Understanding the Risk and Opportunities of Cryptocurrency

With a new asset class as Cryptocurrency which has allowed users to transfer money equivalent in terms of digital currency codes which are embedded with high end blockchain technology, enabling one to transfer the coin to another using a public ledger which records all the transactions, in form of codes and encrypted codes increasing the number of cryptocurrencies outnumbering to more than 1000 which are available in the digital wallets, which are not alike but the purpose of trading them are similar.

Regulatory aspects

  • Regulating the movement of cryptocurrencies are extremely challenging as the entire ecosystem are designed to function without any central reporting authority or entity in charge of, hence it is just a consensus among the miners
  • the SEC and other regulatory bodies working to bring around an overall control over the new class of assets, however, the roadmap to monitor them like traditional currencies seems to be a task at hand
  • price fluctuations in the digital currency space can impact the value of the investments, made, the software platforms like the Bitcoin Loophole which require controls and regulation from the regulatory authorities and which could increase the risk of investing in such volatile markets
  • the ICO’s are been highly monitored and Sec is actively involved in making the companies follow the standard securities issuing process, detecting frauds which are high considering the fluid markets, which is also a step ahead to regulate cryptocurrencies
  • the exposure of the investors to cryptocurrencies are at an all-time high and there are traditional products being offered in exchange of the digital currencies which are high on the alert radar by regulatory bodies, the future of which is still very vague

The operational issues surrounding the digital wallets are few nagging issues which have to be faced by the traders/investors more cautiously as an incorrect account transfer would mean that there is no way to get the coins back, keeping the coins in private keys is another suitable options for traders who actively trade in the crypto markets, so that they do not lose the opportunity of price fluctuations for the need of coins to execute the trades, operational risk is inherent in any form of trading making this form of crypto trading more prone to be hacked and lost in the digital space of no return. Utilizing the coins and trade effectively in the exchanges of crypto are subject to proper evaluation by the investor and making a profitable income solution.

 

 

 

 

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Tips To Manage Your Finances For An Early Retirement

Have you ever wondered what an average individual’s life of the majority of the people revolves around five basic stages of life starting from birth, school education, university education, work life, and then finally retirement?

So, the question arises as to why do we work? Is it a safe bet that we think will lead to a prosperous life? Or is it because we really want to make something out of selves? This article is definitely not for those of you believed in the second option but it is a definite read if the first option has crossed your mind even for the slightest duration.

Many of us work so that we can provide for our family and retire happily. Hence, if retirement is your end goal, then why is that you think working and sloughing for about 75% of your life is the answer to it? Have you ever thought about an early retirement? The thought might be scary and pretty risky. However, it is not an impossible task to achieve.

Here are some tips that can help you plan an early retirement.

  1. Create a plan similar to a very extensive roadmap that clearly depicts the steps you intend to take to build up your financial security.
  2. Change your lifestyle. You cannot achieve a successful financially stable life if you spend. Rather it is achieved by controlling your expenses. Cut down the extras and go in only for the essentials.
  3. Invest in some quality financial education and risk management. This will help you in the long run. Rather than resorting to advertisements and peer groups, professional advice will help you any day.
  4. Make wise investments and be responsible for all your actions.
  5. Always be committed to your goal and never lose track in the days to come. You should be counting days to your retirement and not years.
  6. Always lock up your money in investments that are difficult to touch. This is a good way to treat itchy hands.
  7. Most importantly, do not procrastinate. Start your plan of action today and think that tomorrow may never come.
  8. Lastly, never forget that you have a life. For example, do not forget about your family or health while you are busy stowing away cash.

Hence, the goal that you should be looking to achieve is to not utilize the maximum time available in hand but to make use of the time that is available in the best and shortest way possible. If you do not plan your life, you will be living it the way someone else has planned it for you. It is all up to you.