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Cryptocurrencies: You in, or out?

Discussion in 'Financial Cents' started by Asia-Off-Grid, Nov 21, 2017.

  1. Motomom34

    Motomom34 Monkey+++

    I agree. I read that article and all those people, they gambled on a risk and lost. Odd that he was sick and went to another country and died. You would think he would have left his passwords etc... somewhere or with someone.
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  2. BTPost

    BTPost Stumpy Old Fart Snow Monkey Moderator

    That has gots to be the DUMBEST bunch or Blockhead Stump Rocks that ever walked the planet... Allowing their funds to be controlled by someone else....
  3. Wildbilly

    Wildbilly Monkey+

    My guess is that he didn't trust anyone...which is kinda sad.
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  4. Motomom34

    Motomom34 Monkey+++

    Sadly I do not trust anyone either. If I was one of his investors I would want proof of death. His company was in trouble, he was sick, he went overseas and died. Hundreds of millions is now lost?
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  5. VisuTrac

    VisuTrac Ваша мать носит военные ботинки Site Supporter+++

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  6. apache235

    apache235 Monkey++

    Not only allowing their funds to be controlled by someone else, but just what exactly did they have that was of value? An electronic blip that someone else said was valuable, THAT makes no sense to me. I know, I'm an antique, but if I can't hold it, just because someone else says it exists doesn't mean that it does.
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  7. Gator 45/70

    Gator 45/70 Monkey+++

    Buy land
  8. T. Riley

    T. Riley Monkey+++ Site Supporter++

    I agree. Pay off debt and acquire hard assets, not funny money.
  9. apache235

    apache235 Monkey++

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  10. arleigh

    arleigh Goophy monkey

    you don't own land , the government can take it any time they want .
    If you have the money to invest, get gold or silver or ammo or food/water, radio communications, and the means to move at random .
  11. 3M-TA3

    3M-TA3 Cold Wet Monkey Site Supporter++

    Agreed the land you "own" can be taken away by the government at any time any you will be compensated as they deem "fair". The moment it can be used to generate more revenue to the government than you pay in taxes it will belong to someone else. It's even less secure the fiat currency your saving and other investments are in, since Emminent Domain land seizures happen every day.

    IMO land "ownership" is a fee you pay for the privilege that allows you to pay taxes to the government. Whatta deal.
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  12. Wang Lung is wrong!
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  13. Gator 45/70

    Gator 45/70 Monkey+++

    Buy land, There not making it anymore!
    T. Riley and BTPost like this.
  14. Ganado

    Ganado Monkey+++

    that's not true they are making it in Dubai :ROFLMAO:

    and the Chinese are making islands in the soth China sea
    oldawg, VisuTrac and Gator 45/70 like this.
  15. ghrit

    ghrit Bad company Administrator Founding Member

    Singapore is reclaiming land as well.
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  16. Gator 45/70

    Gator 45/70 Monkey+++

    Ahh Hell,Next you 2 will bring up the Dutch
  17. Cruisin Sloth

    Cruisin Sloth Special & Slow

    I got THAT !!!
    im 340' above and 300 away , cliff swimming soon , I BUILT THE LADDER TO SEE , BOOBS when they con=me up
    :0 @Ganado
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  18. Waydah

    Waydah Monkey

    I simply do not understand why anyone would want to transfer any of their wealth into something they can never see or feel, and that is dependent totally on an internet-based system with ones and zeros out in cyberspace. I mean, what could possibly go wrong? *laugh* Its even worse than all those who have bought 'paper' gold and expect to be shipped physical gold upon demand should the economy go bust.
    Idahoser and Gator 45/70 like this.
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