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Fewer people are getting married. The reason why is stunning, according to science

September 15th, 2019 at 12:40 pm » Comments Off

It’s come to this. Perhaps it’s about time. We live in singular times. Technology encourages us to disappear into our own personal worlds. Meanwhile, relationships seems to get harder and harder. Why, in a sign of apocalyptic avenues approaching, even Facebook is launching a dating service.



Bitcoin And Cryptocurrencies are a hedge for bad government

September 5th, 2019 at 11:36 am » Comments Off

World leaders and delegates depart a family photo session at the Group of 20 (G-20) summit in Osaka, Japan, on Friday, June 28, 2019. There’s been a lot of news recently, especially with the advent of a news cycle focused on a potential recession, on the role of bitcoin and cryptocurrencies from a short-term investment […]



The world’s $86 trillion economy visualized in one chart

August 30th, 2019 at 12:59 pm » Comments Off

The world’s GDP still grew a healthy 6.9% in 2018, up from $80.2 trillion in 2017 to $85.8 trillion. Nearly half of this growth came from the world’s two largest economies: the United States, at $20.5 trillion (up 5.4% from 2017), and China, at $13.6 trillion (up 10%). However, fear of a global recession are […]



IRS says it’s sending warning letter to US cryptocurrency owners

August 10th, 2019 at 1:20 am » Comments Off

The U.S. Internal Revenue Service (IRS) announced Friday that it has begun sending letters to taxpayers who own cryptocurrency, advising them to pay any back taxes they may owe or to file amended tax returns regarding their holdings. In a news bulletin, the agency said that it began mailing what it called “educational letters” last […]



How Crypto could bring tax evasion to the masses

August 2nd, 2019 at 9:41 am » Comments Off

Loopholes in lending laws are allowing cryptocurrency users to escape taxes — and the government can’t keep up WWealthy families and merchants first conjured up the idea of offshore banking in 19th century Europe, seeking a place to store funds away from tax-hungry governments in the aftermath of the Napoleonic wars. Since then, it’s been […]



11 critical skills for the future