You finally decided that instead of buying more Tesla stock, you’re going to try your hand at cryptocurrency and diversify some of your investments.
Great. You’re excited, but as you look through currency exchanges on your traditional trading platform, you can’t find any crypto listings.
So you’re thinking about investing money in cryptocurrency.
You’ve seen the headlines, your friends’ Facebook posts and celebrities promoting token sales, known as Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs), essentially a crowdfunding alternative (think IPO meets Kickstarter) to traditional venture capital fund raising that rewards early investors.
Media coverage is increasing at a rapid rate and your Uber driver is talking about the next big thing in crypto. All of a sudden everyone wants in.