Getting to Know the Stable Side of Crypto
Hansen Holdings has extensive knowledge about cryptocurrencies. This includes the often overlooked environment surrounding this new asset class. It is so much more than Bitcoin! From stablecoins to crypto accounts to high-yield earnings, we take the volatility out of crypto investments.
We are currently in the process of developing a stable, high-yield crypto fund for investors. In the meantime, we have prepared informative videos that explore this topic and process in more detail.
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What is Crypto?
Crypto is a term that comes from the word cryptography which is the art of writing or solving codes. The earliest known use of cryptography goes all the way back to ancient Egypt in 1900 BC with stone carvings of hidden coded text. Cryptocurrency is digital money created from code and uses an online ledger with strong cryptography to secure online transactions. Today, “crypto” is most often used in reference to cryptocurrency. Keep Reading
What is a Stablecoin?
Learn about stablecoins, the three major types and how they achieve their stability. For investors interested in gaining exposure to cryptocurrency but are worried about volatility, stablecoins are the answer. While cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin and Ethereum have disrupted the way many investors think about money, traditional investors may opt to steer clear as prices can change drastically from one moment to the next. Stablecoins, on the other hand, are much less subject to volatility, in fact, they have virtually none at all. Keep Reading
How Inflation is Losing You Money RIGHT NOW!
You are losing money if your money is in a traditional savings account. The reason for this is inflation. Inflation decreases the purchasing power of your money. Take a 70’s McDonald’s menu, for example. In the 1970’s, a Big Mac was 65 cents. Compare that with today’s Big Mac which is $3.99. That’s over six times more expensive! Another good example is the cost of a new car. Back in the 90’s it was about $15,000. Today, it’s $40,000 for that same new car. Keep Reading
High Interest Crypto Accounts
For the most part, cryptocurrency-backed earning accounts function similarly to traditional savings accounts. You deposit your funds in the account and the institution lends it to investors. In exchange, you earn interest on your balance. In this case, however, the funds you deposit are stablecoins such as USDC or UST. Compared with traditional savings accounts, the rate of returns are impressive. Keep Reading
How to Earn 12% A Year On Your Money
The process outlined in this video can be complicated. That’s why we are currently working on a High-Yield Crypto Earnings fund where we can do this for you!
How to Earn 20% A Year On Your Money
This process is a bit more complicated than most and also involves a bit more risk. That’s why we are currently working on a High-Yield Crypto Earnings fund where you, too, can benefit from high interest rates.
Paying Taxes on Crypto Gains
Just like a traditional savings account, any interest earned from a high-yield crypto earning account is considered taxable income by the IRS and must be reported on your tax return. Interest from all savings accounts is taxed at your earned income tax rate for the year. Keep Reading
Our Crypto Investing Stories
Listen to Matt & Jake talk about some of our hits and misses as we learned to navigate the world of cryptocurrency.
If you have any questions please feel free to email Matt Hansen or schedule a phone or Zoom call.