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Quantitative Easing & Why Buying Bitcoin Is Important for Kiwis

Quantitative Easing seems to be floating around the news lately. Friends and family members have been asking me “What is quantitative easing?”. And It seems like Quantitative Easing is money printing but at the same time, not quite exactly. Tony Alexander, the ex BNZ economic chief, in his weekly newsletter, explains that Quantitative Easing is performed when our government runs.

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Can You Live 100% Off Cryptocurrency in NZ?

Here at EC, we believe it’s only a matter of time until cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin become a standard financial instrument for the average kiwi in the world of tomorrow.  Every day, there are tens of thousands of blockchain and cryptocurrency developers actively working to make it easier for cryptocurrency to be used as everyday money.  In the spirit of Easy.

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Taxoshi – New Zealand’s Tax Calculator

Cryptocurrency Tax in New Zealand In New Zealand, just like any other activity that you do to make a profit (such as running a business, trading stocks, or setting up a lemonade stand) you need to pay income tax on the profits you make – including the gains on your cryptocurrency assets. 💪 Working out those profits might not be.

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Crypto Debit Card NZ: What Are Your Best Options?

Now that we could have a crypto debit card to pay for everyday goods and services with cryptocurrency, we can move aside Airpoints and Flybuys. And you can even get rewarded with ‘crypto-back’ for doing so! Yes, that’s earning cryptocurrencies as you spend. Not long ago, people were still wondering how to use cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin and Ethereum in real.

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May 2020 Cryptocurrency Market Overview

Kicking off May saw an explosive 30% increase in Bitcoin’s price in the 7 days lead up to the Bitcoin Halving, which took place on the 11th of May 2020. 🏆 Bitcoin’s fruitful price gains would come to a close with a sharp -13% price correction on the day of the halving – sobering up the markets while offering an.

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April 2020 Cryptocurrency Overview

We hope you’ve had a great month, and that you’ve made the best of New Zealand’s final week of Level 4 lockdown! 🤠 As expected, April 2020 delivered on its promise of being an exceptionally unpredictable month for the world of cryptocurrency and beyond. A brief recap of this month’s events: Since the start of April, Bitcoin’s up a whopping.

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Can you Trust Easy Crypto NZ? – New Zealand Cryptocurrency Review

Easy Crypto NZ takes pride in being the best place to buy bitcoin in New Zealand for the best price, without any hidden catches. Your trust is also hugely important to us. We, therefore, take several steps to be as transparent as possible when it comes to buying or selling cryptocurrency. We’ve been providing a secure service for Kiwis to.

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Crypto-Locker Ransomware Attacks in NZ are Increasing – How to Stay Safe

What is a Crypto Locker Ransomware Attack? First hitting headlines in 2013, a ransomware attack is when your computer is infected with malicious malware that uses encryption to lock you out of your computer. Once infected by Ransomware like Crypto Locker or Wannacry, these viruses encrypt all of your computer’s files with a special key, which from that moment on.

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Recession into Depression – An Inevitable Reality? 

Although being one of the most volatile asset classes in the world over the past month, cryptocurrency as an asset class has not been alone in seeing erratic jumps and dumps in price.  Wall Street has seen its worst nosedive since 1987, oil prices are tanking, gold is on the rise, and billions of dollars are being evaporated from the.

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Bitcoin Vs NZD – An Easy Crypto Comparison

Bitcoin currently averages 350,000 transactions per day, and many see this as a sign that the cryptocurrency revolution is unstoppable. Some proponents even believe that cryptocurrency will eventually replace fiat currency like the NZD altogether. The only question is, what is the real difference between cryptocurrency and fiat like the NZD? What Exactly Does the Term ‘Fiat Cash’ Really Mean?.

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