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Bitcoin Needs Backing from Banking to Boost Cryptocurrency Payments

Bitcoin has been a topic of conversation for 10 years, and yet, it is still viewed by many as a volatile, newfangled cryptocurrency. This continued perception is a major reason investors and users tend to overlook its technology value. Bitcoin has the potential for a broader use case as a utility for global money transmission, bringing a whole new reality to the future of global banking and transactions. Long touted [...]

2019-02-14T07:20:12-07:00February 8th, 2019|Media Mentions|

Payments On The Blockchain: 29 Startups To Watch In 2019

“There’s no such thing as a free lunch.” “Show me the money.” “You gonna pay for that?” There are countless ways to say it, but we all know it’s true: little is possible in this world without money. Practically anything worth doing or having comes with a financial cost. Our own government shuts down if they can’t find a way to keep the cash flowing. Try eating a meal at [...]

2019-02-14T08:21:38-07:00January 29th, 2019|Media Mentions|

Instant Money Transfer and Payments: Interview with MovoCash, Inc. CEO and co-founder, Eric Solis

MOVO enables you to “Instantly send and spend money right from your phone, even if you don’t have a bank account”. The CEO and co-founder, Eric Solis will be discussing the MOVO project with us in this interview. 1) Please tell us your name and about yourself? My name is Eric Solis, founder and CEO of MovoCash, Inc..  I am a full stack entrepreneur, which means that I [...]

2019-02-14T08:25:55-07:00January 28th, 2019|Media Mentions|

Meet MOVO, Your New Money App

Featuring an instant digital Prepaid Visa® Card, named one of the best prepaid debit cards by NerdWallet, Simple Dollar & The Balance     WHAT IS IT ABOUT? Meet MOVO, your new money app featuring an instant digital Prepaid Visa Card, named one of the best prepaid debit cards by NerdWallet, Simple Dollar & The Balance. Crave a plastic card? Need Direct Deposit? We’ll hook you up! GET IT FOR [...]

2019-02-14T08:30:24-07:00January 16th, 2019|Media Mentions|

How to Handle Cryptocurrency Losses and Gains This Tax Year

Cryptocurrency may know no boundaries, but the tax man does. After a rocky year in the blockchain market, many investors need to know how to handle this year’s taxes. Both gains and losses will have a profound impact on your tax situation. Like any investment property, handling this well can save you a lot of money. Doing it badly can cost you just as much. Here are four tips to [...]

2019-02-14T08:31:07-07:00January 2nd, 2019|Media Mentions|

Blockchain and Cryptocurrency 2019 Predictions – Vol. XII

We continue our series of predictions from the industry’s thought leaders on what may happen in the coming year.  By almost any measure, 2018 was a challenging year for the blockchain/cryptocurrency industries. Beyond the usual issues facing young businesses in hiring, marketing, technology and financing, companies were engaged in a crisis of confidence with investors, as the crypto markets lost 80 percent of their overall value from the beginning of [...]

2019-02-14T08:31:57-07:00December 29th, 2018|Media Mentions|

MovoChain™ Enables Purchases and Instant Peer-to-Peer Spend with Bitcoin and Bitcoin Cash Through BitPay

PRESS RELEASE The cryptocurrency value is applied to a ready-to-use digital Visa® debit card for instant use. ATLANTA and PALO ALTO, Calif., Dec. 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- MovoCash, Inc., the creator of MOVO®, a mobile payments platform and app, today announced the company is enabling Bitcoin and Bitcoin Cash purchases and peer-to-peer top-ups, powered by BitPay, the largest global blockchain payments provider. The patented technology called MovoChain™ enables consumers to convert [...]

2019-02-14T08:34:19-07:00December 6th, 2018|Media Mentions, Press Release|

Could Blockchain Innovations Improve Latency And Inefficiency In Banking?

Ah, latency. That seven-letter word takes nearly seven seconds to say and what feels like forever to settle. In simple terms, latency is the delay before data is moved. In the banking world, latency is the time it takes for money to move across a ledger, which is a book of accounts where transactions are balanced. According to Merriam-Webster, the word "ledger" comes from the English dialect form leggen, meaning "to [...]

2018-10-31T06:15:41-07:00October 30th, 2018|Media Mentions|

Things Young Professionals Should Consider When Getting First Credit Card: Money Matters

I have a daughter who graduated in the spring from college and has her first job now. She is looking for her own credit card. She has had her own AMEX for years, but under my account. She has zero debt but has really no credit history, since the AMEX was my account. Will this impact getting card approval? What is the best bet to get a card? She makes $42,000. Would [...]

2019-02-14T08:35:43-07:00October 15th, 2018|Media Mentions|

Best Prepaid Debit Cards 2018

A prepaid debit card can serve as a budgeting tool or an all-out replacement for a bank account — and the best prepaid cards offer convenience while charging few fees. Prepaid cards are easy to get. There’s usually no credit check, and they’re often available even if you can’t get a bank account because of a bad banking history. Unlike with a credit card, you load funds onto prepaid cards [...]

2019-02-14T08:37:05-07:00October 10th, 2018|Media Mentions|
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