Ripple XRP news October 15th – 21st

Normal cryptocurrency is a digital holding designed to work as a medium of exchange. New units are found through mining. Anyone is able to do this if they have a device.

Mining requires a lot of hours and electricity, however. A powerful machine is also required, to mine effectively. On the other hand, XRP is a centralised resource, which cannot be mined. A finite supply of coins were made by the firm and this number will never be added to. 

Ready to purchase crypto? The process is extremely straightforward but one should exercise caution, whenever making an internet transaction of any type.

These days, more than 50% of all purchases are carried out over the net. Online shopping is straightforward and easy, meaning that more and more people are switching to this alternative instead of battling the hordes in the shops. The web also lets them to do more valuable research and grab the best deals. Even so, there still is a shadowy aspect of e-commerce. These are the vital protocols, you should follow.

Always shop from your house/apartment. Criminals may easily access your info when you take advantage of non-private wifi connections, therefore it is less risky to buy from your living-room than in retail premises. Do not make purchases when you are waiting at bus stations, hotels or any kind of free connected public areas.

Beware of FaceBook/Twitter offers. Do not trust these sorts of offers as many URLs are shortened. That means customers can't be sure that the link takes you to a genuine site.

Pay with your credit card. Never use a debit card. Most debit cards require that fraudulent purchases are reported in under two days to obtain limit liability. Never wire payments to vendors. You cannot get your cash back when you do this. Make sure you check credit card statements. Place online receipts within a separate email folder, so you may crosscheck payments.

Don't provide any excess information. You don't need to provide your driver license number. They don't need your social security number either. If any site request this information, it should concern you. Select long passwords that only you can remember. Then if your computer asks to save the password, always select 'No'. Should somebody gain access to the machine that person might discover your credit card info.

Don't fall for gift card scams. If you receive an email which says you are going to get a gift card and then asks your credit card info, mark it as spam. Law-abiding retailers will never request details such as this. Always remember this, as it's necessary that buyers remain cautious when shopping on the internet. Purchase from home and first establish that the seller is genuine.

Don't forget to add our website to your bookmarks and check back every day to keep up with everything happening with Ripple.