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Crypto Zoology: Saving Lives with DOGE

Posted on August 27th, 2021 by EM Search Consulting

Cryptocurrency has changed countless lives around the globe and here in Chicago, it’s about to start saving lives. This week, PAWS Chicago began accepting cryptocurrency donations, or ‘dogenations’ as they like to call them. Through their website, you can now donate Bitcoin, Ethereum, Doge to provide medical care to homeless pets and pets from families…Read more

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London Calling: Ethereum’s Hard Fork

Posted on August 2nd, 2021 by EM Search Consulting

On Wednesday, August 4th, the Ethereum network expects to undergo a “hard fork.” Dubbed the London hard fork, this upgrade represents the next step in the path to Ethereum 2.0. If you’re not sure what Ethereum 2.0 is check out our recent post that covers the basics. What’s a Fork? In the world of cryptocurrency,…Read more

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El Salvador Makes Bitcoin an Official Currency

Posted on July 22nd, 2021 by EM Search Consulting

In 2001, El Salvador replaced their local currency, the colón, with the US Dollar (USD). Last week, its Congress voted to become the first country in the world to recognize Bitcoin (BTC) as legal tender. This historic new law passed with 62 out of 84 votes, demonstrating its popularity among El Salvadorian lawmakers. As a…Read more

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What Is Ethereum 2.0? When Will Ethereum 2.0 Launch?

Posted on July 16th, 2021 by EM Search Consulting

Ethereum 2.0 is an upgrade to the Ethereum blockchain network, the native cryptocurrency of which is Ether (ETH). The upgrade promises to be more scalable, more secure, and more sustainable than the original. Before we dive in any further, let’s quickly discuss Ethereum itself. What Is Ethereum? Many people think of Ethereum as the cryptocurrency…Read more

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Not Your Keys, Not Your Coins: Who Owns Your Bitcoin?

Posted on May 29th, 2021 by EM Search Consulting

There are more places to “buy” cryptocurrencies popping up every day. Unfortunately, a number of these crypto exchanges aren’t actually selling crypto assets. Some, like Venmo, let you spend your coins with a handful of preapproved merchants. Others, like Robinhood, never let you spend or even transfer your coins. These kinds of exchanges force you…Read more

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What Is An NFT? What Are Non-Fungible Tokens?

Posted on May 4th, 2021 by EM Search Consulting

Non-fungible tokens, or NFTs, are unique, digital goods. In contrast, fungible assets, like cash, are assets that are interchangeable. Every $20 bill of the same currency is virtually identical. It doesn’t matter which $20 bill you have, because they all hold the same value. Non-fungible assets, like an original piece of art, are one-of-a-kind. There…Read more

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What Is Bitcoin? A Beginners Guide To Bitcoin

Posted on May 4th, 2021 by EM Search Consulting

Bitcoin is the first successful cryptocurrency. Like any currency, cryptocurrencies can be used to buy or sell goods and services. Unlike fiat currencies, like the US dollar (USD) and the euro (EUR), the Bitcoin network is both decentralized and digital. But what does that mean exactly? Digital Currency Let’s start with the digital part. Digital…Read more

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Feeding Texas with a $10,000 Donation

Posted on March 5th, 2021 by EM Search Consulting

The winter storm that hit Texas last month brought freezing temperatures and record snowfall to the state. As a result, more than 4.5 million homes and businesses lost power, some for several days or longer. Together, these harsh conditions led to food shortages across the state. Feeding Texas, the largest hunger-relief organization in Texas, was…Read more

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Bitcoin vs. Bitcoin Cash

Posted on January 16th, 2020 by EM Search Consulting

As more and more cryptocurrencies hit the market, you may feel confused about the differences and similarities between all of them. Specifically, while you’re looking to buy Bitcoin in Austin, you may notice that Bitcoin Cash is another option around town. But what’s the difference between the two? OOur team at RockItCoin takes pride in…Read more

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Trading Over the Counter

Posted on December 21st, 2018 by EM Search Consulting

Thanks to our RockItCoin over-the-counter trading services, it has never been easier to buy or sell a large amount of cryptocurrency at one time through a single point of contact. Our over-the-counter services were designed with an emphasis on ease of use for our consumers, high-touch relationships with our professionals, and fast, reliable services. Not…Read more

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What Cryptocurrency Is & Isn’t

Posted on December 21st, 2018 by EM Search Consulting

Cryptocurrency as a whole is an industry that we continue to learn about. As providers of Bitcoin in Miami and beyond, we thought it would be useful to explain what exactly cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin, Litecoin, Ethereum and Bitcoin Cash are versus what they are not. This is also a great way to understand the exact…Read more

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Bitcoin for Beginners

Posted on November 19th, 2018 by EM Search Consulting

If you’re tired of being left out of the Bitcoin conversation that all of your friends are having, listen up! Buying Bitcoin in Atlanta or anywhere else in the country is easy thanks to our RockItCoin Bitcoin ATMs. Before you head to your nearest machine, read the basics about Bitcoin to help you get started….Read more

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Avoiding Crypto Hacks

Posted on October 18th, 2018 by EM Search Consulting

The internet is full of scammers and hackers, and cryptocurrency investments are no different. However, as opposed to other purchases and transactions that take place on the internet, once you have purchased Bitcoin, the transaction cannot be reversed. The network is decentralized, so it does not have a method to determine what transactions are made…Read more

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Buy Litecoin in October for the Chance to Win!

Posted on October 2nd, 2018 by EM Search Consulting

You likely associate our machines with buying and selling Bitcoin, but did you also know that you can now buy Litecoin at our machines as well? Like Bitcoin, Litecoin is a peer-to-peer cryptocurrency that is not managed by a single authority. You can think of Litecoin and Bitcoin in similar terms. Litecoin has the ability…Read more

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How to Find a Location Near You

Posted on September 26th, 2018 by EM Search Consulting

Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies continue to grow in popularity throughout the world. This digital currency is not controlled by a single entity, rather, people control and produce Bitcoin on their own. Getting involved in Bitcoin is an exciting way to become a part of the growing Bitcoin and cryptocurrency community. Thanks to RockItCoin, buying Bitcoin…Read more

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The Best Way to Contact Us

Posted on September 26th, 2018 by EM Search Consulting

At RockItCoin, we take pride in the fact that we are available to help you at all times. We’ve all been there; we are trying to buy Bitcoin in Los Angeles or another city only to run into an unexpected error that makes the process much harder. Thankfully, our team is always available to answer…Read more

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The Main Differences Between Bitcoin and Ethereum

Posted on August 5th, 2018 by EM Search Consulting

Ethereum and Bitcoin ATM locations in Atlanta and beyond continue to increase in popularity. They are two of the most popular cryptocurrencies that the market has to offer and they both utilize the blockchain technology. However, there are many differences between them that can be difficult to understand if you aren’t knowledgeable about the subject….Read more

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3 Common Bitcoin Scams

Posted on July 30th, 2018 by EM Search Consulting

Bitcoin, while an explored territory for some, is usually associated with many questions from those who don’t have as much knowledge or experience. No matter how knowledgeable you are about buying Bitcoin in Miami and beyond, it is possible to fall victim to some well-designed Bitcoin scams. In order to reduce your risk, it is…Read more

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Introducing Our RockItCoin OTC Site!

Posted on July 30th, 2018 by EM Search Consulting

Our machines that make it possible to buy Bitcoin in Hollywood and beyond have revolutionized the way that the public buys cryptocurrencies. Simply approach our machine and get started! But did you know that we also have an over-the-counter service that makes it easy for those who want to trade $10,000 or more? Our new…Read more

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Setting Up Your Digital Wallet

Posted on June 21st, 2018 by EM Search Consulting

When you invest in a cryptocurrency, your next thought is likely “where am I going to safely store this?” With hard forms of cash, you likely store them in a wallet to keep your money organized, protected and in one place. Similarly, you’ll want to be able to properly store your cryptocurrency once you use…Read more

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Ethereum FAQs

Posted on June 21st, 2018 by EM Search Consulting

By now, we’re likely all familiar with the cryptocurrency Bitcoin. But as other cryptocurrencies begin to gain traction, what do we need to know about them? Whether you’ve considered buying Ethereum in Miami or simply have not heard of this cryptocurrency, here are some frequently asked questions about Ethereum so you feel confident investing in…Read more

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What to Know About Cryptocurrency Scammers

Posted on May 17th, 2018 by EM Search Consulting

Unfortunately, there is an inherent risk every time money, including in the world of cryptocurrencies, leaves your account. As cryptocurrencies are not protected by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) and there are tons of people investing money, it’s a tempting market to hack. If you’ve invested money into a cryptocurrency in Pittsburgh, or you…Read more

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Blockchain: Not Just for Cryptocurrencies

Posted on May 17th, 2018 by EM Search Consulting

When you think of blockchain technology, cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash, Litecoin and Ethereum likely come to mind. Technically speaking, blockchain is an encrypted database of agreements, meaning neither party can go back on the agreement once it’s been made. Transparency and incorruptibility are two major pulls for this technology. While it’s a great…Read more

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What is Blockchain Technology?

Posted on April 25th, 2018 by EM Search Consulting

If you’re familiar with the wide arrange of available cryptocurrencies, it’s likely you’ve heard of blockchain technology. Over the years, it has evolved into the backbone of not only a new internet but also one of the most cutting-edge technologies in the world: cryptocurrencies. It is now easy to buy cryptocurrencies everywhere, such as by…Read more

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How Can You Spend Your Bitcoin?

Posted on April 17th, 2018 by EM Search Consulting

Buying Bitcoin in Los Angeles is easy thanks to our RockItCoin ATMs. But now that you’ve bought it, what can you do with it? It can be confusing what you can and cannot buy. Did you know that over 100,000 merchants worldwide accept Bitcoin as a feasible currency? This blog post is a good starting…Read more

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Which Cryptocurrency is Right for You?

Posted on March 23rd, 2018 by EM Search Consulting

Delving into the world of cryptocurrencies can be a bit intimidating if you’ve never done so before. Until late 2016, Bitcoin was the cryptocurrency of choice, making it a no-brainer when it comes to investing. But now, you may find yourself wanting to buy Ethereum in Los Angeles or another cryptocurrency like Litecoin or Bitcoin…Read more

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Don’t Let These Bitcoin Misperceptions Fool You

Posted on March 9th, 2018 by EM Search Consulting

When it comes to buying Bitcoin in Los Angeles, there are plenty of misconceptions. While we’ve already addressed this on our blog, more and more Bitcoin myths are appearing as time goes on. Whether you’ve invested in a lot of Bitcoin or you’re just breaking into the market, there’s always a lot to learn about…Read more

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Ethereum 101

Posted on February 22nd, 2018 by EM Search Consulting

You may have heard of Ethereum, a distributed public blockchain network. But on the off chance that you have no idea what we’re talking about, let us break it down for you. If you’re looking to buy Ethereum in Miami or beyond, RockItCoin can be of service. Although Ethereum is related to Bitcoin, the two…Read more

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Reasons for Ethereum’s Growth

Posted on February 12th, 2018 by EM Search Consulting

If 2017 was dubbed the year of Bitcoin, 2018 is on track to be the year of Ethereum. It’s quickly breaking into the market of cryptocurrencies and many investors view it as a smart long-term investment. Even in the calendar year of 2017 alone, Ethereum grew by 3600 percent. While Ethereum still has a long…Read more

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3 Reasons Why People Are Buying Bitcoin In 2018

Posted on January 18th, 2018 by EM Search Consulting

2018 is here, and people are eager to buy Bitcoin in Miami. 2017 was one of Bitcoins best years yet. Bitcoin has beaten all the other asset classes by a huge margin. Bitcoins are opening up a space that will create a revolution like computers did in the 1970’s. If you are new to Bitcoin…Read more

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Bitcoin Myths Debunked

Posted on January 2nd, 2018 by EM Search Consulting

Bitcoin has become a hot topic in 2018. The amazing price of Bitcoin in 2017 led everyone to have something to say about cryptocurrency and blockchain. Of course, this leads to plenty of skeptics and myths surrounding Bitcoin. Skeptics want everyone around to think Bitcoin is a fraud and there is no value in it…Read more

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Back Up Your Bitcoin Paper Wallet

Posted on September 1st, 2017 by EM Search Consulting

Have you backed up your Bitcoin paper wallet? If you are unsure, the answer is likely no. A paper wallet is one that is created offline. When a wallet is offline there is NO digital backup. If you happen to lose your paper wallet you lose your Bitcoin. Think of a paper wallet like cash….Read more

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