from preparing this episode.

  • Invest in educating yourself about the tech behind cryptocurrency. Crypto, blockchain – these aren’t going away. 
  • Make sure that crypto is aligned with your goals and risk tolerance before jumpin in. 
  • Focus on investing, not speculation. There’s a lot of hype and volatility to sort through so 

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