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Norway says “no way” to Bitcoins.

Bitcoins are an asset not a currency according to Norwegian taxing officials. Norway announces its position after evaluating how to tax Bitcoins. The director general of taxation made the announcement […]

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Money has value because you believe it has value

Listening to Bloomberg’s interview with former Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan was entertaining to say the least. While dodging questions about current fed policy, the former chairman was at liberty […]

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Bitcoins for holiday shopping?

In a previous post I touched on the subject of Bitcoins. Since that time there have been several new developments about the currency in the media. On November 27, 2013 […]

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Origin labeling may increase price of meat.

The country-of-origin-labeling (COOL) law requiring beef, pork, poultry, and lamb sold in the U.S. to carry information about the source of the meat was passed into law in 2002. Although […]

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Secret website provides insight to internet’s underbelly.

In October the Agence France-Presse reported the shadowy website Silk Road had been shut down by federal authorities. The F.B.I. also arrested the alleged owner and operator of the website […]

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Market update requires reference material.

[Warning! This post is not for the squeamish as it contains poor attempts at comedy and puns and possibly a heavy concentration of cliche buzzwords] Was today a good or […]