Hey everyone, it’s Whatever Wednesdays again. As you can tell by the sensationalized article title, we’re going to talk about Crypto today… more specifically about “Bitcoin $12k? Facebook’s Libra? “ It’s been awhile since I’ve talked about Crypto. I thought this year was going to be a little more exciting than it has been thus far. However, this year has been pretty boring. There has been some price action up and down, but the real […]

Bitcoin $12k? Facebook’s Libra? #illumedati

Hey everyone, it’s Whatever Wednesdays again. This will just be a short post to ponder the question “Is Crypto Alive Again?” Is Crypto Alive Again? The answer is “kind of”. My last few posts in general about crypto have been pretty pessimistic or “bearish” if you will. In general, crypto is mostly just speculative. Why is there a “bull run” all of the sudden? Well, in the last few days, we’ve seen Bitcoin have two […]

Is Crypto Alive Again? #illumedati

Hey everyone, it’s Whatever Wednesdays again. Today will just be a short post on “What’s up with Cardano?” and where it’s going. For those of you who don’t follow cryptocurrency or my take on it, the long and short of it is that I consider cryptocurrency (in its current state) to be gambling. However, I truly do believe that in the end, it will be transformative technology, I just don’t know when the end is, […]

What’s up with Cardano? #illumedati

Hey everyone, it’s Whatever Wednesdays again…. and I’m posting this at 10 pm Hawaii Time, so it’ll probably show up as being posted on Thursday… This post is “Dad Life Part Two“. However, it doesn’t really matter what time it says it was posted, since this isn’t a real post, but more of an explanation. My son woke up sick so I needed to take him to the doctor. Luckily, this is one of my […]

Dad Life Part Two #illumedati

Hey everyone, it’s Finance Fridays again. This is kind of a short, niche post on “Crypto and Taxes”. Crypto and Taxes Yes. Just like anything else, you need to pay taxes on your cryptocurrency gains. Obviously, where you are in the world treats taxes differently. However, for the purposes of this post, I am specifically talking about United States Taxes. Oh man, I have to pay taxes? Yes. The IRS has, for some reason, defined […]

Crypto and Taxes #illumedati

Hey guys, it’s Whatever Wednesdays again and I’m here with some more Quick Gift Ideas for Xmas. FIDELO Carbon Fiber Minimalist Wallet I’ve been a wallet minimalist since college. I’ve been using the J.Crew Magic Wallet for about 20 years now and I’ve been through about 3 of them in that time frame. When I bought them I think they were around $20, however, that may have changed. Anyways, I was looking into trying a new […]

Quick Gift Ideas for Xmas #illumedati