Uncovering the hidden costs of the petrodollar.

And they may compete in a new monetary system that moves away from the petrodollar and all of its costly externalities: a neutral Bitcoin standard that plays to the strengths of open societies, does not depend on dictators or fossil fuels, and is ultimately run by citizens, not the entrenched elite.

https://bitcoinmagazine.com/culture/the-hidden-costs-of-the-petrodollar

The Bitcoin Tipping Point Did Occur in 2020.

When Bitcoin passes gold’s market cap in 10 or 20 years, everyone will remember that Paul Tudor Jones’ public choice in May 2020 was the tipping point for Bitcoin.

https://www.inbitcoinwetrust.net/the-bitcoin-tipping-point-did-occur-in-2020-but-it-is-not-called-covid-19-eecf6c32acae

ASSET DNA: Explaining Bitcoin’s speculative attack on the dollar.

The logical conclusion of this trend is that eventually, nobody will be willing to lend dollars when they can just buy bitcoin with those dollars themselves. And once the world has reached that level of understanding of bitcoin, it’s game over.

https://bitcoinmagazine.com/culture/asset-dna-explaining-bitcoins-speculative-attack-on-the-dollar

As Bitcoin leads the global monetary melting, sustained deflation will introduce unrestrained prosperity and abundance.

Bitcoin’s hierarchy of needs.

Bitcoin achieves the unit of account (UoA) status for everyone globally while simultaneously becoming the most desirable asset to own. Which only encourages more people to continue using it as their store of value (Sov) and medium of exchange (MoE).

https://bitcoinmagazine.com/culture/bitcoins-hierarchy-of-needs

Bitcoin Loans: The Ultimate Guide to Bitcoin-Backed Loans.

Bitcoin-backed US dollar loans may be a good option for those who have held bitcoin long-term, have a relatively low tax basis, and need access to dollars. As bitcoin becomes a larger share of an individual’s overall assets, many holders would like to improve their lives by accessing the liquidity from bitcoin gains.

Eight years as a Bitcoin hodler.

Back in 2013 I first read the word ‘Bitcoin’ in a news article about a bank bail-in in Cyprus. The government was in debt and their solution was raiding personal bank accounts. The article mentioned this also led to a boon in Bitcoin — a new digital currency that existed beyond the reach of the government.

https://medium.datadriveninvestor.com/eight-years-as-a-bitcoin-hodler-4a84c5df859a

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hector_Hodler

Why Bitcoin Is Readier Than Ever To Moon.

In the last two months of the year 2020, the price of bitcoin has matched and surpassed its 2017 all-time high. But unlike the previous time, the general feeling is not that we find ourselves in a bubble that is about to pop. On the contrary, it feels like major investors and hedge fund managers are just discovering that Bitcoin can help them protect their savings against the inflationary tendencies or the US dollar.

Billionaire Ray Dalio reviewed Bitcoin.

“I think that Bitcoin (and some other digital currencies) have, over the last ten years, established themselves as interesting gold-like asset alternatives, with similarities and differences to gold and other limited-supply, mobile (unlike real estate) store holds of wealth.”

https://www.msn.com/en-us/money/savingandinvesting/billionaire-ray-dalio-reviewed-bitcoin-praised-china-and-explained-his-thoughts-on-the-outlook-for-financial-markets-in-a-reddit-session-here-are-his-10-best-quotes/ar-BB1bLtKb

Ray Dalio wearing glasses and smiling at the camera: Business Insider