How to link your PayPal account to your Google Pay account on an iPhone or Android

Saving your payment details on your smartphone can be a good way to save time and avoid the hassle of finding your credit card every time you want to pay for something. If you use Google Pay and want more ways to pay, adding your PayPal account can also be a good option. There are a few other advantages of doing so, too. For example, you can rent and buy movies on YouTube without having to add your payment details, or use your PayPal funds to pay for things like…

Bitcoin Selling for $24,000 per BTC in Iran as US Tensions Escalate

Iran-based sellers on peer-to-peer trading platform LocalBitcoins are currently asking for around 1 billion Iranian rials or over $24,000 per Bitcoin (BTC) — well over its 2017 all-time high — as tensions reach a boiling point between Washington and Tehran. Bitcoin price soars in Iranian rials The staggering premium in Iran relative to current global market price — around $7,350 — comes in the wake of an airstrike at Baghdad’s airport ordered by United States President Donald Trump that killed the head of the Iranian Revolutionary Guards’ elite Quds Force,…

How to make money from your unwanted Christmas gifts

SANTA might not always get it right on Christmas Day, but there’s no need to let unwanted gifts go to waste. One person’s junk is another’s treasure so you can make a tidy profit out of reselling them, whether it’s clothing, books or gadgets. If you’ve got unwanted Christmas presents sitting around, you could make a tidy sum by selling them online Alternatively, you can give them as gifts to other people or return or exchange them. Here are our tips to help you on your quest to get rid…

XAU/USD Remains Below 1,480.00

On Thursday, the XAU/USD exchange rate traded sideways around the 1,475.00 level. During today’s morning, the rate was trading at the given level. Note that yellow metal is pressured by the 55– and 100-hour SMAs, as well the monthly PP at 1,476.00. Thus, it is likely that some downside potential could prevail in the market. Note that the exchange rate could gain support of the 200-hour moving average, currently located at 1,470.95. If the given support holds, it is likely that gold could continue to consolidate against the US Dollar…

Update: Bitcoin and cryptocurrency markets suddenly rebounded yesterday

Bitcoin and cryptocurrency markets suddenly rebounded yesterday, with the bitcoin price climbing back above the psychological $7,000 per bitcoin mark after a sell-off earlier in the week. The bitcoin price has been stuck in a downward trend for the past few months and previously dipped under $7,000 per bitcoin in November, only to jump back again. But should we have seen bitcoin’s rebound coming? A report out earlier this month found the cost of creating new bitcoin, a process known as mining, now averages around $6,300 per bitcoin—something that could mean bitcoin is perhaps…

UK’s Oldest Crypto Exchange to unlist other currencies and Focus Solely on Bitcoin

the splinter currency founded two years ago in the aftermath of bitcoin’s heated scaling debate. Starting Jan. 3, Coinfloor will support only bitcoin, whose eleventh anniversary happens to fall on that day.  The plan comes ahead of the launch of ethereum 2.0, tentatively planned for early 2020, which will begin the process of shifting the network away from the energy-consuming proof-of-work (PoW) consensus mechanism to proof-of-stake (PoS).  Coinfloor’s decision suggests that nurturing a team with the specific expertise to follow the technical trials and tribulations of coins like ethereum may…

Ethereum’s block rewards have fallen to their lowest level

  Ethereum’s block rewards have fallen to their lowest level yet with 10,254 eth per block worth circa $1.5 million a day. In addition, 410 eth per uncle orphaned blocks and 15 eth for the inclusion of these orphans is given, making it a total of circa 10,700 eth. Then, there are also fees of about 400 eth a day, so miners receive circa ◊11,000, worth $1,550,560. Ethereum block rewards drop, Dec 2019 The above automatic reduction is due to an increase in block times to now nearly every 17…

Bitcoin Says Goodbye To $7K – BTC Price Analysis

After two weeks of consolidation steadily above the $7000, Bitcoin broke below. If you were following the recent price analysis posts here, you would not be surprised. Bitcoin was showing weakness, not being able to overcome the mid-term descending trend-line (shown both on the following 4-hour and 1-day charts). Aside from this, the long positions are mysteriously increasing to their all-time high. This is definitely not a good sign for the bulls, as they are already smelling the long squeeze. The strange thing is that it hadn’t started yet – the longs…

NOTORIOUS DARK WEB CRIMINAL MAKES BITCOIN PRICE PREDICTION FROM PRISON

Bitcoin is on the brink of another massive price surge that will take its value up to $100,000 (£75,000) in 2020, according to the founder of the world’s most famous dark web marketplace. Ross Ulbricht is currently serving a double life sentence in a US prison for creating the now defunct Silk Road, which was the first place bitcoin was used as a currency on a significant scale. Following his arrest in October 2013, bitcoin experienced its first major price spike that saw it shoot from $100 to over $1,000 in a matter of months.…

Keystone Bank promises free debit-cards to customers who reactivate their dormant accounts.

Keystone Bank Limited has promised to give free debit cards to customers who reactivate dormant or inactive accounts in the festive periods. Such customers, according to the bank, must also make a deposit of N2,500 into the accounts and carry out at least one transaction on any of the electronic channels. Its Executive Director, Olaniran Olayinka, said the gesture was to reward customers in the Yuletide season. According to him: “At Keystone Bank, customers are more than kings; they are our partners; hence we are always exploring all possible avenues…