Nayib Bukele cancels trip to Bitcoin Conference due to "State of Emergency" in El Salvador.
One of the big speakers of the Bitcoin Conference this week was going to be Nayib Bukele where it was thought that he would announce the demand of his new Bitcoin Bond.
Unfortunately, a State of Emergency was issued in El Salvador after 87 citizens were killed in a 3 day span, linked to the MS13 gang.
Bukele remained in El Salvador and coordinated the detainment of over 6,000 suspected gang members.
Michael Saylor buys 4,197 more Bitcoin
This latest purchase brings Macro Strategies holdings to 129,218 Bitcoin with an average cost basis ~$30,700.
Leave some Bitcoin for the rest of us Michael!
Ted Cruz announces Bill that would prevent the FED from issuing CBDCs
A welcomed stance coming from a senate member!
CBDCs will create a direct connection from the FED to a nation's citizens monetarily.
CBDCs would allow the government to:
- See how you're spending your money
- Control what you can spend your money on
- Sanction or Freeze capital of individuals
- Withdraw or "delete" money as desired
These are just a few of the cons that come to mind. Read this article written by Emmanuel Awosika to learn why you should be frightened of CBDCs!
You will start to see a lot of propaganda around CBDCs in the coming months and years so be on the look out.
Vote AGAINST any bill or policy that will allow the government to exercise financial control over its citizens.
Starting April 6th 2022, the 2.4% charge fee will be removed for all Coinbase Card owners!
Coinbase also weeks away from deploying rotating rewards for every transaction.
Also ALSO, you can get part of your paycheck deposited to Coinbase at no cost!
Think what you will about Coinbase. They are at the forefront of establishing cryptocurrency as a viable payment mechanism.
Now if we could just get the capital gains tax event removed for small purchases...