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Weekend reading: Here’s one we made earlier

What caught my eye this week. R ummaging around to select an old post from the Monevator ‘archive-ator’ each week can be bittersweet. On the one hand, it seems I used to be smarter, wittier, and more productive. But a compensation for these memento mori moments is coming across those little nuggets that have aged rather better than me. Take these comments on tech stocks from December 2010, in a post about what I called the investor sentiment cycle: For a contrasting unloved sector, consider te...
Tags: Google, Facebook, UK, England, London, Marketing, US, Bloomberg, Paypal, Bbc, Bitcoin, NHS, Yale, New Zealand, Nasdaq, Gove

Bitcoin has 'considerable' upside as it better competes with gold as alternative currency, JPMorgan says

Reuters / Dado Ruvic Bitcoin has "considerable" upside in the long-term as it better competes with gold as an alternative currency, JPMorgan said in a note on Friday.With millenials set to become a more important market participant over the next few decades, their favorability towards bitcoin over gold should set up the cryptocurrency for success, according to JPMorgan.But bitcoin still represents only a paltry sum of the gold market, and the cryptocurrency would have to surge 10x from cur...
Tags: Trends, Paypal, Square, Jpmorgan, Don, Matthew Fox, Katie Stockton, Reuters Dado Ruvic Bitcoin, JPMorgan Cryptocurrencies

Plaseebo “Swamp Thing Night Gamer” Lottery

Plaseebo returns with their new “Swamp Thing Night Gamer" Lottery  that's open now thru Monday October 26th 2020. The “Swamp Thing Night Gamer" is a one of a kind custom of the Plaseebo vinyl Night Gamer figure inspired by the DC Comics character created by Len Wein and Bernie Wrightson in 1971. He has clear red inset eyes and a re-sculpted head and body. He is illuminated from within by a motion activated color-changing LED unit with replaceable batteries. The piece is painted with Monster Ko...
Tags: Toys, Usa, US, Paypal, Customs, Plaseebo, Bernie Wrightson, Len Wein, Bob Conge

One technical indicator signals bitcoin can lose steam after 10% PayPal rally

A chain of block erupters used for Bitcoin mining is pictured at the Plug and Play Tech Center in Sunnyvale, California, October 28, 2013. REUTERS/Stephen Lam Bitcoin's massive leap since Wednesday may have gone too far, too fast.The world's most popular cryptocurrency surged above $13,000 on Wednesday and continued to climb through the week after PayPal announced its users will soon be able to buy, sell, and hold bitcoin.Yet the token's 14-day Relative Strength Index passed 80 in Thursday ...
Tags: US, Trends, Paypal, Bitcoin, Federal Reserve, Biden, Paul Tudor Jones, Jpmorgan, Sunnyvale California, RSI, Mike Novogratz, Play Tech Center, Ben Winck, Stephen Lam Bitcoin

10 things you need to know before the opening bell

Scott Olson/Getty Images Welcome to 10 Things Before the Opening Bell. Sign up here to get this email in your inbox every morning.Here's what you need to know before markets open.1. PayPal explores crypto takeovers including Goldman-backed startup BitGo. The move expands on PayPal's recent entry into the digital currencies market. No deal has been finalized yet.2. Barclays smashed expectations and swung to profit with 3rd quarter earnings. The UK's second-biggest lender reduced provisions ...
Tags: Japan, UK, Finance, Wall Street, US, Trends, Markets, Paypal, Barclays, New York Stock Exchange, Biden, Goldman, Brexit, Fed, Scott Olson Getty, Mike Trigg

PayPal explores crypto takeovers including Goldman-backed startup BitGo, report says

Igor Golovniov/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images PayPal is exploring crypto takeovers including a Goldman-backed startup BitGo, according to a Bloomberg report.No deal has been finalized yet, and talks could still fall through as PayPal may seek other targets, the news agency reported.BitGo, which offers cryptocurrency wallets, runs on multisignature technology, meaning transactions can be executed by providing a collection of signatures for added security.PayPal only recently annou...
Tags: US, Trends, Bloomberg, Paypal, Goldman, Fed, Dan Schulman, Danielle DiMartino Booth, Igor Golovniov, Shalini Nagarajan, Getty Images PayPal

Nordic challenger bank Lunar raises €40M Series C, plans to enter the ‘buy now, pay later’ space

Lunar, the Nordic challenger bank that started out life as a personal finance manager app (PFM) but acquired a full banking license in 2019, has raised €40 million in Series C funding from existing investors. The injection of capital follows a €20 million Series B disclosed in April this year and comes on the back of Lunar rolling out Pro paid-for subscriptions — similar to a number of other challenger banks in Europe — personal consumer loans, and the launch of business bank accounts in August....
Tags: Fundings & Exits, Startups, TC, Europe, Sweden, Tech, Eu, Paypal, Finland, Denmark, Norway, Oslo, Klarna, Lunar, Denmark Sweden, PFM

How to Start an Etsy Shop

In this guide, we show you how to start an Etsy shop step-by-step, and make your craft business ideas a reality. Sellers can list handmade products, vintage items, and craft supplies. Once you figure out what you want to sell, it’s time to learn how to start an Etsy shop so you can get your products in front of potential buyers. When starting an Etsy shop, invest some time in learning about the platform. Then you can dive into best practices that take your Etsy shop to the next level — and star...
Tags: Google, Amazon, Facebook, Etsy, Sales, Startup, Paypal, Etsy Shop, Don, Etsy Store, Etsy Etsy, Facebook Instagram Pinterest, Etsy Payments, Etsy SEO, Etsy URL, Load Products

Use Paypal Key To Earn 5x Points Everywhere With Freedom/Freedom Flex This Quarter!

Paypal Key is a virtual card number that you can assign to any credit card in your Paypal account. There are no fees or hard credit pulls needed to get it. You can use the Paypal Key card number just like any other credit card online. I assigned one of our 6 Chase Freedom cards […]
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Billionaire investor Paul Tudor Jones calls bitcoin 'the best inflation trade' as the token surges above $13,000

Paul Tudor Jones. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz Bitcoin's October rally will continue as investors start scooping up the token as an inflation hedge, the billionaire investor Paul Tudor Jones said Thursday.The world's largest cryptocurrency is up nearly 20% this month and recently rallied above $13,000 for the first time since July 2019.With the Federal Reserve set to pursue price growth above 2% in the future, bitcoin will serve as "the best inflation trade," Jones said on CNBC.Betting on the cryp...
Tags: Apple, Google, Hong Kong, Trends, Paypal, Square, Fidelity, Goldman Sachs, Federal Reserve, Morgan Stanley, Tudor, Cnbc, Jones, Paul Tudor Jones, Fed, Mike Novogratz

UK fintech Mode jumps 9% on joining the Bitcoin bonanza, following the lead of US tech firms Square and Microstrategy

Mode, a digital banking app that has adopted Bitcoin as part of its treasury management strategy. Mode London-listed fintech Mode jumped 9% after announcing it would hold cash reserves in Bitcoin, following recent investments made by US tech firms Square and Microstrategy into the digital currency.Mode, which has its own digital banking app, is looking to restyle its long-term strategy by moving away from low-interest market products."We said 'let's hold 10% of our assets in Bitcoin to star...
Tags: UK, London, US, Trends, Markets, London Stock Exchange, Bank Of England, Paypal, Bitcoin, Square, Jack Dorsey, Fintech, Lse, Cryptocurrency, Mode, Jim Rogers

Billionaire investor Paul Tudor Jones calls bitcoin 'the best inflation trade' as token surges above $13,000

REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz Bitcoin's October rally will continue as investors start scooping up the token as an inflation hedge, billionaire investor Paul Tudor Jones said Thursday.The world's largest cryptocurrency is up nearly 20% this month and recently rallied above $13,000 for the first time since July 2019.With the Federal Reserve slated to pursue price growth above 2% in the future, bitcoin will serve as "the best inflation trade," Jones said on CNBC.Betting on the cryptocurrency is also...
Tags: Apple, Google, Hong Kong, Trends, Paypal, Square, Fidelity, Goldman Sachs, Federal Reserve, Tudor, Cnbc, Jones, Paul Tudor Jones, Fed, Mike Novogratz, Mike Trigg

Jack Ma's $200 billion Chinese fintech firm Ant Group just got the green-light from China for its monster IPO this month. Here's how the company went from an ant-sized startup to PayPal rival.

Jack Ma in China in 2019. Wang HE/Getty Images Ant Group, an affiliate fintech company of Chinese retail behemoth Alibaba, is gearing up to go public with an anticipated $200 billion valuation. The company was formed in 2014 to run Alipay, a ubiquitous digital payment service used by millions of Chinese shoppers. Here's what we know about Ant Group, whose IPO could catapult the fintech firm past the world's most established financial institutions, like Goldman Sachs. Visit Business Insider...
Tags: Apple, Amazon, Hong Kong, UK, Finance, China, US, Trends, Strategy, Tech, Paypal, Vienna, House Of Representatives, Shanghai, Alibaba, Tencent

Goldman Sachs faces record $350 million fine from Hong Kong over 1MDB scandal

AP Photo/Richard Drew, File Hong Kong's financial regulator slapped Goldman Sachs with a $350 million fine on Thursday for its involvement in the 1MDB scandal.The bank's "serious lapses" and deficiencies in management contributed to the misappropriation of $2.6 billion from the 1Malaysia Development Berhad fund, the Securities and Futures Commission said in a statement.The fine is the largest ever imposed by the SFC, and marks the latest in a string of hefty settlement charges for the bank...
Tags: Hong Kong, Finance, Banks, Wall Street, US, Trends, Markets, Financial Industry, Bloomberg, Regulators, Paypal, Malaysia, Bank Fines, Goldman Sachs, Department Of Justice, Bonds

Lyft will soon let riders pay for rides with Venmo

Lyft riders will soon have the option for paying and splitting fares using Venmo, the company said in a blog posting this morning. Venmo joins Lyft’s other payment methods of PayPal, credit cards, debit cards, Lyft Cash and more. To enable the payment method, users need to authorize Venmo in the Lyft app. Lyft says this feature is rolling out this month and will be available across its network in the coming weeks. This feature comes to Lyft several years after first hitting Uber in 2018....
Tags: TC, Lyft, Uber, Tech, Paypal, Venmo, Uber and Lyft, Lyft app Lyft, Venmo Prop

PayPal will start supporting bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies on its platform

PayPal will begin supporting Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, allowing users to buy, hold, and sell cryptocurrency directly from their PayPal account, the company announced on Wednesday. There are however, two potential caveats: users, at least for now, cannot use those cryptocurrencies outside of PayPal, and paying for things using cryptocurrencies even within PayPal’s ecosystem will only be possible early next year. PayPal is not the first payments company to support cryptocurrencies, but i...
Tags: Travel, News, India, US, Paypal, Fbi, Bitcoin, Square, Jack Dorsey, Cryptocurrencies, Bahamas, RBI, Supreme Court of India, New York State Department of Financial Services, Medianama, Sumit Gupta

Bitcoin value jumps as PayPal says it will accept cryptocurrencies... once it has the kinks worked out

Online payment goliath wants to encourage global use of virtual dosh The value of Bitcoin spiked on Wednesday after PayPal said it would soon start accepting cryptocurrencies, including Bitcoin, Ethereum, Bitcoin Cash, and Litecoin, through its online payment system.…
Tags: Paypal, Software, Litecoin

Global stocks slide as progress on stimulus stalls, with just two weeks to go to the US election

REUTERS/Brendan McDermid Global stocks slid on Thursday after the US Senate's stimulus smack-down dimmed the prospects of another relief package ahead of the November election.House Speaker Nancy Pelosi acknowledged that negotiations may not come together until after the election, although she has said: "I'm pretty happy. I think we have a prospect for an agreement."US futures edged lower after a top US official said Russia and Iran took "specific actions to influence public opinion" relat...
Tags: Asia, Europe, Japan, UK, London, Senate, China, Russia, Nikkei, Global, US, Trends, Gold, Eu, Iran, Paypal

Bitcoin prices surge after Paypal jumps into the cryptocurrency business

PayPal is launching its own cryptocurrency service, allowing people to buy, hold and sell digital currency on its site and applications.
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4 Benefits of Leveraging an Alumni Network to Grow Your Business

Corporate alumni networks are one of the top reservoirs with a higher potential for business growth. Unlimited number of people have secured jobs through people they know, with several studies showing that about 60-80% of the job roles are earned through professional connections. Despite such networks being cost-effective and easy to build, they remain largely untapped. Your success in any alumni network depends on your understanding of the network-specific mechanics and the involved law of attr...
Tags: Uncategorized, Marketing, Linkedin, Paypal, Reid Hoffman, Silicon Valley, Tesla YouTube

Daily Crunch: Quibi is shutting down

The end is in sight for Quibi, PayPal adds cryptocurrency support and Netflix tests a new promotional strategy. This is your Daily Crunch for October 21, 2020. The big story: Quibi is shutting down The much-hyped streaming video app led by Jeffrey Katzenberg and Meg Whitman, which raised nearly $2 billion in funding, is shutting down, according to reports in The Information and The Wall Street Journal. Katzenberg, a longtime Hollywood executive, had blamed the coronavirus pandemic for a lac...
Tags: Apple, Google, Mobile, Facebook, Asia, Hollywood, Media, Ipo, India, US, Tech, Walmart, Paypal, Netflix, United States, Jeffrey Katzenberg

US stocks edge lower as investors mull odds of stimulus deal by end of week

Brendan McDermid/Reuters US stocks declined slightly on Wednesday as investors weighed the latest developments in reaching a stimulus agreement.House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin failed to reach a deal before a Tuesday deadline and now aim to finalize a proposal before the weekend.Senate Democrats blocked Republicans' $500 billion "skinny bill," leaving both parties stuck in a stimulus deadlock.Oil futures sank on reports that US crude inventories climbed by 1...
Tags: Google, Senate, White House, China, US, Trends, General Motors, Markets, Paypal, Netflix, Bitcoin, House, Alibaba, Tencent, Treasury, Earnings

JPMorgan is taking on Square with a new card reader

Square and PayPal are disrupting the commercial banking industry. Now, the United States' largest bank is fighting back.
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NJ Gun Owner Trusts Police, Gets Arrested, Charged, and Home Raided

AmmoLand News has reported previously on the risk, history, and current state of 80% silencers. This post highlights the danger for patriots in non-free states. Original Instagram Fuel Filter Advertisement Carlstadt, New Jersey – -( New Jersey resident Mathew Moran tried to do the right thing. Moran ordered “fuel filters” from an advertisement on Instagram. When the package arrived from China, it had two items that looked more like silencers to him than fuel filters. Moran went...
Tags: New York, Instagram, Guns, China, US, America, Paypal, New Jersey, State Government, Murphy, Bergen County, Evan, Moran, Carlstadt, US Post Office, Gun Rights News

Bitcoin rally sends world’s top cryptocurrency ahead of gold and silver

Bitcoin‘s price (BTC) jumped 8% on Thursday to almost break $13,000, its highest point since July last year. The rally comes hours after PayPal revealed it would soon support buying, selling, and holding BTC, Ethereum, Litecoin, and Bitcoin Cash. Today’s Bitcoin’s price peak means the world’s most popular cryptocurrency has now eclipsed gold and silver to become the best performing of the three “commodities” over the past year.[Read: PayPal to support Bitcoin and other crypto — but merchants mus...
Tags: Startups, Paypal, Bitcoin, Btc, Cryptocurrency, Blockchain, Hard Fork, BTC Ethereum Litecoin

Nikola surges 13% after GM president reiterates confidence in partnership plans

Nikola Badger. Nikola Nikola leaped as much as 13% on Wednesday after General Motors President Mark Reuss said he still sees a path forward for a partnership between the two automakers.Appearing on Bloomberg TV and in interviews aired Wednesday, Reuss said the companies are moving forward in completing a $2 billion deal.A deal hasn't been finalized, he added, but the automakers have until December 3 to reach an agreement.Nikola tumbled on Friday after its CEO said it had a strategy ready ...
Tags: Cars, Trends, General Motors, Markets, Paypal, Electric Vehicles, Gm, Automotive Industry, Goldman Sachs, EVs, Cnbc, Milton, Mark Reuss, Jim Rogers, Bloomberg TV, Nikola

Bitcoin could surge to $14,000 as short-term momentum improves, technical strategist Katie Stockton says

Chesnot/Getty Images Bitcoin's 8% surge on Wednesday could be just the beginning of an even bigger move higher if analysis from Fairlead Strategies' Katie Stockton proves to be correct.In a note on Wednesday, Stockton said that improving technicals could shore up Bitcoin's price to $14,000, representing a 10% jump from current levels."Bitcoin has seen short term momentum improve within its long term uptrend and has a good amount of room to resistance, which is close to about $14,000," Stoc...
Tags: Trends, Paypal, Bitcoin, Stockton, Jim Rogers, Mike Novogratz, Matthew Fox, Katie Stockton, Fairlead

Investors shouldn't hold their breath for pre-election stimulus, Goldman Sachs says

Photo taken on Sept. 2, 2020 shows the U.S. Capitol Building in Washington, D.C., the United States. Ting Shen/Xinhua/Getty Images While Democrats and the White House push forward with stimulus talks, Goldman Sachs still doesn't expect a near-term breakthrough.Odds of a pre-election bill "continue to look very low" as the biggest issues between both parties loom large, the team led by Jan Hatzius wrote in a Tuesday note.Still, negotiations will likely continue as "neither side benefits from...
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PayPal allows Bitcoin and crypto spending

Cryptocurrencies are being added to one of the world's biggest online payment networks.
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Bitcoin surges after Paypal jumps into the cryptocurrency business

PayPal is launching its own cryptocurrency service, allowing people to buy, hold and sell digital currency on its site and applications.
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