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Former Chinese takeaway worker jailed for money laundering after police seized 61,000 bitcoins — currently worth $4 billion

Authorities were alerted when the British-Chinese woman attempted to buy London properties valued a…

Nathan Rennolds   


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A Hong Kong-based crypto exchange used deepfakes of Elon Musk to claim the billionaire was its lead developer

Authorities in Hong Kong put out a warning that a group claiming Elon Musk developed its crypto-tra…

Kenneth Niemeyer   


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Donald Trump spends day off from his hush-money trial attacking Biden's crypto knowledge and pushing mugshot NFTs

Donald Trump hosted supporters who bought NFTs from his "Mugshot Edition" collection at a dinner in…

George Glover   


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Bitcoin trader loses almost $70 million after sending crypto to wrong online account address

A bitcoin trader lost nearly $70 million after criminals tricked them into sending crypto to a fake…

Kenneth Niemeyer   


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Google says crypto fraudsters are making it look bad

Google filed a lawsuit against two scammers it says tricked the company into accepting fraudulent a…

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Bitcoin’s bizarre hike renewed enthusiasm last quarter! What does the future hold for investors?

In the ever-evolving landscape of finance, few phenomena have captured the imagination and attentio…

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A Colorado pastor accused of pocketing $1.3 million in cryptocurrency scam says the Lord encouraged him to use funds for a home remodel

Colorado pastor Eli Regalado and his wife Kaitlyn are being accused of selling "practically worthle…

Hannah Getahun,Jessica Orwig   


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Donald Trump is coming around on bitcoin after previously labeling it a 'scam'

"There has been a lot of use ... and I'm not sure that I would want to take it away at this point,"…

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Millennials fall for investment scams a lot — even more than boomers

More millennials reported being duped by investment scams than people over 60, according to the FBI.

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Investing icon Charlie Munger hailed Costco, slammed crypto, and ridiculed Russia in one of the last interviews of his life. Here are the 20 best quotes.

Warren Buffett's late business partner, Charlie Munger, shared some key investing lessons and tackl…

Theron Mohamed   


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Theron Mohamed   


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What is cryptocurrency? What to know about this increasingly popular digital currency before investing

Cryptocurrencies are decentralized, digital currencies that use blockchain technology to manage tra…

Louis DeNicola,Tessa Campbell   


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Indian investors have lost nearly ₹1,000 crore to fake cryptocurrency exchanges

Cyber-security company CloudSEK said it has uncovered an ongoing operation involving several phi…

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SBF's conviction is the final nail in the coffin for crypto bros hoping to get rich quick

Sam Bankman-Fried was found guilty of all seven charges. Crypto's future lies in regulation, spelli…

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Hackers target bestselling NFT artist Beeple's Twitter account and make off with $438,000 from followers through a phishing scam

"Stay safe out there," the NFT artist told his followers after the targeted scam. Beeple in 2021 so…

Carla Mozée   


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X is left with advertisers pushing dubious cryptocurrency and AI 'undressing' apps, users say after Musk's outburst

Experts in social media and advertising say an advertiser exodus has left X reliant on smaller, les…

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Legendary investor Jeremy Grantham warns the S&P is likely to crash by 30% and could nosedive 50% if 'a couple of wheels' fall off

Jeremy Grantham expects stocks to plunge, house prices to slump, and a recession to strike next yea…

Theron Mohamed