Business, Finance & Economics

Business, Finance & Economics

This section tracks events and developments that may have profound effects on the economy and how businesses need to adapt in a rapidly-changing landscape.

Why Bitcoin Matters

Posted: 30th Dec 2020 | Marquez Comelab | Last Update: 30th Dec 2020 | Full View
When I first heard about Bitcoin, I thought it was just some toy with which some technologists invented so they can amuse themselves. I just assumed it was all still experimental. I did not look much into it. Many of you are probably thinking along those same lines. What is the point of it? Why should it matter? I believe we need to understand the bigger reasons why we should even get involved in anything let alone Bitcoin and Cryptocurrencies.

Covid-19, the Near Future and You (Part III)

Posted: 25th Nov 2020 | Marquez Comelab | Last Update: 25th Nov 2020 | Full View
In this video, we complete our discussion on the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic, how it is affecting the job market, businesses and industries. What trend has it triggered in how people make their living and we highlight how technology, like the Internet, Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies can and may help us.

How far Bitcoin and Cryptocurrencies fell from their all-time highs and will they rise again

Posted: 25th Nov 2020 | Marquez Comelab | Last Update: 24th Nov 2020 | Full View
We take a look at how far Bitcoin and Cryptocurrencies have fallen from their all-time highs and where they are now. With recent news of big institutional investors soaking up Bitcoin's supply, will Bitcoin and Cryptocurrencies rise again?

Paypal allows purchases with Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin and Bitcoin Cash

Posted: 25th Oct 2020 | Marquez Comelab | Last Update: 25th Oct 2020 | Full View
We go over the performance of trading signals the last week and discuss one the big announcement that Paypal made this week, which could not only bring about massive changes to Bitcoin and Cryptocurrencies, but to the payments and financial industry as well.

Covid 19, The Near Future and You - The circumstances we need to prepare for

Posted: 18th Oct 2020 | Marquez Comelab | Last Update: 18th Oct 2020 | Full View
Summer is over, and winter is coming. Covid-19 cases and deaths are rising at an alarming rate. The UK, France, the Netherlands and Belgium and other European nations are tightening their measures to prepare for the second wave of the Coronavirus pandemic.

New YouTube Channel — Trading Adventures

Posted: 5th Oct 2020 | Marquez Comelab | Last Update: 4th Oct 2020 | Full View
There are posts that are better presented as videos than as a blog or an article. So we have created a YouTube Channel we can use to publish videos. The YouTube Channel is called Trading Adventures and it will cover videos related to trading Bitcoin and Cryptocurrencies as well as exploring their use-cases in business and in everyday life.
Travel Adventures

Ray Dalio Says 'Inflation Is Coming' - How To Prepare

Posted: 15th Aug 2020 | Marquez Comelab | Last Update: 15th Aug 2020 | Full View
I wrote about my concerns for inflation a few months ago. The printing of money, as necessary as it may seem to be in the short-term, has long-term ramifications. Ray Dalio explains these concerns further. Wealth is not destroyed, rather it is transferred to another asset, to another country, etc. This is why investing or trading in other assets like real-estate, gold, silver, Bitcoin SV and other cryptocurrencies. The more diverse your portfolio is, the better.

Industries most and least impacted by COVID-19

Posted: 3rd Jul 2020 | Marquez Comelab | Last Update: 4th Jul 2020 | Full View
Industries that are doing relatively well during Covid-19 in the US (but still an indicator for potential trends in other countries): Vacation rentals are rising — people want to rent places nearby, driveable, to avoid having to travel by air or train.  Sporting goods Luxury goods are recovered quickly Many e-Commerce businesses are doing relatively well Companies reacted three ways when Covid-19 kicked in:

How is Money Created? – Everything You Need to Know

Posted: 2nd Jul 2020 | Marquez Comelab | Last Update: 2nd Jul 2020 | Full View
"With trillions of dollars being printed around the world, it's time we take a look into how money is created."