Tag Archives: agorism

Bitcoin is an “opt in” community currency, here’s how you can get it at a discount

Bitcoin is a currency used by a community of individuals and businesses. It is used to facilitate the trade of goods and services. It is private, irreversible and transfers are virtually instantaneous – whether they are across the room or … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Bitcoin: The Ultimate Offshore Bank Account?

By Anthony Freeman In my previous posts (here, here, here, here and here) I’ve highlighted the many benefits of bitcoin and I recommend you review them for further understanding. In this post I will focus on what I believe gives … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 22 Comments

Bitcoin and the “non-economists” at The Economist

by Anthony Freeman Here are some quick comments on a recent article from The Economist: In the article the unnamed author makes the following statement: “Attracting enough users to smooth such volatility seems unlikely in the foreseeable future. Established fiat … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 8 Comments

How to deal with price volatility when pricing your goods and services in Bitcoin

If you are like me, you are excited about the whole idea of using bitcoin as an alternative currency. You are motivated to take control of your money instead of leaving it in the hands of central bankers and politicians. … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Ethics of Voting

Doug Casey reiterates what Lysander Spooner wrote so eloquently in his 1867 essay: No Treason VI: The Constitution of No Authority: From Conversations with Casey: (Interviewed by Louis James, Editor, International Speculator) L: Doug, last week we spoke about presidents.  … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Feeding The Mouth That Bites You

The beauty of free-market competition is the fact that you can vote with your dollars.  If a company provides an inferior product or service you can take your business to another company that provides a better value for your hard-earned … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment