“XRP Nightcap with DNI” Ep. #25 “Has the U.S. Govt. Gone Too Far?” (Main topic starts at 19:10)

Standard crypto-coins are a code-based resource created to be used as an apparatus of exchange. New crypto-coins may be found via mining. Everyone is able to get involved by using their device.

Mining uses a large amount of time and electrical energy, though. A high-powered computer is also vital, to mine successfully. On the other hand, Ripple is a centralised asset, which cannot be mined. A fixed supply of units were created by the organisation and this limit will never be exceeded. 

Eager to purchase crypto-currency? The process is quite easy but one must exercise caution, whenever making an internet transaction of any sort.

Today, more than 50% of all purchases are completed over the internet. Online shopping is convenient and easy, hence additional numbers of citizens are turning to this option rather than battling the throngs in the malls. The web also allows people to carry out more valuable research and pick-up the best deals. Nonetheless, there still is a murky side to online shopping. Here are the important guidelines, one need to learn.

Only buy from home. Hackers may easily access your data when you make use of free-for-all wifi connections, which means it is less dangerous to purchase from home than in retail premises. Avoid making purchases while waiting at railway stations, guesthouses or other free free wifi zones.

Steer clear of Twitter/FaceBook deals. Do not rely on these types of offers as the majority of URLs are abbreviated. This means you cannot be confident that the link transports you to a genuine website.

Buy with a credit card. Never use a debit card. The majority of debit cards require that acts of fraud be reported in less than a couple of days to obtain limit liability. Never wire payments to vendors. You cannot get your money returned should you do this. Always look at credit card statements. Place online receipts inside a designated email folder, then you can crosscheck transactions.

Never give out any excess information. There's no need to give out your driver's license number. Don't reveal your social security information either. If a site request this info, it should concern you. Choose complicated passwords that only you can recall. Then if your phone/PC to remember the password, always select 'No'. Should someone else gain access to the machine then they might find your credit card number and code.

Do not fall prey to gift card scams. When you get an email that says you are going to receive a gift card and then asks your credit card details, ignore it. Legitimate businesses will not ask details such as this. Always remember this, because it's important that customers act wisely when buying over the net. Order from home and make sure that the vendor is for real.

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